Spring on the York College campus

FACULTY

Christopher J. Cabott, Esq.

Education

  • B.A., LaSalle University
  • J.D., Widener University School of Law

Credentials

  • Recording Contracts
  • Music Publishing Contracts
  • Production Contracts
  • Sound Recording and Songwriting Copyrights
  • Artist Management Agreements

Courses

  • Copyright, Music Licensing and Music Publishing

Honors

  • National Football League Certified Contract Advisor, 2007
  • Order of the Barristers Oral Advocacy Honor Recipient, 2005
  • Widener University School of Law Outstanding Service Award Recipient, 2005
  • Widener University School of Law Dean Arthur A. Weeks Award Recipient, 2005
  • Tulane Mardi Gras Invitational National Moot Court Sports Law Competition Champion, 2005

Recent Publications

  • Co-author, Keeping out the Little Guy: An Older Contract Advisor's Concern, A Younger Contract Advisor's Lament. 12 Vill. Sports & Entertainment. L.J. 1 (2005)
  • Author, Real Talk: The Independent Artist's Guide to Music Ownership and Income. Unsigned Magazine, September/October 2007 Edition (p. 27)

Recent Presentations

  • "Music Ownership and Income", Zane Management and G-Unit Records Music Producers Business Workshop, 2007
  • "Reducing Your Personal Liability in the Music Industry", Zane Management and G-Unit Records Music Producers Business Workshop, 2007
  • "Production Contracts 101", Zane Management and G-Unit Records Music Producers Business Workshop, 2007
  • "Managing to Manage: An Industry Perspective on Artist Management", National Association of Recording Arts & Sciences Independent Music Conference, 2007
  • "The Fundamentals of Sound Recording and Musical Composition Copyrights", Zane Management and Atlantic Records Music Producers Placements and Royalties Workshop, 2007

Service

  • American Bar Association Forum on Entertainment and Sports Law
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • National Association of Recording Arts & Sciences
  • National Sports Marketing Network
  • Widener University School of Law Alumni Board of Directors