Intellectual Property, Entertainment & Sports

Mission

Established in 1998, this section is concerned with intellectual property, entertainment and sports law and includes the following Divisions: Copyrights, Trademarks, Patents, Trade Secrets, Film & Television, Music, Sports, Internet & Technology, Literary Publishing & New Media and a Newsletter Division. Annual dues are $20.

Leadership


Chair
Pamela Payne Smith
Balch & Bingham, LLP
P.O. Box 306
Birmingham, AL 35201-0306
Phone: (205) 251-8100
Email: ppsmith@balch.com

 

Vice Chair
Harriet Thomas Ivy
1125 Bascomb Farm Dr.
Alpharetta, GA  30009-7147
Phone: (205) 490-4006
Email: harriet@harrietivylaw.com

 

Secretary
Michael J. (Mike) Douglas
Leak Douglas and Morano, P.C.
The John A. Hand Building
17 20th Street, North  Suite 200
Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone: (205) 977-7099
Email: mdouglas@leakdouglas.com

 

Treasurer
Joseph S. Bird, III
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
1819 5th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203-2120
Phone: (205) 521-8473
Email: jbird@bradley.com

 

Immediate Past Chair
Michael Sandlin (Mike) Denniston
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
1819 5th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203-2120
Phone: (205) 521-8244
Email: mdenniston@bradley.com