If you think your panel is going to be particularly interesting (and I hope it is!), you might think about posting a few sentences about the panel on this blurb. Self-promotion is a good thing.
So, I'll start it off and encourage others to do so in the thread. On Monday, I will be appearing in my legal capacity along with Randy Houston and (I think) the ever-popular Meg Hourihan for the Freelance Forum, speaking on "Legal Proceedings" at 3:30 p.m. If you're doing freelance work, as many of you are, or if you're in a small firm, you've probably run up against some common legal issues that we plan to discuss:
Should you make the client sign a contract? What happens when the client doesn't pay and you have a contract? What happens when the client doesn't pay and you don't have a contract? How much will it cost for a lawyer to draw up a contract for a job? What other legal pitfalls do you need to avoid?
Even if you're not freelancing and never want to, you'll have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to come heckle us as we answer every question with the tried-and-true lawyer's answer: "It depends." So how can you resist?----- EXTENDED BODY: ----- EXCERPT: ----- KEYWORDS: ----- --------