On October 18, 2012, partner Lee S. Brenner gave a CLE presentation in Universal City, CA titled "Legal Issues in Works of Fiction Based Upon, Inspired By or Depicting Real People or Products and Related Advertising." This CLE addressed, among other things, defamation, right of publicity, and trademark claims arising from the use of names, likenesses, images and trademarks in expressive works, as well as related advertising, promotions and marketing.