Understanding Defamation and other Legal Considerations

March 5, 2024 | 12:30pm

Join entertainment lawyer Michael Duboff for an illuminating workshop on navigating the intricate landscape of defamation and other legal pitfalls faced by writers. Gain invaluable insights into protecting your creative work while understanding the boundaries of free speech and libel laws. Whether you’re a seasoned author or just starting out, this workshop equips you with essential knowledge to confidently navigate the legal terrain of writing.

Presented in partnership with Diaspora Dialogues.

Register here.

About the Presenter

Michael Duboff is a Canadian entertainment lawyer with a professional focus on music, film and television, publishing, and corporate matters. He has worked with a variety of artists and creative businesses helping to facilitate projects, performance opportunities locally and across borders, and organizational matters.

Born and raised in Winnipeg, Michael’s practice spans across Manitoba where he carries on clients and representation in addition to the firm’s primary residence in Ontario.

Prior to working as a lawyer, Michael has worked professionally in both the music and film/tv industries, as a musician in an alternative rock band and as a freelance director/writer/producer in Toronto and Vancouver. His passion for the arts and artists helps drive his practice and makes him grateful to be able to continue to work for and with the vibrant arts communities.

This project was supported through Toronto Arts Council Strategic


Mar 05 2024


12:30 pm - 1:30 pm