Fred Frawley is MECA’s First Lawyer in Residence

Fred Frawley is MECA’s first lawyer-in-residence. A lawyer at the Portland, Maine, firm of Eaton Peabody, Fred’s area of concentration is intellectual property, which includes copyright, patent, trademark, and licensing law. In addition to presenting to all the MECA BFA seniors about copyright issues, Fred held office hours in Artists at Work in the spring to provide one-one-one consultations to faculty, students, and alumni. He worked with artists on contracts, digital tracking of images, and usage rights. He will continue to hold office hours throughout the fall, with his first session on November 16th.