Briana E. Whetstone / Attorney

Elizabeth B. McDermott
p:  504.846.8428
  • Tulane University Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
  • Tulane University (B.A. in English and Film Studies, cum laude, 2008).
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Trademark & Copyright
  • Entertainment Law
  • Media & Privacy Law
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section
  • “Social Media and Copyright Law: The Case Study of Pinterest” (invited paper, co-authored with Prof. Elizabeth Townsend-Gard, Mississippi College of Law, 31 Miss. C.L. Rev. 249)
  • “Orphan Works Reply Comment to the U.S. Copyright Office Notice of Inquiry (dated October 22, 2012)” Managing Editor and co-writer
  • Invited Guest Lecturer on Trademark Law at Tulane University Law School, 2019
  • Invited Guest Lecturer on Trademark Law at Dillard University, 2018
  • Invited Speaker on Copyright and Music Publishing for the Lafayette Music Exchange at Festival International, 2019
  • Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights, Celebration Host Committee, 2017 – Present
  • The ELLA Project
  • Krewe Bohème, Board of Directors, 2018 – Present
  • Co-Producer of a “Copyright and Contracts Workshop” series for New Orleans’ creative community, previous sponsors include the New Orleans Public Library, NOVAC, Tulane University & NOLATech Week, the Copyright Alliance, the ELLA Project, the Joan Mitchell Center, and Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans