Ms. Westcott has a boutique commercial law practice focusing on copyright, media and the cultural industries with a particular focus on publishing and electronic media. She has acted for a number of trade associations, collectives and organizations in those industries, as well as for a corporate and individual clientele. Her background includes extensive experience in general corporate practice.
Ms. Westcott provides strategic and general legal advice on the commercial exploitation, acquisition, licensing, transfer, protection, and enforcement of copyright and cultural products and on general commercial issues. .She has worked extensively in the copyright field preparing research memoranda, doing opinion work and making submissions to government on behalf of association clients on initiatives for legislative reform of copyright law. She has considerable experience dealing with collective administration and emerging issues in copyright, digital technology and the Internet.