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Loren M. Lancaster and Adam K. Israel, both associates in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., office and members of the Litigation Section, presented a BLR nationwide webinar on two new Alabama statutes which went into effect on Jan. 1, 2016, governing rights of publicity and restrictive covenants. Ms. Lancaster spoke on Alabama’s new “Right of Publicity Act” which provides a cause of action for commercial exploitation of a person’s name or likeness without consent. Mr. Israel spoke on Alabama’s new “Restrictive Covenant Revision Act” or non-compete agreements. Both Ms. Lancaster and Mr. Israel were key members of legislative drafting committees for these Alabama Acts.