Big Happy Family owner Jessica Kaye, along with her law partner Kevin Mills, will be appearing on a panel tomorrow, Thursday, April 26, at the Horror Writers Association’s StokerCon 2017. The panel is titled “The Deal of the Art: Real Lawyers With Reliable Advise” and the panelists will discuss the screenwriter’s and prose writer’s needs for an entertainment attorney. For more information visit the StokerCon site at

Big Happy Family’s Jessica Kaye and author/lawyer Charles Rosenberg will be speaking Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, at a luncheon sponsored by the Southern California Mystery Writers of America:

What Every Writer Should Know About Copyrights


  • The best way to get and register copyright
  • What “work for hire” really means
  • How to evaluate whether something is truly “fair use”
  • The ins-and-outs of co-authoring and co-rights
  • and much, much more.

When and where:

Sunday, November 1, 2015
11:30 a.m.

Tam O’Shanter
2980 Los Feliz Blvd
Los Angeles, 90039

Members $15
Guests $25

For more information, and to register, click here.

Two Upcoming Audiobook Panel Discussions

November 9, 2014

Bouchercon 2014 attendees and audiobook/mystery fans in Long Beach, CA, have two audiobook panel discussions to look forward to this coming weekend, one focusing on the author’s perspective and one the narrator’s. Both panels will be moderated by Big Happy Family’s Jessica Kaye, a Grammy Award-winning audiobook producer. Through the Ear to the Mind at […]

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Audies 2015 Call for Entries Now Officially Open

July 14, 2014

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) just announced the official opening of the “call for entries” for the 2015 Audies Competition. From the APA website: “The Audies … is the premier awards program in the United States recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment.” Visit The Audies Competition online for a complete list of categories, […]

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