Dane Johnson leads Inspiration Spaceship and heads the firm’s entertainment and creative business practices. He handles film financing, production, and distribution legal, copyright matters, and business organizations and incorporations in the entertainment and creative industries.
Dane’s practice is informed by extensive creative experience in television and print for national advertising agencies and global brands. An award-winning senior art director and designer before studying law, he understands what it takes to create and produce great work.
US District Court (District of Oregon)
University of Oregon School of Law, J.D. (Coif)
Associate Editor, Oregon Law Review
Art Center College of Design, B.F.A.
Cages, Clinics, and Consequences: The Chilling Problems of Controlling Special-Interest Extremism, 86 Or. L. Rev. 249 (2007).
Statute of Anne-imals: Should Copyright Protect Sentient Non-Human Creators?, 15 Animal L. 15 (2008).