Learn How to Prevent the Million Dollar Font Lawsuit Woes Experienced by Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum’s Website Team at Free Seminars in St. Louis, MO.

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Having an effective font licensing strategy has never been more important for organizations, and these free St. Louis events can help them stay safe and legal.

Extensis®, a division of Celartem Inc. announced two free opportunities to learn how to prevent legal trouble through effective font management and use of licensed web fonts. On September 28, 2011, web developers, designers and IT professionals in St. Louis, Mo. will learn how the latest server-based font management best practices and web font technologies can help their organization stay out of legal trouble. The events are co-hosted by Computer Solutions and AIGA St. Louis.

With the recent $2 million lawsuit being levied against presidential candidate’s Rick Santorum website team for alleged misuse of fonts on his site, this free seminar will teach attendees how to side step potential follies.

Free Font Management Lunch & Learn Seminar, with iPad Drawing.

Extensis is hosting a free lunch at the Centene Center for Arts and Education where attendees will learn the latest best practices to manage fonts for their teams or on the web. The seminar will show attendees how server-based font management let’s them stay creative, compliant and in-sync whether in the office, working remotely, or offline.

Extensis will also do a drawing to provide one attendee with a free iPad (must be present to win).

WHEN: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Noon – 2:00 p.m. (includes hosted lunch)

LOCATION: Centene Center for Arts and Education

COST: Attendance is FREE of charge

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Web developers and designers, creatives, IT professionals

RSVP AND DETAILS: http://www.extensis.com/en/events/stlouis.jsp

Pre-registration is required.     

Hosted Web Font Mixer

Also on September 28, 2011, Extensis will host a web font mixer where web enthusiasts can learn the latest in web font technologies over cocktails and appetizers. Extensis will demonstrate how staying legal is not to the exclusion of being creative.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (includes free cocktails and appetizers)

LOCATION: Atomic Cowboy

COST: Attendance is FREE of charge

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Web developers, designers and enthusiasts

RSVP AND DETAILS: http://www.extensis.com/en/events/stlouis.jsp

Pre-registration is required.     

About Extensis
Extensis® is a leading developer of software and services for creative professionals and workgroups. Their solutions streamline workflows, securely manage digital assets and fonts, and control corporate typographic branding. Used by hundreds of Fortune 5000 companies, Extensis’ award-winning server, desktop, and web service products include: Portfolio Server® for digital asset management, Universal Type Server® for server-based font management, Suitcase Fusion® for single-user font management, and the WebINK® web font rental service. Founded in 1993, Extensis is based in Portland, Oregon, and the United Kingdom. Extensis is wholly owned by Celartem Technology Inc., (JASDAQ Exchange: 4330). For additional information, visit http://www.extensis.com.

About WebINK
WebINK is the standards-compliant solution for bringing live fonts into any web site without font licensing or file format hassles. Simply by integrating a small piece of code into a site’s CSS code, WebINK delivers custom fonts to any browser instantly. Stocked exclusively with professional-quality typefaces, WebINK unleashes creative freedom to Web designers and Web developers—enabling them to push the limits of web design while maintaining brand standards and search engine optimization (SEO) best practices. To learn more about WebINK, visit http://www.webink.com

WebINK Free 30-day trial
To get started using WebINK, all new users automatically receive the first 30 days free of charge. By providing quality web font selections without charge, WebINK encourages creativity and design experimentation previously unavailable in web design.

About Celartem
Celartem Technology, Inc. develops and delivers the best software and services for their markets-spanning digital content to energy management. Based in Tokyo, Japan, Celartem Technology has offices in New York, Beijing, the United Kingdom, Portland (US) and Seattle (US). Celartem Technology, Inc. is listed on Japan’s JASDAQ Exchange (4330) and is a new member stock of the J-STOCK index. For additional information, visit http://en.celartem.com/.

Copyright © 2011 by Extensis, a division of Celartem Inc., EXTENSIS is trademarks or registered trademarks of Extensis in the United States of America, Canada, the European Union and/or other countries. This list of trademarks is not exhaustive. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names, company names, brands and service names mentioned herein are property of Extensis or other respective owners.


Jim Kidwell
Product Marketing Manager for Font Solutions
503-274-2020 ext 163


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