Event Law equips wedding and event professionals with specialized legal knowledge to safeguard their businesses. Led by attorney Patrick M. Teague, this course covers crucial topics like business structure, branding, and contracts.
That's where Lovegevity comes in. We've already catapulted thousands of aspiring planners into successful careers, spanning more than 40 types of events across 25 countries. Are you next?
Master legal skills specific to the wedding and event industry.
Library of resources & templates for Wedding & Event Planners
Instructor-led and self-study options to fit your schedule and learning style
One-on-one video or phone conference calls with your instructor
Internship opportunities, both paid and unpaid, to gain real-world experience at high-profile events
Learn the ideal business structure and licensing requirements to protect your venture.
Branding and Intellectual Property
Understand how to protect your brand identity and creative work.
Contracts and Negotiations
Master securing your interests in various agreements and negotiations.
Get up to speed on permits, licenses, taxes, and other industry regulations.
Enjoy a WedTech membership that provides ongoing access to all program updates and an ever-expanding library of resources.
free 1 year membership
Lovegevity is a CTE (Career & Technical Education) provider in the wedding, event, and hospitality management education industry for over 25 years with programs in over 2,200 accredited colleges and universities.
World wide recognition
Explore essential legal topics for event professionals.
Starting Your Own Business
Learn the fundamentals of setting up a successful event business.
Choosing a Brand Name
Discover the importance of branding and brand identity.
Industry Specific Licenses and Permits
Understand the licenses and permits required in the event industry.
Intellectual Property - Trademarks
Explore the world of trademarks and brand protection.
Intellectual Property - Domain Names, Trade Secrets, & Rights of Publicity
Learn about domain names, trade secrets, and rights of publicity.
Intellectual Property - Copyrights
Delve into copyright law and its relevance in your work
Navigate legal aspects of hiring staff, contractors, and vendors.
Master the art of creating and negotiating contracts.
Torts & The Wedding and Event Industry
Understand torts and their relevance to the event industry.
How to Effectively Negotiate in the Wedding and Event Industry
Gain skills in effective negotiation within the event industry.
Our program is perfect for motivated and goal-oriented individuals who are ready to jump into the world of event planning, producing, and designing.
Ideal for Event Planners
Enhance your career with essential legal knowledge tailored to event planning.
Perfect for Wedding Designers
Unlock legal insights to elevate your wedding design business.
Essential for Wedding and Event Industry Business Owners
Equip your business with legal expertise for long-term success.
Legal Confidence for Event Professionals
Boost your legal confidence to tackle industry challenges.
Specialized Legal Skills for Your Career
Gain specialized legal skills tailored to your wedding and event career.
Each qualified student participates in a learning experience to identify and help develop an internship experience to meet their educational goals, career objectives, and academic requirement needs.
An internship can be shadowing, a hands-on experience, and in some cases lead to a job. Students also receive academic credit, continuing education units (CEU’s), and a certificate of completion for each learning internship experience.
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LWPI’s Master’s Program is the most comprehensive online/hybrid program for anyone serious about a full-time wedding and event planning professional career.
WedTech is a CTE program included with Master Class. It includes hands-on learning labs, workshops, and internship requirements for matriculated students seeking a College or University degree in Hospitality Management, Event Management or Project Management.
Upon graduation, you will receive your Master’s Certification (in addition to your completed certificates for each course), letters of recommendation, and the professional designation as a Certified Master Wedding & Event Professional.