Eskridge & Eskridge 


News Release


For Immediate Release

Contact: April Rachal


Eskridge & Eskridge Law Firm

to attend the Annual

Olanda Draper's

 Music Lovers Conference

January 29, 2003


February 1, 2003

Memphis, Tennessee


Memphis, Tennessee USA. December 12, 2002 Reginald Eskridge and Janelle Eskridge, partners in the Eskridge & Eskridge Law Firm, have been invited to present several music business seminars topics in Memphis, Tennessee at the ANNUAL MUSIC LOVERS' CONFERENCE beginning January 29, 2003 though February 1, 2003.  This conference was founded in 1994 by the late Minister O'Landa Draper.  O'Landa's mission was to use his God given talent and status to educate, empower, enhance, and increase the awareness and Power of Gospel Music as an Art form. This is one of the most innovative gospel conferences in the nation.  The event attracts aspiring songwriters, ministers of music, soloists, choir members, choir directors, and instrumentalists from throughout the U.S.A. Eskridge and Eskridge will be on hand to conduct seminars and roundtable discussions for new and aspiring gospel artists who want to know more about the gospel music business, all with the goal of educating and enlightening those persons, interested in embarking on a career in gospel music or simply expanding their gospel music ministry. NARAS is also a co-sponsor of this year's conference.


Holiday Inn Select - East

5795 Poplar Avenue (East at I-240)

Memphis, TN 

901 - 682-7881


For additional conference information, please contact: 

Marie Draper 

Draper Ministries, Inc.

P. O. Box 18589

Memphis, TN  38181







Janelle Eskridge, whose areas of practice include entertainment law, business transactions and intellectual property, is a member of the American Bar Association and NAWBO. She is a graduate of Tulane School of Law and is a frequent writer and speaker on entertainment topics. She is also a member of the Gospel Music Association (GMA) as a voting member in the annual Dove Awards and is a member of the Gospel Music Workshop of America (GMWA). Reginald Eskridge, who focuses on entertainment law, intellectual property and litigation, is a member of the Entertainment Law Section of the American Bar Association and the National Bar Association. He is a graduate of Southern Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is a frequent speaker on entertainment topics. Reginald is a member of the National Association of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) and is a voting member for the Grammy Awards as well as a member of the Gospel Music Association (GMA) and a voting member for the Dove Awards. He has also served on the board of Music Industries of Memphis.


The Eskridge & Eskridge Law Firm practice areas include entertainment law, business transactions, intellectual property, litigation and commercial real estate.




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