News from July 2016
 
Hearts for Arts Law presents Laugh Your Arts Off 2016 Hearts for Arts Law presents Laugh Your Arts Off 2016
13th July 2016

For one night only, 8 local stand-up comedians will take the stage to dazzle you and raise funds to help Arts Law flourish.

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Spotlight on the Artist: Anna Glynn Spotlight on the Artist: Anna Glynn
15th June 2016

We provide legal advice to a huge range of artists around the country. We're shining a spotlight on these artists and sharing their stories.

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Arts Law submission to Productivity Commission Draft Report - 3 June 2016 Arts Law submission to Productivity Commission Draft Report - 3 June 2016
6th June 2016

Arts law is particularly concerned by some of the proposals in the draft report. The undervaluation of artists' contributions and the lack of consideration of Indigenous Cultural Intellectual Property issues, the suggestion that the optimal copyright term is 15 to 25 years after creation, the proposal to remove parallel import restrictions for books and the fair use provisions proposed in the draft report. You can read our full submission here.

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New research involving private art businesses - take part New research involving private art businesses - take part
5th May 2016

Deloitte Access Economics are produceing a report on the cultural and economic value of Indigenous visual arts.

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Inquiry into remedies for the serious invasion of privacy in NSW Report 2016 Inquiry into remedies for the serious invasion of privacy in NSW Report 2016
4th April 2016

People in NSW may soon be able to sue for serious invasions of privacy, after a report from the legislative Standing Committee on Law and Justice recommended a statutory cause of action be introduced.

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Arts Law and Kino! Arts Law and Kino!
31st March 2016

We presented a short seminar in March for filmmakers at Kino Sydney's #104 Open Screen Film Night - it was a hoot!

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Webinar: Copyright Basics for Artists with Flying Arts Webinar: Copyright Basics for Artists with Flying Arts
11th March 2016

This FREE (yay!) webinar is an amazing opportunity to learn about copyright from the comfort of your home.

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Workshops and Legal Advice Clinics in Tasmania this February Workshops and Legal Advice Clinics in Tasmania this February
18th January 2016

Arts Tasmania, in partnership with the Arts Law Centre of Australia, is presenting a series of free workshops covering important legal issues for Tasmanian artists and arts businesses in Launceston and Hobart in late February.
 

Our workshops in Hobart have booked out, but there are still places available in Launceston workshops and the legal advice clinics. Please email artslaw@artslaw.com.au to register.

 

Click here for a list of all upcoming workshops around Australia.

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