News from February 2017
 
Submission in Response to Final Report from the Productivity Commission into IP Arrangements Submission in Response to Final Report from the Productivity Commission into IP Arrangements
20th February 2017

Arts Law recently lodged our submission to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science in response to the Productivity Commission’s Inquiry into Intellectual Property Arrangements Final Report.

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Media Release: A Step Forward to Stop the Fakes Media Release: A Step Forward to Stop the Fakes
13th February 2017

The Arts Law Centre of Australia, the Indigenous Art Code and Copyright Agency | Viscopy welcomed the proposed introduction of legislation to end the practice of the production and sale of art products and merchandise which misappropriates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Culture.The Arts Law Centre of Australia, the Indigenous Art Code and Copyright Agency | Viscopy today welcomed the proposed introduction of legislation to end the practice of the production and sale of art products and merchandise which misappropriates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Culture.

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Licensing of Indigenous Artwork Benefits the Artists Licensing of Indigenous Artwork Benefits the Artists
9th February 2017

A great example of merchandise which has been designed with Aboriginal artists and produced overseas is the product developed in partnership with Warlukurlangu Artists’.

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2017 National NAIDOC Poster Competition 2017 National NAIDOC Poster Competition
9th February 2017

This month Arts Law has looked at the terms and conditions of the 2017 National NAIDOC Poster Competition

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Bob Katter MP Takes Fake Art Harms Culture to Parliament Bob Katter MP Takes Fake Art Harms Culture to Parliament
30th January 2017

Bob Katter, federal member for Kennedy in Queensland, has thrown his support behind and the campaign to stop fake Indigenous art being sold in Australia.

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Arts Law’s Submission to the Inquiry into Freedom of speech in Australia Arts Law’s Submission to the Inquiry into Freedom of speech in Australia
9th December 2016

We've put our submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights in relation to the committee’s inquiry into freedom of speech in Australia, outlining our view that current laws are adequately protecting artists.

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Christmas Closing Dates for Legal Advice 2016 Christmas Closing Dates for Legal Advice 2016
15th November 2016

Christmas is fast approaching! Our legal advice queues will close in December so make sure to get your request in soon!

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Have Your Say! Arts Law Services Survey Have Your Say! Arts Law Services Survey
20th October 2016

Help us provide the best possible services to you by providing your feedback and thoughts to us.

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