California Lawyers For The Arts Virtual Workshops
California Lawyers For The ArtsApr 22nd Through May 25th
Fort Mason Center For Arts & Culture resident organization California Lawyers For The Arts (CLA) has shifted to online seminars during the COVID-19 crisis and has compiled an extensive digital resource guide for the arts community to support them during this public health emergency.
CLA presents “25-Hour Mediation Skills Training,” taking place online through six sessions on Thursdays, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays, 9;00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., April 22-24, 2021 and April 29-May 1, 2021. Featuring instructors Vallene Hardman, Aaron Larks-Stanford, Alma Robinson, this conflict resolution training course is good for many professions and offers an optional 15 hours of MCLE (Minimum Continuing Legal Education) credit ($150 extra). ($595 , register) Contact Dina.Howard@CALawyersForTheArts.org or (916) 708-2557 for more details.
“So You Want To Unionize” is an informative seminar on Thursday, April 29, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Labor attorneys Julie Gutman Dickinson (Managing Partner) and Peter S. Dickinson (Partner) at Bush Gottlieb, Lawyers For Labor, share union success stories from non-profits, arts organizations, newsrooms, and academic sectors and answer questions. ($5-30, register). Send questions to Renee.Reizman@CALawyersForTheArts.org.
The entertainment industry welcomes the “Film And Intellectual Property” online session on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Lisa A. Cervantes of IP Legal Studio LLC discusses intellectual property issues in film and television industries as they relate to creative talent, trademarks, copyrights, fair use, licensing, options, production agreements, and more. ($5-$30, register)
Unless noted otherwise, each workshop costs between $5 and $25 on a sliding scale. Cover the cost of another participant with the $30 Pay-It-Forward fee. Contact Renee.Reizman@CALawyersForTheArts.org for a fee waiver and the waiver code.
CLA also has an active YouTube channel with digital archives of all their seminars that can be viewed for free 24 hours per day on a daily basis. Access the entire “Relax With Tax For Artists & Creatives” series, as well as educational resources about bookkeeping, merchandising, intellectual property law, music production, publishing, and many more topics.