California Lawyers For The Arts Virtual Workshops
California Lawyers For The ArtsAug 12th Through Sep 30th
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.
“Hello Copyright: What Every Visual Artist Needs To Know About Copyright Law” takes place on Thursday, August 12, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Artists attorney Linda Joy Kattwinkel leads this essential workshop that explores specific case studies of legal and illegal art with side-by-side comparisons. Kattwinkel is also a San Francisco visual artist. (Register to receive the Zoom link.)
“An Introduction To Non-Profit Formation,” held on Thursday, August 26, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., covers 501(c)(3) public charity organizations and legal details on creating these entities. Conor Gómez of For Purpose Law LLP conducts this workshop. Cover the cost for another attendee with the Pay-It-Forward fee of $30. (Register in advance.) For a fee waiver, contact Diana.Cervera@CALawyersForTheArts.org.
“Cross-Border Migration: Family Law & Mediation” is an expert panel happening on Thursday, September 30, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Panelists Melissa Kucinski and Carolina Martin Ramos discuss vital issues surrounding immigrant families; including separation and detention at the border and humanitarian immigration benefits. This event costs between $5 and $15 on a sliding scale. Cover the cost for another attendee with the Pay-It-Forward fee of $30. (Register in advance.) For a fee waiver and the waiver code, contact Diana.Cervera@CALawyersForTheArts.org.
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.