How to Protect Your Art: Legal Insights for Artists

Oct 25 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Event Details

Have you ever wondered about the protection of your art when it’s no longer under your direct control? Or what crucial terms should be included in your artist’s contract? Curious about the concept of “work for hire” or the scope of copyright protection? You’re not alone. Join us to learn about the legal safeguards that matter most to artists, unravel the complexities of copyrights, and understand the steps involved in getting your work registered. 

Led by an attorney who’s passionate about the creativity you bring to the world, this session is your opportunity to gain practical insights in plain language, empowering you with the knowledge you need to protect your art!

Presenter: As a fellow business owner, attorney Ben Martin loves helping new and small businesses survive and thrive.  With over 20 years of experience working for SBDCs, non-profits, and pro bono service to people wanting to build their futures,  Ben has a reputation for advice that gives business owners confidence and independence using plain language, a sense of humor, and by offering low or no cost DIY business solutions.

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