News from June 2016
 
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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Celebrating the extraordinary pro bono contributions to Australia’s arts communities Celebrating the extraordinary pro bono contributions to Australia’s arts communities
8th June 2016

We held our annual Pro Bono Awards on Thursday 2 June, recognising the enormous contribution that volunteers from across the country make to Arts Law, generously hosted by Gadens in their Sydney offices.

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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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Winners of the Arts Law Fundraising Raffle 2016! Winners of the Arts Law Fundraising Raffle 2016!
3rd June 2016

The winners of our Fundraising Raffle were announced on Thursday June 2 2016 at the Arts Law Pro Bono awards. Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket and supported Arts Law's important Artists in the Black program.

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