News from October 2012
 
Aboriginal Affairs Planning Authority Act Amendment Bill 2012 on track
25th October 2012

Arts Law is very proud of the hard work and commitment of our team in contributing to the proposed repeal of discriminatory provisions in the AAPA Act.

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Arts Law Artists Professional Development Seminar in Brisbane
18th October 2012

Wednesday 24 October Forum – Arts Law Centre Australia

Join us at JWCoCA Fortitude Valley to hear about the latest information on copyright laws and other arts law issues.

  • Copyright –issues in digital environment
  • Resale royalties –how does it work?
  • Personal Property Securities Act – what do you need to do?
  • Prizes and competitions – the good and the bad

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Arts Law welcomes Donna our new Artists In The Black Coordinator
18th October 2012

Donna is a descendant of the Mununjali people from Beaudesert in Queensland.

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Major changes to privacy law endorsed
25th October 2012

The Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee has endorsed changes to privacy law that will have significant implications for most companies and federal agencies.

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WetlandCare Australia on the National Art and Photography Competition
17th October 2012

Arts Law maintains an ongoing watch over contractual obligations and terms and conditions of competitions and prizes for artists in Australia and internationally.  Art Law often contacts the sponsors of these competitions and prizes urging them to amend their terms and conditions to be fairer to entrants, especially where copyright and moral rights are affected.

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