News from August 2013
Arts Law checks terms of competitions closing in September 2013
23rd August 2013

Arts Law has checked the terms and conditions of 6 competitions closing in September 2013.


Arts Law succeeds in creating export exemption to benefit Indigenous artists
8th August 2013

The Federal Government has exempted the native plant, pandanus spiralus from the List of Exempt Native Specimens so that articles made from pandanus can now be exported overseas without restrictions.

For more background on the Pandanus problem see


Copyright Moral Rights Seminar
6th August 2013

Robyn Ayres, Director of Arts Law, is presenting a FREE interactive and online seminar on Copyright and Moral Rights for Artists.

When: Monday 2 September 7pm

Where: IMA Screening Room Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Art, 420 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley


FREE Brunch and Workshops to launch new resources for Art Centres
28th August 2013

Are you going to Desart Mob this year?

If so please make time to attend Arts Law’s FREE brunch and workshop sessions on Sunday the 8th of September, starting at 10am. We will be discussing two new resources developed specifically for art centres  at Witchetty’s, Araluen Arts Centre, Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs.


Hearts for Arts Law invites you to a fundraising screening of “The Crossing” Hearts for Arts Law invites you to a fundraising screening of “The Crossing”
13th August 2013

Hearts for Arts Law invites you to a special fundraising screening of the acclaimed film The Crossing, on the 24th of September at the Chauvel Cinema in Paddington.


Repeal of unfair WA intestacy laws comes into full effect
9th August 2013

Great news! The repeal of unfair WA intestacy laws came into full effect on Wednesday 7 August 2013.

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