On 31 March 2014, the ALRC released a Discussion Paper for the Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era inquiry. The closing date for submissions is Monday 12 May 2014.
On 13 February 2014, the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) released its final report on Copyright in the Digital Economy.
Most controversially, the report recommends the introduction of fair use in Australia as a defence to copyright infringement replacing the current fair dealing exceptions.
Arts Law discusses the need for review of the Australian system of protection for designs in the Jan/Feb edition of the LexisNexis Australian Intellectual Property Law Bulletin.
The Arts Law Centre of Australia and Artists in the Black are presenting two free workshops for filmmakers in Darwin on Mond12th of May.
Arts Law drew the winners of our raffle at the Laughs for Arts comedy fundraiser, last night the 8th of April.
Art prizes and competitions can be a fantastic way for artists to build their reputation and earn income but do you know what rights you might be giving up simply by entering? Arts Law rates prizes and competitions closing in May out of 5 stars for fairness to artists.
Arts Law Centre of Australia will deliver three free legal seminars at Gorman Arts Centre in Canberra on Monday 28 and Tuesday 29 April.