Recognising Artists in prison: a review of the law and policy in Australia* (Position Paper) Recognising Artists in prison: a review of the law and policy in Australia* (Position Paper)
21st August 2017

In this paper, Arts Law outlines the different legislative and policy positions between the states in an attempt to educate and foster change. Prisoners have rights too.

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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair 2017 Wrap Up from AITB Coordinator Bibi Barba Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair 2017 Wrap Up from AITB Coordinator Bibi Barba
16th August 2017

Arts Law conducted advice clinics around contracts and wills. It was a fantastic opportunity to introduce myself as the new AITB coordinator and program to the art centres. 

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Catching up with Lander & Rogers after three years of Adopt a Lawyer with Warmun Arts Centre Catching up with Lander & Rogers after three years of Adopt a Lawyer with Warmun Arts Centre
25th May 2017

Joanna Renkin is a Sydney based partner at Lander & Rogers and works in Pro Bono Community Support. After three years of being part of the program we spoke to her about the relationship between her law firm and the art centre that adopted them, Warmun Art Centre.

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New research involving private art businesses - take part New research involving private art businesses - take part
5th May 2016

Deloitte Access Economics are produceing a report on the cultural and economic value of Indigenous visual arts.

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Media Release: Arts Law sees no vision for the arts in 2016-2017 Budget Media Release: Arts Law sees no vision for the arts in 2016-2017 Budget
4th May 2016

The 2016-2017 Budget shows no vision for the arts or its role in relation to jobs, growth and innovation – the PM’s key themes. 

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Inquiry into remedies for the serious invasion of privacy in NSW Report 2016 Inquiry into remedies for the serious invasion of privacy in NSW Report 2016
4th April 2016

People in NSW may soon be able to sue for serious invasions of privacy, after a report from the legislative Standing Committee on Law and Justice recommended a statutory cause of action be introduced.

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Defamed in 140 characters or less Defamed in 140 characters or less
29th February 2016

There’s the old adage which says that ‘Words are free. It’s how you use them, that may cost you’. So how relevant is this saying today? 

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Allocating risk through contracts - it’s an art! Allocating risk through contracts - it’s an art!
29th February 2016

Contracts often seem convoluted and obscure, however, contracts are an essential tool artists can use to protect themselves against costly risks. 

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