Submission on the Intellectual Property Arrangements - Productivity Commission Issues Paper Oct 2015 Submission on the Intellectual Property Arrangements - Productivity Commission Issues Paper Oct 2015
8th February 2016

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) is pleased to comment on the Productivity Commission Issues Paper.

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ACIP releases Final Report on Review of Designs System ACIP releases Final Report on Review of Designs System
8th May 2015

On 7 May 2015, the Advisory Council on Intellectual Property released to the public the Final Report for its Review of the Australian Designs System.

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July competitions reviewed by Arts Law July competitions reviewed by Arts Law
9th July 2014

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 July out of 5 stars for fairness to artists.

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New legal resources for game developers New legal resources for game developers
28th May 2014

Arts Law have recently developed a suite of legal resources specifically for game developers. All the legal issues are covered from conception through to development, production and distribution.  There are also sample agreements available including a loan agreement and music licence. 

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May competitions checked by Arts Law May competitions checked by Arts Law
30th April 2014

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. 

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Arts Law checks the terms of competitions closing in April 2014 Arts Law checks the terms of competitions closing in April 2014
26th March 2014

Arts Law maintains an ongoing watch over the terms and conditions of prizes and competitions for artists in Australia and internationally. This month, we rate 11 competitions closing in April 2014.

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Arts Law Reviews the Terms of Competitions Closing in March 2014 Arts Law Reviews the Terms of Competitions Closing in March 2014
26th February 2014

Prizes and competitions can be a great way for artists to gain recognition and promote themselves however, many people don’t read the fine print or understand what they are agreeing to by entering. Arts Law maintains an ongoing watch over the terms and conditions of prizes and competitions for artists in Australia and internationally. This month, we rate 19 competitions closing in March.

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Dreamtime at the ‘G guernsey design competition not so nice for artists
8th January 2013

Richmond Football Club's guernsey design competition for the Dreamtime at the 'G clash with Essendon in 2013 not so nice for artists rights!

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