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“Everything You Need to Know to Start a 501(c)(3)”

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You love your work and so do we. Enjoy a free gift this holiday season! As a thank you for the hard work by all the artists of NJ, NJVLA is pleased to invite you to a free workshop.  “Everything You Need to Know to Start a 501(c)(3)” will be offered on December 4th at 7 PM at Rutgers School of Law in Newark. Nancy Eberhardt will make a short presentation on the process of starting a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and be available […]

Taking Pictures: A Way for Photographers to Protect Their Work Via The New Yorker

Taking Pictures: A Way for Photographers to Protect Their Work BY BETSY MORAIS A photograph is taken: camera up, frame the shot, click, and you own the moment. Or there’s the digital pilfering way: click, save, and it’s yours now. And his. And hers. This troubles Yunghi Kim, a photojournalist who got her first real job at the Quincy Patriot Ledger, in Massachusetts, around thirty years ago, taking pictures of parades and nursing homes. She has since travelled to Somalia, Rwanda, Kosovo, […]

Art Law: Education and Conference, Los Angeles, California: Jan. 26-31, 2015

The Sotheby’s Institute of Art  will host their  Art Law: Education & Conference at The Line Hotel in downtown Los Angeles from Jan. 26-23, 2015 in collaboration with Claremont Graduate University, the Gettysburg Leadership Institute and California Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. This event will consist of a two-day education program and three-day conference. The two-day education program entitled “Education: How to Craft A Law Practice for the Art World” will cover a broad range of issues including intellectual property, […]

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