In addition to offering pro bono legal referrals, MdVLA empowers Maryland artists with the skills and knowledge to protect their work themselves through regularly scheduled workshops and a quarterly electronic newsletter, Arts Brief.
Take a class:
Watch the News page (and read Arts Brief for announcements on regularly scheduled free or low-cost workshops like “Legal and Business Issues for Filmmakers,” “Accounting for Artists,” “The Future of Music Distribution,” and “Protecting Your Work with Copyright.”
Arts Brief aims to educate and inform Maryland artists about legal issues affecting them. It is not intended as a substitute for legal advice. Artists with legal issues should seek legal counsel to address specific questions. See links to other back issues at http://mdvla.org/get-educated/read-up/.