Legal Fact Sheets
The fact sheets below provide information on a number of legal issues that may affect artists.
Title speaks for itself.
Wisdom on ways to avoid business scams targeted at artists.
Explanation of why clothing designs are currently not protected by copyright law.
A step-by-step guide to registering your copyright online.
Explanation of the copyright compilation.
Common contractual clauses found inside of “rights grab” agreements.
A basic guide to law that regulates our federal wage and hour regulations.
A step-by-step guide to filing a small claims case in Minnesota state court.
Explanation of the doctrine that permits the re-sale of things like used books, and artwork.
Some basic information for you renters out there.
Once created, a single song splits apart into two copyrights.
Explanation of the differences between these two forms of labor disputes.
Explanation of the tax laws surrounding the donation of art.
Sell a copyright years gone by? Looking to get it back, you just might be able to.
Explanation of the relationship between copyrights, and the sale of physical artwork.
Explanation of how an employer becomes the owner of an employee’s work.