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Drafting and Reviewing Contracts

Volunteer attorneys review, revise, draft and/or negotiate arts and entertainment contracts. Typical contracts are copyright and trademark protection, licensing and assignments.
Volunteers have access to our expanding video law library and other online legal resources, as well as some mentoring opportunities through experienced volunteers and LCA staff.

Lawyers for the Creative Arts provides services to individuals and organizations in all areas of arts and entertainment including: contracts, business organization, intellectual property, licensing, corporate governance, tax, employment, and immigration. LCA also provides educational seminars to the arts community.

Type of engagement

Transactional

Time commitment

Approximately 5–25 hours

Training and support

  • Training is provided and required
  • CLE credit for training

Acquired skills

Client counseling, contract drafting, negotiation

Skills and resources required

Subject matter expertise (basic corporate, transactional, or intellectual property experience)

Location

Chicago, IL

Drafting and Reviewing Contracts

Volunteer attorneys review, revise, draft and/or negotiate arts and entertainment contracts. Typical contracts are copyright and trademark protection, licensing and assignments.
Volunteers have access to our expanding video law library and other online legal resources, as well as some mentoring opportunities through experienced volunteers and LCA staff.

Lawyers for the Creative Arts provides services to individuals and organizations in all areas of arts and entertainment including: contracts, business organization, intellectual property, licensing, corporate governance, tax, employment, and immigration. LCA also provides educational seminars to the arts community.

Type of engagement

Transactional

Time commitment

Approximately 5–25 hours

Training and support

  • Training is provided and required
  • CLE credit for training

Acquired skills

Client counseling, contract drafting, negotiation

Skills and resources required

Subject matter expertise (basic corporate, transactional, or intellectual property experience)

Location

Chicago, IL