April 15 – Art Law Talks: The Rights of Performing Artists through Covid-19

Art Law Talks: The Rights of Performing Artists through Covid-19

April 15th, 5-6pm 

Join the ALO’s Legal Director, Martha Rans, for a happy hour glass of wine in conversation with entertainment lawyer Byron Pascoe of Edwards PC, Creative Law.

Byron will provide general practical take-aways focused on rights and obligations of performing artists relating to the COVID-19 crisis, for example regarding venues, and the members of a performing artist’s team. Note that his remarks will *not* cover specific government programs to help artists during this difficult time.

About Byron:
Byron Pascoe is an entertainment lawyer with Edwards Creative Law. From his work with musicians to filmmakers, he enjoys both assisting with their legal needs and being a member of the team that helps to advance careers and grow creative businesses. Based in Ottawa, he works with clients across Canada, and is involved with several initiatives that provide professional development to various artist communities.

FREE webinar via Zoom. Registration required here

Join the ALO’s Legal Director, Martha Rans, on Wednesday evenings for a (virtual) happy hour glass of wine and conversation with a range of experts in legal issues relevant to artists and arts organizations across Canada.

Art can be messy. Artists’ Legal Outreach (ALO) and Pacific Legal Education and Outreach (PLEO) can help.

The Art Law Talks series is made possible through support from the City of Vancouver’s Cultural Services Division.

For more details about our Art Law Talks Webinar series, as well as PLEO’s new Legal Lunch & Learn webinar series for non-profits, head to our webinar page: www.pacificlegaloutreach.com/webinars

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