ALG attorney Bryan Wasetis will be presenting "Signs That You Shouldn't Sign That", a workshop on contract negotiation, on behalf of the Oregon Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts for this year's Secret Knowledge Conference.
Any time you’re working with a client or vendor on a project, you should have a contract in place that clarifies the scope of work. The effort you put into it before agreeing to the contract with the other party will pay off later on if either of you need to refer back to your obligations for any reason.
Slate published this piece recently about a selfie-taking Celebes crested macaque and the copyright law consequences of the photograph. In the article, several people weigh in on whether the photograph is part of the public domain and free to use or not.