Artists
Corporate Law

Four Reasons Artists Should Hire Lawyers

Artists and lawyers don’t have a ton of opportunities to work together, but when it comes to taking your art business to the next level, you’re going to want a lawyer in tow. Once you’re working as a successful artist, and your name is becoming more and more prolific, there are going to be plenty of roadblocks – and the potential for pitfalls – along the way. From...

unlicensed Music
Intellectual Property

Videographers Must Obtain Music Licensing Rights

For years, videographers have used music as a backdrop in their films, short videos, and documentaries. The law around music licensing is pretty clear: a license is required to use copyrighted music in a video.  This has been a standard practice since the dawn of music recordings. Yet, throughout the video industry, we find music being used without a license.  We need look no...