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Understanding Artist Contracts / Seattle

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Mt. Baker Lofts (Community Room)
2915 Rainier Ave S
Seattle, WA, 98144

Event Fee

$30/$20 AT members ( for code)

Event Information

n this workshop, attorney Mike Meints provides an overview of the different types of artist contracts, including grants, public art, commissions, and temporary work, as well as their key components and terms.

- How to review and analyze contracts so you don’t sign your name to something you’ll regret later
- How to make sense of copyright and licensing
- How to invoice and pay yourself,

Mike Meints

Mike Meints is an attorney at Sophos Law Firm with a practice that focuses on providing advice related to business transactions, IP licensing, fundraising, business structure and formation, company and board governance, and regulatory compliance. Mike also advises his clients on the creation and protection of trademark rights, copyright rights, and trade secrets.

Interested disciplines

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.