Art-Law-Business Rapid-Response Help Topics

Overview

I can help in several areas. Details of each of these appears below.

  • Art / Creative Business Growth;

  • Intellectual Property — Protection;

  • IP — Licensing + Leveraging;

  • Contracts + Negotiations + Relations;

  • Artist Estate + Legacy Planning;

  • Mediation + Avoiding Disputes;

  • Mentoring + Coaching;

  • Writing Assistance.

Art + Creative Business Growth + Future Planning

  • Business strategies authentic to your values + your work;

  • Business + law skills — develop long-run skills + knowledge;

  • Strategic planning for long-run valuation of your work;

  • Supply, demand, and pricing planning for same;

  • Artist legacy + archive planning — groundwork;

  • Financial planning — groundwork;

  • Tax planning — groundwork;

  • Estate planning — groundwork.

Intellectual Property (IP)

  • IP strategy — protection, leveraging, licenses; rights; transfer of rights;

  • IP issues — copyright, fair use, unauthorized use, appropriation, licensing issues; derivative works;

  • IP disputes + analysis re: sending + receiving demand letters;

  • Equity structuring to retain fractional ownership in works;

  • Secondary market strategies + contract clauses to control works upon resale;

  • Royalties, deferred payment structures, and present value / future value issues;

  • Creation credit, collaboration issues, splits, copyright ownership (e.g., music lyrics);

  • Blockchain / technology-based authentication / provenance; digital and other works.

Contracts + Negotiations + Relations

  • Negotiations for transactions, contracts, terms, and rights;

  • Handling agent / intermediary / broker / third-party issues;

  • Relations with patrons and private + corporate collectors;

  • Relations with galleries, advisories, fairs, venues, and others;

  • Press relations + media inquiries; written + video interviews.

Mediation + Avoiding Disputes

  • Guidance on issues that arise, from IP + contracts to censorship + free speech;

  • Avoiding / preventing disputes in the first place — skills training;

  • Negotiating disputes and issues — companies, clients, collectors, collaborators;

  • Serving as a mediator to resolve disputes + lawsuits.

Mentoring + Coaching + Writing

  • Accountability + motivation — how to get it all done;

  • Business, marketing + law skills — learn how to do it yourself;

  • Writing + editing applications for grants, residencies + exhibitions; artist statements; lectures + talks;

  • Advice as a sounding board.

You can be anywhere in the world

The service is US + International; available world-wide via email, phone, text, Instagram chat, more.

My Experience

Information about my experience as a lawyer and artist is here.

Contact

Adam Wilson

(207) 699-9957

adam.daley.wilson@gmail.com

Instagram @adamwilsonartlaw

The Historic Marlborough Building | 180 High St #14 | Portland Maine 04101 Two blocks from the Portland Museum of Art and one block from the Westin Harborview Hotel in the Arts District of downtown Portland Maine.

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