Art-Law-Business Rapid-Response Help Topics
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;
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.
Information about my experience as a lawyer and artist is here.
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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