MCLE: Art Contracts: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
12:15 p.m. — 1:15 p.m.

Lawyers, artists, art dealers, and other professionals involved (or who wish to be involved) in the art world should attend this class on the fundamentals of art contracts. Explore the best and worst in these types of contracts – for artists, galleries, and others – and how the peculiarities of the art world impact contract negotiation and drafting. Be ready to take on your next art or art-related transaction with confidence!

Class covers:

  • Artist/gallery relationships
  • Public art commission agreements
  • Licensing and loan agreements
  • Do’s and don’ts of common art world agreements

Earn 1.0 hour general MCLE credit.

Presented by Sarah Conley Odenkirk:
Sarah Conley Odenkirk has practiced law in the area of fine art for more than 20 years. Sarah advises clients in transactional matters related to the arts in the private and public realms and works with clients to integrate art into public spaces, civic conversations and corporate cultures. Sarah was the Associate Director for the Sotheby’s Institute of Art Los Angeles from 2013-2017, and is co-chair of the American Bar Association’s Committee on Visual Arts, Dramatic Works and Motion Pictures. Her publications include A Surprisingly Interesting Book About Contracts (2014).

No legal advice:
LA Law Library provides access to legal resources and assistance with legal research. LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. For legal advice, you should consult an attorney.

Registration fees: $20 for the class
Non-refundable, payment reserves spot
Parking options available during online registration for an additional fee

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