News and Highlights


WALA @ Artomatic 2016!

WALA is happy to once again team up with Artomatic to present the Creative Entrepreneur Series @ Artomatic 2016 (Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs).  This three-workshop series addresses key legal and best practice issues for creatives.
Session 1 – Copyright/Trademark Protection & Use
Thursday, November 17, 2016 
7PM – 9PM 
John D. Mason of Copyright Counselors, LLC is […]


Fall Copyright Legal Clinic

Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts is pleased to announce our fall Copyright Clinic and Panel, held in conjunction with the Arts and Entertainment Advocacy Clinic of the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University.


On the evening of Tuesday, November 1, 2016, a limited number WALA artist members and members of the American […]


Creative Entrepreneurship Series Begins with a Bang!

Every Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 pm, beginning October 5th and running through November 9th, WALA will present its acclaimed Creative Entrepreneurship Series at the Charles Sumner School Museum & Archives, 1201 17th St. NW, Washington, DC.  Participants can choose to attend as few or as many sessions as they like. The six-installment series addresses a different topic each […]

A Celebration of DC School Pride Marks Sumner Museum’s 30th Anniversary


September 27, 2016

               A Celebration of DC School Pride Marks Sumner Museum’s 30th Anniversary

WASHINGTON, DC—The Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a commemorative art gallery Exhibition and Gala Event this fall. The signature events are being produced in collaboration with Washington Area Lawyers for the […]


Resource Night for Dance

Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts is proud to be a Program Partner for Resource Night for Dance.
Join Dance Metro DC  on Monday, October 3, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm, at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H Street Northeast, Lab II, Washington, DC, for an evening of regional networking and information sharing about existing services, resources, training and funding […]