News and Highlights

Save $100 with WALA Members-Only Discount to “One Day Film School for Producers”

WALA is pleased to be a Promotional Partner for DC Filmmakers’ “One Day Film School for Producers” to be held on February 25,  from 9:30am to 6pm at Pigmental Studios in Washington, DC. As part of this daylong event, WALA will co-produce the popular “Entertainment Law Bootcamp.”
Save $100!  The first 10 WALA Members to register using promotional code “WALAmember” […]


2017 DCIFF/WALA Entertainment Law Seminars

DC Independent Film Festival and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts join forces on Saturday, February 18, 2017, from 2:20 to 5:00 pm, to present
ENTERTAINMENT LAW 101 – Intellectual Property and Beyond  – a macro level discussion about copyright, trademark, fair use, licensing, options, using images/music, WGA registration, releases, film permits, location considerations, and legal considerations for the use […]


2017 WALA Creative Entrepreneur Series at VisArts at Rockville – Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs  

Every Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 pm, beginning February 15 and running through March 22, WALA will present it’s acclaimed Creative Entrepreneurship Series at VisArts at Rockville, 155 Gibbs Street, in Rockville, MD 20850.  Participants can choose to attend as few or as many sessions as they like. The six-installment Series addresses a different topic each week, each vital to […]


“Employment Law” Info Session at Round House Theatre

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County in collaboration with Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts  present: “Employment Law” Info Session  (Understanding the New Maryland and Federal Employment Law), Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 7pm (EST), at Round House Theatre, 4545 East-West Highway, in Bethesda, MD.
This “Employment Law” info session is designed to cover the effects […]


Make a Year-End Gift to WALA

Like you, we believe that the arts have the power to build better lives, better communities, and a better nation.
Here at Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts we work every day to do just that.
Since 1983, WALA has supported artistic expression and creative innovation by serving the legal needs of Washington, Maryland, and Virginia’s arts […]