News and Highlights


DC Humanities Council Offers FREE Ambassador Series

WALA partner organization, the Washington, DC Humanities Council, proudly presents its public education Ambassadors Series. WALA representatives will be present for several of these key FREE dates and events open to the public. Please click the links for more detailed information. Be there!

DC Humanities Council Ambassadors Series: Defining Rights, Disseminating Knowledge 
MARCH 18 6:30-7:30pm
Petworth Library
4200 Kansas Avenue, [...]


Less Than One Week Left To Register for “Lights on Paris!”

LIGHTS ON PARIS: Intellectual Property and Cultural Policies in the Digital Age
March 30, 2014 to April 04, 2014
Register by March Join California Lawyers for the Arts in France for this exciting international program including speakers from Google, Hermès International, and Novartis. Participants will receive timely updates on royalty collections, intellectual property practice and cultural policies [...]


WALA Spring Creative Entrepreneurship Series Is BACK!

WALA Creative Spring ’14 Entrepreneurship Series Returns
April is positively bursting with fresh opportunities for WALA members. Perfect timing for setting up your creative entrepreneurship business, refreshing old knowledge or learning new skills. Check out the calendar and get registered while there are still seats available in this amazing first come, first served opportunity! Non-members must [...]


Late Winter & Early Spring WALA Education Calendar!

February 19th, the prestigious Hunton & Williams Law Firm, located in Foggy Bottom DC, has come on board to host our full on WALA Copyright Basics Workshop –  which in turn will be facilitated by Adam Goldstein of the Student Press Law Center in Arlington, VA. To register for this workshop visit
On March 19th [...]


New November WALA Basics Workshop Added!

WALA is happy to announce a new 501(c)(3) establishment workshop this month as part of our WALA Basics series. For those interested in 501(c)(3) formation, this is the best route to take in learning the legal and tax hows, whys, and what’s of getting your creative non-profit formally established and off the ground. It’s also [...]