Arts Cases Available for Placement

September 28, 2020

Interested in taking on a pro bono case with GLA? Please contact us at:

Phone: (404) 873-3911

Email: cases@glarts.org


CONTRACT

N4646-1-K: DRAFT LIABILITY RELEASE FORM AND EQUIPMENT RENTAL CONTRACT

Client, a nonprofit dedicated to weaving and fiber-related arts, offers weaving and fiber arts classes and lends out weaving equipment to its members. Client would like the assistance of a volunteer attorney to draft (1) a liability release form to use when students attend arts classes and (2) an equipment rental form to use when members borrow equipment.

N4389-1-K: REVIEW AND REVISE CORPORATE BYLAWS

Nonprofit that serves the fine arts and crafts sector would like the assistance of a volunteer attorney to review and revise its bylaws.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

A4042-1-D: DEMAND LETTER FOR NON-PAYMENT OF SERVICES

Client, a photographer, graphic artist, and video editor, completed a three-month creative analyst apprenticeship with Adverse Party (AP) in February 2020. At the end of the apprenticeship, AP did not pay Client as agreed. Client reached out to other creatives who had worked with AP to inquire about their payment experience with AP and also posted an online review about her nonpayment experience. In May, AP paid Client one-third of the amount owed and stated she would not pay the remainder until Client removed the online post and forwarded the names of the creatives to her. Client does not want to release any information to AP. Client would like the assistance of a volunteer attorney to draft a demand letter and help her obtain the remainder of money owed to her.

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION

A4128-1-R: TRADEMARK REGISTRATION

Clients are metal-smith artists who have been selling their jewelry on their website and on an e-commerce site for over 5 years. Clients would like the assistance of a volunteer attorney to register their mark with the Trademark Office.