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PRO-BONO LEGAL SERVICES

Chicago Bar Foundation

Illinois Legal Aid Online

Illinois Pro Bono

The American Bar Association’s Division of Legal Services


ARTS SERVICES

Chicago Artists Coalition

Chicago Artists Resource

Arts & Business Council of Chicago

Illinois Arts Alliance

Chicago Dance & Music Alliance

League of Chicago Theaters

The Actors Fund

Columbia College Chicago eCenter

UIC Health in the Arts Program


GOVERNMENT

Illinois Arts Council

Illinois Secretary of State

State of Illinois

Illinois Attorney General

City of Chicago

Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)


NOT-FOR-PROFIT ASSISTANCE

Donors Forum

Grants and Related Resources: Nonprofit Organizations Plus

Jobs in Nonprofits

Executive Service Corps


LAWS

U.S. Copyright Act

Visual Artists’ Rights Act

U.S. Trademark Law: Includes Lanham Act

World Trade Organization (includes GATT/TRIPS)

Illinois Consignment of Art Act

Illinois Right of Publicity Act


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

U.S. Copyright Office

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

World Intellectual Property Organisation

U.S. House of Representatives Internet Law Library

American Intellectual Property Law Association

International Trademark Association

Copyright Clearance Center


MUSIC

NARAS—The Recording Academy (Chicago Chapter)

American Federation of Musicians

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)

BMI

SESAC

The Harry Fox Agency

SoundExchange

National Music Publisher’s Association

Chicago Music Commission

Music Law


VISUAL ARTS

Chicago Artists Resource

International Sculpture Center

Portrait Society of America

Sculptors Guild

National Endowment for the Arts


GRAPHIC ARTS / PHOTOGRAPHY

Art World Chicago

Graphic Artists’ Guild

American Institute of Graphic Arts

Professional Photographers of America

Associated Professional Photographers of Illinois

Chicago Photography Center


FILM / TELEVISION

Directors Guild of America

Screen Actors Guild of America

Writers Guild of America

Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers

Variety

Chicago Filmmakers

Independent Feature Project

The Midwest Independent Film Festival

Illinois Production Alliance

Illinois Film Office

Chicago Film Office

Reel Chicago

Mark Litwak’s Entertainment Law Resources


DANCE

Links Hall

See Chicago Dance

The American Dance Guild

The George Balanchine Foundation

The Cecchetti Foundation of America

Dance USA

Dance Chicago

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago

Culture Shock Hip Hop Dance Organization

American Tap Dancers Association

Ballet Chicago

Chicago Dance and Music Alliance


THEATER

League of Chicago Theaters

Chicago Dramatists

Dramatists Guild of America

Theater Communications Group

Chicago Alliance for Playwrights

Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee

The American Theater Wing — Founder of the Tony Awards

The Broadway League (formerly the League of American Theatres & Producers, Inc.)

Actors’ Equity Association

The Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers

The Illinois Theatre Association


MUSEUMS / GALLERIES

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Museum of Contemporary Art

The Art Institute of Chicago

The Art Dealers Association of Chicago: Member Galleries

Wicker Park-Bucktown Gallery Association: Member Galleries

Chicago Gallery News

Association of Art Museum Curators

Saatchi Gallery Guide: United States


SCHOOLS

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

The Illinois Institute of Art

Columbia College Chicago

Flashpoint Academy

American Academy of Art

University Ballet of Chicago