Case #Legal CategoryArts CategoryClient TypeDescriptionTraining MaterialsLaw Library
19-731Business Startup/CorporateMusicPro Bono

19-731 Rock and alternative-rock musician needs help evaluating whether he should consolidate his music publishing company with his LLC. The LLC was set-up to market his music.

Representing the LCA Music Client: Rights in Musical Compositions
19-420OtherFilm/TVPro Bono

19-420 Documentary film-maker needs help evaluating the risk of releasing a film about growing up as a member of a cult.

Representing the LCA Writer: Content Concerns
19-930Other, Trademark Protection, Copyright Protection/LicensingOther, VisualPro Bono

19-930 Two college students/video-game app developers need help with a Terms of Service Agreement and a Privacy Policy. They also need help evaluating whether to proceed with trademark registration at this time.

19-905Contracts, Copyright Protection / LicensingOLDMusicPro Bono

19-905 Music producers entered into a two page license agreement with a record label and need help interpreting the royalty rate.

20-013ContractsMusicPro Bono

20-013 Private music teacher needs help evaluating her rights under a non-compete agreement.

20-026Business Startup/Corporate, OtherMusic, Other, Film/T.V.Pro Bono

20-026 Broadcast journalist needs help with business structure and trademark registration.

19-943Business Startup/Corporate, ContractsFilm/TV, Music, PhotographyPro Bono

19-943 Media producer and consultant needs start-up advice, help with business structure and one contract for his artist clients.

19-784DisputesArts EducationPro Bono

19-784 Arts and culture education NFP entered into an agreement with another NFP for fundraising services. The fundraising group collected a deposit but failed to perform. Client needs help recovering amounts he paid.

19-812Copyright Protection/LicensingMusic, Performance Art, TheaterPro Bono

19-812 Author of an inspirational song needs help recovering royalties for the unauthorized use of her song. She also needs help evaluating a contract that she signed with a licensing agent who was able to collect past due royalties, but then kept the entire amount as fees for her services.

19-795Contracts, DisputesDesign/Graphic DesignPro Bono

19-795 Freelance Graphic Designer needs help collecting amounts owed for services rendered. Client needs counsel to draft a demand letter to the adverse party.

19-637Disputes, Commercial LitigationFilm/T.V.Contingent Fee (PB Eligible)

19-637 SAG Voice-over artist performed in several commercial advertisements and needs help collecting the amount that the advertising agency owes her.

19-866DisputesMusic, Visual

19-866 Film producer paid a videographer for two video sessions. Videographer never delivered the film-footage taken at the first session, and Videographer cancelled the second session. Client needs counsel to draft a demand letter to compel delivery of the footage from the first shoot, and repayment of amounts that Client prepaid for the session that was cancelled.

19-946Contracts, Copyright Infringement, DisputesDesign/Graphic Design, Literature, Visual

19-946 Graphic designer filed a take-down request with an ISP and has received no response. She needs help enforcing her request that the ISP to take down an infringing work.

20-031ContractsActing/ModelingPro Bono

20-031 Child actor (represented by his mom) needs help terminating his agreement with a management company. Management company is putting unnecessary pressure on Client to buy classes and training sessions. Contract automatically renewed in 2018.

19-718Visa and ImmigrationDance, Music, Theater, Film/T.V.Pro Bono

19-718 Venezuelan music theater student who is in the US on a J-1 Visa, is graduating in May and needs help with an O-1 Visa application.

19-820Business Startup/Corporate, Copyright InfringementArts EducationPro Bono

19-820 Pre-school music education group that plans to expand their services needs help identifying the ASCAP license that they will need to secure sufficient music licensing rights.

19-491ContractsDance, Performance ArtPro Bono

19-491 NFP dance group needs help evaluating whether there are any legal issues they need to address before offering programs that include both adolescent girls and adults.

19-776OtherLiteraturePro Bono

19-766 Client needs help setting up a trust so the proceeds from the sale of his writings go to his daughter.