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Legal Issues for Freelancers

July 20, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Location: Zoom 

Navigating jobs as a freelancer or employer of freelancers can be challenging. This class discusses the Freelance Isn’t Free Act, the Legal Wage Transparency Act, NYC Local Law 172, and some Copyright basics. Join us to learn more about your rights as a freelancer and your obligations as an employer in New York City’s thriving creative arts landscape.

Instructors: VLA Legal Externs

Membership Discount Code: For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your discount code, which will allow you to view and purchase the ticket.

$5 Students and Artists Over Sixty
$10 VLA Members (Artists and Attorneys)
$15 General Admission

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

Webinar Access and Recording: Participants will receive an email in advance with instructions to access. Please note that this is a live webinar. We are unable to distribute a recording of this presentation if you cannot attend. To view VLA’s library of on-demand videos, click here.


July 20, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


NY United States


Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
(212) 319 - 2787
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