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ALAS is turns 30 on September 21, 2107!

"Growing Your Music Royalty Garden - How Collecting Societies Can Help,"  Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 here.

"The Law School Show" features ALAS Director Warren Sheffer and Co-Founder Paul Sanderson.

Click here to listen to the show. ​

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"ALAS Presents: The Music Roundtable" featuring Paul Saunderson (Sanderson Law), Adrian Battiston (Ole), Stefanie Purificati (APA Canada), Guillaume Decouflet, Collinresponse and Laura Cappe (Royal Mountain Records) 






Calling all visual artists! Do you have burning questions related to the business and legal side of your practice? Do you want honest advice from experienced professionals in the business? Are you looking to mix and mingle with other like-minded individuals in a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere?

On September 27, 2018, Artists' Legal Advice Services (ALAS) is pleased to present Art, Business and the Law: A Roundtable Discussion for Visual Artists. This event is a panel discussion chaired by visual artist and prominent entertainment lawyer Paul Sanderson. This event is geared towards emerging visual artists working across all mediums who would like advice from industry experts.

ALAS has invited a panel of experienced professionals who represent different aspects of the visual arts business to share their thoughts, expert advice, and experiences with you. Our panel will include:

  • Paul Sanderson, Sanderson Entertainment Law
  • David P. Silcox, Former President of Sotheby's Canada
  • Tau Lewis, Visual Artist
  • Michael Vickers, Akin Collective
  • Taiga Lipson, Olga Korper Gallery 
  • Sally Lee, Executive Director, CARFAC Ontario

Doors open at 6:30pm. The panel discussion starts promptly at 7:00pm.

Tickets are extremely limited. Buy your tickets HERE!

This event would not be possible without the generous support of our Sponsors: 

Hebb & Sheffer Law 

Check out a sneak peak video here.