Copyright Basics

This class is for artists, designers, and arts professionals.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 5 - 6:30 pm
Tuesday , May 26, 2015, 5 - 6:30 pm
Tuesday , July 21, 2015, 5 - 6:30 pm

Try our online registration form below!

VLA Auditorium
1 East 53rd Street, NY, NY 10022
See map below

This class is taught by VLA's Executive Director,
Kathryn E. Wagner, Esq.

If you are involved in the arts, this class is a must.

This workshop provides valuable information on the fundamentals of basic copyright protection, including copyrightability of works, ownership (initial ownership; transfers; works-for-hire), registration, infringement and remedies, and fair use.  Through this course you will gain a basic understanding of copyright law and learn how to protect your work.


(there is a late registration fee of $10 if you register the day of the class)
$20 Full-Time Student (must present proof of full-time status with registration)
$30 Arts Professional VLA Member
$50 Arts Professional Non-Member
$85 Legal Professional VLA Member
$110 Legal Professional Non-Member
$50 Young Associate Members (YAM's)

All registration fees are non-refundable. Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

For more information on this program, please contact VLA at or 212.319.2787 x 10.

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Members' Discount Code

Are you a VLA Member trying to register for this class? Please contact VLA to get your membership discount code: or 212.319.2787 x 10.