Author(s): Jeffri, Joan
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1983

If one were to create a generalist's guide to major areas of concern in the fields of arts management and arts law, the topics addressed in this volume would all be included - copyright, income-producing activities of charitable organizations, and the uneasy relationship between the arts and culture and cable television.

Author(s): Schneiderman, Jan R.
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1982

The right to publicity is the right of celebrities and other famous individuals to have control over their names and likeness in various licensing ventures. The issue discussed in this article is over whether this right can be left to the heirs.

Author(s): Reynolds, Roger
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1982

This author discusses maintaining freedom of individual artistic expression.

Author(s): Tigerman, Stephen M.
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1981

This article is divided into five sections. First, the distinction between voluntary and involuntary superstations is drawn. Then the interaction between copyright law and FCC regulation is analyzed. Next, the issue of satellite reseller liability is explored, and some recent cases on point are discussed. Fourth, Section 605 of the Communications Act is discussed in relationship to this problem. Finally, the FCC;s inaction is criticized, and some suggestions are made for remedying the grievances of broadcasters.

Date of Publication: May 15, 2019

The Free Expression Policy Project (FEPP), founded in 2000, provides research and advocacy on free speech, copyright, and media democracy issues. In May 2004, FEPP became part of the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law.

Author(s): Cohen, Randy
Date of Publication: March 2020

The arts are fundamental to our humanity. They ennoble and inspire us—fostering creativity, goodness, and beauty. The arts bring us joy, help us express our values, and build bridges between cultures. The arts are also a fundamental component of a healthy community—strengthening them socially, educationally, and economically—benefits that persist even in difficult social and economic times.

Author(s): Cohen, Randy
Date of Publication: May 2020

Local arts agencies—arts councils, arts commissionscultural affairs departments—are an essential tool for community leaders as they rebuild their economies and promote social cohesion. The nation’s 4,500 local arts agencies (LAAs) support, present, and promote the dynamic value of the arts. Through their partnerships and leadership, LAAs are building healthier communities through the arts.