Copyright & Contract Basics for Visual Artists workshop on March 23rd

We are excited to be hosting a NOEW In Your Neighborhood event this March as a part of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week ! Register to attend at bit.ly/NOEWInYourNeighborhood#NOEW2020 Presented by The Ella Project, Hosted by Lionheart Prints This workshop is led by attorney Bri Whetstone and will address copyright and contract topics relevant to visual … Continue reading Copyright & Contract Basics for Visual Artists workshop on March 23rd

Collecting Royalties in the Modern Age Workshop March 11th

The way people are accessing, consuming and listening to music has changed dramatically, and the laws and mechanisms for collecting royalties are still catching up.   The Music Modernization Act was passed by Congress in 2018, and it’s supposed to make it easier for musicians to collect certain royalties.  In order to maximize revenue streams, musicians … Continue reading Collecting Royalties in the Modern Age Workshop March 11th

Ella Project to receive $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Ella Project has been approved for a $25000 Art Works grant to support our pro bono legal services and professional development for Louisiana artists. Overall, the National Endowment for the Arts has approved 1,187 grants totaling $27.3 million in the first round of fiscal year 2020 funding to support arts projects in every state in the nation, … Continue reading Ella Project to receive $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Bar Napkin Inventions: How to Apply for Patent Protection

Mark Melasky Do you have an invention that you'd like to protect, but don't know where to start? Have you always wanted to learn more about the process? Then join patent attorney Mark Melasky of Intellectual Property Consulting on Wednesday, February 12th at 6:00 p.m... for a free workshop at LaunchPad as he discusses: What … Continue reading Bar Napkin Inventions: How to Apply for Patent Protection

Ashlye Keaton to speak at World Intellectual Property Organization

Ella Project Co-Founder Ashlye Keaton will present on the work of the Ella Project on October 18th and how artists are empowered to protect their intellectual property via pro bono legal service providers like ours in Geneva, Switzerland. Joining her will be Walter Chia of the IP Office of Singapore, Olga Dubey of Switzerland's AgroSustain, … Continue reading Ashlye Keaton to speak at World Intellectual Property Organization