Synopses & Reviews
• The complete resource for craftspeople who are also businesspeople
• Expert advice from a pioneer in art law
• Replaces ISBN 1-58115-016-4
Here is the definitive guide for craftspeople who want to successfully tackle the business and legal issues they face every day. Explanations of new laws, plus a discussion of new business forms such as limited liability companies, bring this indispensable volume up to date. Readers will still find DuBoffs easy-to-understand explanations of trademarks and copyrights, contracts, consignments, taxes, liability, working at home, and getting the right compensation—everything the small-business artisan needs to save thousands of dollars in attorneys fees.
Here is the definitive guide for craftspeople who want to successfully tackle the business and legal issues they face every day.
Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.
Here is the definitive guide for craftspeople who want to successfully tackle the business and legal issues they face every day. Explanations of new laws
About the Author
Leonard D. DuBoff is a business lawyer in Portland, Oregon, specializing in intellectual property and corporate law. He is one of the world's leading authorities on art law. He has pioneered the field, written extensively on the subject, and lectured all over the world. His two-volume text entitled The Desk Book of Art Law is considered the most authoritative and important book on the subject. It is frequently referred to by judges, lawyers, legal commentators, and others who are interested in finding out about this important field of law, and it has also been adopted by several law schools as the basis for their courses on art law. He has authored numerous other books including Art Law in a Nutshell, The Book Publisher's Legal Guide, and a (Law in Plain English)® series, which includes books for small businesses, writers, photographers, craftspeople, high-tech entrepreneurs and gallery owners. He is also the author of three encyclopedias, one for fine artists, one for the performing arts, and one for craftspeople.