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Visit the Members Only section of the website to access CLA's education portal. The education portal features recorded webinars, podcasts, articles, videos, MCLE programs for attorneys, and other documents on legal topics for the creative arts and innovation community. California Lawyers for the Arts is licensed by the State Bar of California as a Multiple Activity MCLE Provider (#1248). Non-attorneys should register as "non-MCLE" when setting-up their account to view these materials. There is no fee to setup your free account.
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SAVE THE DATE! On June 24th - June 28th,
California Lawyers for the Arts and the William James Association
in collaboration with Santa Clara University
and the Justice Arts Coalition
Arts in Corrections: Reframing the Landscape of Justice
June 24 - 28, 2019
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053
Participants in this conference will have opportunities to
Share best practices in program development and curriculum design
Learn about current research models, including evaluation and documentation
Gain insights into new legislative developments in justice reform in different states and nationally
Participate in workshops showcasing exemplary programs in institutions of all levels as well as restorative justice and re-entry models
Learn how to build public awareness and enhance programmatic sustainability
Develop next steps for a national support organization for artists who teach in correctional institutions and artists coming home
Participate in art classes taught by master artists with years of teaching experience in various disciplines and diverse institutions.
Speakers will include artists, educators, justice advocates, arts administrators, lawyers and other allied professionals. Campus housing will be available for all participants.
For more information, please contact:
To register, visit the Event Registration page (Early Bird Registration coming soon!)
All Access Education Materials:
Workshops & Events
CLA offers educational programs in all of our locations at least two-times per month on legal and business topics of interest to the creative arts and innovation community.
Other Useful Resources
Lists of other resources for the creative arts and innovation community can be found here.
Glossary of Terms
See this concise glossary of terms used in solving legal problems for the creative arts and innovation community.
Work with CLA to provide creative arts legal education programming for your organization. CLA regularly partners with other arts and innovation organizations to present events, seminars, and legal education programs. Let's work together to share the benefits of learning and knowledge.
Opportunities for working together include: