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February 14, 2019

VAI Workshop | Legalities and Logistics with Brenda Tobin (Dublin)

Thursday 14 March, 10.30am to 4.30pm.

This ā€˜Legalities & Logisticsā€™ workshop will cover:

  • Implied contracts. What to do if youā€™ve no contract and thereā€™s a dispute.
  • The role of the licence in showing work with galleries.
  • Artists as both consumers and creators of artistic work.
  • There will also be a Q&A session towards the end of the workshop.

Venue: VAI Offices, Dublin 8.
Booking HERE.
Brenda Tobin is a specialist intellectual property solicitorĀ dealing exclusively in media, theĀ arts and entertainment since 2000. Her practice is mainly nonĀ contentious, involvingĀ contract drafting andĀ negotiations for the creative sector. SheĀ representsĀ all forms of content producers from animators to musicians,Ā practicing visual artists, photographers and writers, who create content forĀ all forms ofĀ media.

BrendaĀ has set up and run aĀ copyright department for a large UK law firm based in London, representing international creative organisations involvingĀ  High Court litigation. She was In House Counsel in RTE, Irelandā€™s National Broadcaster, for 9 years where she focused on television production and RTEā€™s digital services.

She is also an experienced defamation lawyer and has reviewed content for such investigative programmes as Prime Time Investigates, and more recently for a new internationalĀ investigative journalism platform.

Brenda does a lot of training with arts organisations including VAI, DCCOI, the National Sculpture Factory and Words Ireland. She also trains lawyers in BPP college in London.Ā Sculpture Factory and Words Ireland. She also trains lawyers in BPP college in London.


VAI Workshop | Legalities and Logistics with Brenda Tobin (Dublin)