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Providing accessible legal information, workshops, and library resources to artists and arts organizations.

We offer assistance to actors, musicians, dancers, writers, filmmakers, and visual artists in area of contracts, defamation, copyright, royalties and more.

Need legal help?

We provide free legal information to artists. We’re also available to give presentations and workshops to your group.

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A Legal Guide for Writers, is an invaluable resource that provides clarity to, and understanding of, aspects of copyright and contract law that many writers find confusing.

Jonathan Meakin, Executive Director of the Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia

ALIS has been instrumental in providing legal information and services to Nova Scotian musicians and artists.

Serge Samson of Music Nova Scotia

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