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  1. Our September Newsletter


    Here is our September Newsletter. Don’t forget to come to our Mixed Media Monthly Speaker Series which begins September 18, 2014

  2. Introducing… Our newsletter!


    We’re pleased to announce the formal launch of our monthly newsletter. Please subscribe to it by visiting our homepage. Click below to view the newsletter. ALIS_July_2014_Newsletter[1]

  3. Invitation to our Summer Social

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    We’d like to invite you to our Summer Social which will take place on Thursday July 31 from 5-7pm at the Stubborn Goat Restaurant in Halifax. Please see the invitation below and bring your friends! ALIS_Summer_Social_Invitation

  4. Exciting new developments!

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    We’ve been working hard over here at ALIS to develop even more programs for you and to keep providing you with legal information and updates! We are extremely excited to announce that we are launching our newsletter in early July – you should sign up to receive it (visit  to subscribe). It will be […]

  5. On the Edge of Now: Emerging Trends in Entertainment, Digital and IP Law


    The conference begins tomorrow night and we’re very excited about it. All the last minute details are falling into place, thanks to our amazing board of directors and our volunteers. We have such a great line-up of speakers coming and so far registration numbers have been decent. We’ve also been getting some media attention – […]

  6. ALIS in Montague, PEI


    At the end of January 2014, ALIS was invited by a group of artists called Artisans on Main, to give a talk on copyright and other legal issues which artists face. Daniel Pink and Noémi Westergard were the speakers and they had a two hour long discussion with this group. It was lively and wonderful. […]

  7. ALIS in the CBA Magazine

    Daniel Pink and Noémi Westergard gave a talk to Artisans on Main in Montague, PEI. Photo credit to Lorraine Vatcher.

    ALIS in CBA National Magazine, NovemberDecember 2013 Vol 22, No 7 Three members of ALIS: Dan Pink, Kelsey McLaren and Noémi Westergard, were interviewed by the CBA National Magazine for an article. We’re very happy with it and wanted to share it! Here’s the link:,-Daniel-Pink-an.aspx

  8. ALIS in the media

    Over the past year, we’ve had the pleasure of being asked to do media interviews to promote ALIS and the work we do. With every request, we are so happy because this means that more people will learn about ALIS, and hopefully, we will be able to help more people as well. On June 5, […]

  9. ALIS presents: A Legal Guide for Writers

    ALIS is proud to present our first publication in the ALIS series: A Legal Guide for Writers. Free download available here! ALIS Legal-Issues-for-Writers- You can also pick up a hard copy from the Writer’s Federation of Nova Scotia, 1113 Marginal Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

  10. ALIS Events

    We have some very exciting upcoming events. Be sure to check out our Events page to see what we have going on.