Small Museum Legal Toolkit

  • Sunday, October 21, 2018
  • 9:00 am- 4:00 pm

Presenter(s): 

Barron Oda, Co-Chair of the American Bar Association Museums and the Arts Law Committee, American Bar Association
Michelle Q. Pham, Attorney, Helsell Fetterman LLP
Adam Eisenberg, Professor, University of Washington Museology Graduate Program
This workshop, designed for small museums and foundations intending to create a museum, will equip managers and administrators without legal counsel with the information and tools they need to make informed decisions affecting daily operations. Topics covered will include library/archives, corporate governance/compliance matters, maintaining tax-exempt status, internships/volunteers/human resources, registration/collections management, cultural property, intellectual property, public relations, fundraising, and contracts.