Community, conversation, connection, caffeine. The Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance invites you to its third Coffeehouse event, Contracts 101 with Martha Rans of Artists' Legal Outreach.
About Contracts 101: The importance of reading and understanding a contract is paramount, and these experts are here to help. Whether you have burning questions prepared about a specific contract, or feel as though you could benefit from general guidance, this event is for you.
About the Presenter: Martha is the project lead of Law For Non-Profits and Artists' Legal Outreach and the legal director of the Pacific Legal Education Outreach Society. She has been a lawyer for nearly 20 years, spending 10 years as a labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. She has appeared before administrative tribunals, provincial and BC Supreme Court. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities and digital creatives. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. Martha's advice is practical and strategic, tailored to the needs of her clients.
About the GVPTA Coffeehouse Series: The goal of the GVPTA Coffeehouse Series is to create dialogue and community connections in order to actively address current issues that are important to our members. These themed monthly gatherings will feature community conversations facilitated by industry leaders and working professionals. By providing a space, that is part expert presenter and part facilitated conversation; it is our hope that these conversations will result in visible action.
Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
Location: Propaganda Coffeehouse in Vancouver
(209 E. Pender Street in Chinatown)
Admission is free for GVPTA members and by donation for non-members.
For more information about the GVPTA Coffeehouse Series contact GVPTA producer Deneh Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.