Can We Help You?
NJVLA has collated the data provided by New Jersey artists and arts and cultural organizations during the Needs Assessment Survey.
- Are you an artist in need of legal advice? We may be
able to refer you to one of our volunteer pro-bono attorneys.
Our volunteer attorneys can give you brief advice over
the phone, via fax, or, if you qualify, have an attorney
take on your entire case.
- In addition to providing referrals to volunteer
pro bono attorneys who can help with your organization’s
legal issues, you can also schedule us to give lectures
on a variety of legal topics critical to New Jersey artists.
- Topics include:
- Copyright Law
- An Overview of Intellectual Property
- Landlord Tenant
- Legal Issues for Filmmakers
- …and we are continually
- For more information
- Click here for a complete description of all our available legal services and our eligibility guidelines.
- Needs Survey
- Tell us your needs. NJVLA depends upon the arts
community to keep us informed of its legal needs. If
there is an area in which you think we should direct our
efforts, please fill out a needs survey and send it back to us.
For details, click below.
August 1, 2006
Please click here to view the Needs Assessment Survey Narrative - PDF file, 31kb
Please click here to view the Needs Assessment Survey Narrative in Large Print - PDF file, 53kb
Please click here to view the Needs Assessment Survey Tables and Survey Form - PDF file, 57kb
Update December 2007
Now that we have completed more than two years of operations, we want to tweak our services and pro bono attorney recruiting efforts even more. Please take part in our new survey.
Please click here to download and print the 2008 NJVLA Needs Survey Form - PDF file, 676kb
Please click here to download and print the 2008 NJVLA Needs Survey Form in Large Print - PDF file, 96kb
PLEASE NOTE: NJVLA IS A LEGAL REFERRAL SERVICE. IT DOES NOT
PRACTICE LAW, PROVIDE LEGAL ADVICE, OR REPRESENTATION. IF YOU
QUALIFY UNDER OUR FINANCIAL GUIDELINES, WE MAY REFER YOU TO AN
INDEPENDENT VOLUNTEER ATTORNEY TO HELP YOU WITH YOUR MATTER.
NJVLA DOES NOT AND IT CANNOT GUARANTEE YOUR ATTORNEY'S LEVEL
OF EXPERTISE OR EXPERIENCE, OR EVEN THAT IT CAN SECURE YOU AN