Why Join the Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Section?

Check out this Section for the latest advancements in entertainment, arts, and sports law. The Section publishes the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Journal, and coordinates the annual meeting and many MCLE educational programs. Join today to explore the range of legal issues related to your field. Members are strongly encouraged to join at least one committee and are welcome to join as many committees as apply to their fields.


To join this Section by phone, call the Member Resource Center at (800) 582-2452 during business hours.

How much are Section dues? Very affordable with NYSBA membership. View the price list here (scroll down for Section dues).

EASL strives to provide its members with a variety of valuable resources and benefits designed to keep practitioners updated on the latest developments in the entertainment, arts and sports law fields.  Among the many services offered are:

Subscription to the EASL JournalOur Section Journal is published three times a year and is full of insightful articles, overviews of issues, and summaries of important cases and decisions that impact our areas of practice.

Networking Opportunities: You will benefit from networking with the most respected and forward-thinking community of Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Attorneys. Further, you will have the opportunity to serve on a wide variety of Section committees helping you gain valuable professional development and experience. In addition, you will be able to collaborate with peers, share knowledge and establish key contacts! 

Invitations to Exceptional Meetings and Educational Events: You will be invited to attend and participate in lunches, panels, talks, meetings, seminars, and symposia most of which are CLE accredited.

Access to Some of the Most Prominent Attorneys in the Fields of Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law: You will have the ability to meet and discuss issues with some of the most highly regarded attorneys in our fields.

Access to the EASL Website: Our Section website features a wealth of information, including a calendar of Section programs, past issues of the EASL Journal, industry news, recent decisions of note and a collection of Internet links to other sites of interest to Section members. The EASL Journal, industry news and recent case law are all in a searchable format. Only EASL section members may access the password-protected areas of the website.

Impact Legislation and Make a Difference in Your Community: You will have a voice in legislative matters under discussion in Albany. In addition, we can help you get involved in pro bono initiatives!


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