Four years after warning for-profit companies about unpaid internships, the agency has investigated relatively few employers for wage violations.
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ProPublica, April 9, 2014, 2:59...
Lobbyists Set to Fight Royalty Bill for Artists
Auction Houses Taking No Chances on American Royalties Too Act
By PATRICIA COHEN MARCH 23, 2014
Lawyers for Sotheby’s auction house paid an unusual visit to a few lawmakers on Capitol Hill this month and brought along some high-powered lobbying muscle. They had come...Read more →
aturday’s Arts and Culture Public Hearing, sponsored by Mayor Walsh and his Arts and Culture Transition Team, can be summed up in two words – resounding success!
Artists, educators, and advocates from all sectors and neighborhoods lined up to speak eloquently and passionately about their work and their needs-to-succeed . Several even...Read more →
The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) was busy in 2013. We fought for artists’ rights and for a healthy creative economy. We helped to make arts and culture an important policy issue in the Boston mayoral race and much, much more.
MALC fought for…
Policy and Funding Advocacy
MALC works to ensure Massachusetts artists of all disciplines...Read more →
The “Tech Tax.” It was passed into law this July, only to be repealed two months later. The tax, which placed a sales/use levy on computer and software services, immediately came under fire from members of the tech community, as well as individuals throughout the creative sector. The legislature responded quickly and Governor Deval...Read more →
The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) is dedicated to empowering artists and promoting the arts, culture, and the creative economy throughout the Commonwealth. We work to ensure that artists of all disciplines have a meaningful place at policy making tables at all levels of government.
Please join MALC, like MALC on Facebook, sign up for our...Read more →