Legal Matters: Contracts for Creatives

Looking to understand the contract process for your creative firm or freelance work? Join AIGA Miami and Christopher DiSchino, founder and principal of DiSchino & Company, PLLC, for a workshop on legal contracts for the design community.

We’ll show you how to:

  • Customize the AIGA Standard Form of Agreement for Design Services

  • Decide when to use long-form, short-form or custom contracts

  • Present contracts to clients

  • Set up and enforce a payment schedule

  • Negotiate contracts and navigate any issues

Christopher DiSchino is the founder and principal of DiSchino & Company, PLLC. Prior to his career in law, Christopher worked in fashion and entertainment. Today, he helps artists, designers, entrepreneurs and established companies with business law, intellectual property and corporate transactions. Christopher is also co-founder of The Paradise Fund, a nationally recognized nonprofit headquartered in Palm Beach.


Legal Matters was started in 2015 to provide essential legal information to designers, developers and entrepreneurs. The series helps creative professionals protect themselves and their work, increase client confidence and respect and create a solid business foundation.

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When & Where
Thu, Sep 24, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
350 Lincoln Road
Miami, FL 33139