A mother’s crusade to amend the RAVE Act & how you can help make festivals safer

Join The Festival Lawyer, Showbams and the new coalition Amend The Rave Act (ATRA) to make festivals safer for everyone.

10 tips for safely navigating an entrance search at a festival

Here is some legal knowledge (and practical tips) that can help you navigate that festival entrance search like a pro.

The “Know Your Rights” infographic at a festival

This simple flowchart from The Festival Lawyer shows you everything you need to know to protect yourself from being unlawfully arrested.

10 music festival must-haves to elevate the experience

The Festival Lawyer asks the worldwide festival community: “What one item did you not know to bring to your first music festival that you always bring now?”

Why I will still go and see Morrissey in San Jose (Or at least buy tickets and see if he shows up)

The Festival Lawyer makes a strong case to spring for Morrissey tickets in San Jose, even though Moz has cancelled six consecutive shows in the Bay Area.

Marijuana & DUIs: What You Can Learn from Justin Bieber Getting Busted

With Marijuana now legal in two states, The Festival Lawyer offers 10 pro tips to help you avoid the same fate as the Beebs.

10 safety tips women should know when going to their first music festival

The Festival Lawyer interviewed several long time female festivalgoers and ravers to collect tips for women attending their first music fest.

Live music artists ignite the dawn of a smartphone backlash

TRENDS 2013: Our collective screen addiction & social media mentality are starting to suck the life out of the live music experience for fans and artists alike, but 2013 will be remembered as the year musicians fought back, establishing the battle of Instagram & iPhones vs. audience immersion.

The Law of MDMA: Practical Legal Tips for Ravers who Choose to Use Ecstasy

The Festival Lawyer offers five important legal tips to ravers, festival attendees and show goers that choose to use Molly or Ecstasy.

The Festival Lawyer: Upgrade Your Festival Experience Part 2

The Festival Lawyer highlights the best responses to the “3 Festival-Buddy Golden Rules” article by sharing some of the Festival Upgrade responses.

Upgrade your Fest Experience by following the 3 “Festival-Buddy Golden Rules”

The Festival Lawyer suggests Three Golden Rules to help Upgrade your festival experience along with everyone else’s around you.