Law and Business of the Entertainment Industries / Edition 5

Law and Business of the Entertainment Industries / Edition 5

by Donald E. Biederman, Kenneth J. Abdo, Charles J. Biederman, Janna Glasser
     
 

In response to the increasing convergence of technologies in the entertainment industries, this thoroughly updated and revised fifth edition makes the casebook more timeless. Providing contract templates covering book publishing, recording contracts, actor agreements, video game agreements, and internet agreements, among others, this new edition is more useful and

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In response to the increasing convergence of technologies in the entertainment industries, this thoroughly updated and revised fifth edition makes the casebook more timeless. Providing contract templates covering book publishing, recording contracts, actor agreements, video game agreements, and internet agreements, among others, this new edition is more useful and illustrative of the business of entertainment for lawyers, students, and industry professionals than its competition. Introductions, notes, and cases are fully updated to take into account recent changes in the industry. This classic casebook is essential to students at law schools throughout the country and to industry professionals trying to keep up with this ever-changing field of law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275992057
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/2006
Series:
Law and Business of the Entertainment Industries Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1046
Sales rank:
1,204,732
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.13(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Global Overview1
Standards Governing Preliminary Injunctions, Motions for Summary Judgment, and Attachments6
Ch. 1Representing Talent13
Ch. 2Talent Contracts67
Ch. 3Acquisition of Rights: Rights of Personality and Identity157
Ch. 4Acquisition of Rights: Ideas and Other Property281
Ch. 5Contract Performance, Exploitation Obligations, and Limitations on Exploitation353
Ch. 6Remedies431
Ch. 7Literary Publishing525
Ch. 8Music Publishing549
Ch. 9Sound Recordings581
Ch. 10Films625
Ch. 11Television657
Ch. 12The Internet, Multimedia, and Emerging Technologies689
Ch. 13Theatre773
Table of Cases803
Index831

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