Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2002-02-01
Carswell

Canadian Film & Television Business & Legal Practice (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Written by lawyers with a combined 50+ years of experience in the industry, this comprehensive and practical reference pulls together into a single resource the legal and business issues which affect film and television development, production, finance, and distribution. This resource takes you behind the scenes and offers a wealth of information including:

  • A look at production financing, tax credits, loans completion guarantees, insurance aspects and other financing considerations
  • Explanations of numerous issues that impact development and production, including copyright, trademarks, confidential information, defamation, privacy, publicity and personality rights and Criminal Codeoffences
  • Critical and timely analysis of relevant case law
  • Comparative analysis of Canadian and U.S. practice and law
  • Easy to follow checklists outlining the business and legal issues relating to development, production, distribution and licensing
  • Music issues such as licensing, ownership, rights and royalties, plus sample licences and a composer agreement
  • Common entertainment agreement clauses, issues and precedent forms

Pertinent essays and in-depth memoranda which provide detailed consideration of practical issues and much, much more!

Carswell

Canadian Film & Television Business & Legal Practice (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Description

Written by lawyers with a combined 50+ years of experience in the industry, this comprehensive and practical reference pulls together into a single resource the legal and business issues which affect film and television development, production, finance, and distribution. This resource takes you behind the scenes and offers a wealth of information including:

  • A look at production financing, tax credits, loans completion guarantees, insurance aspects and other financing considerations
  • Explanations of numerous issues that impact development and production, including copyright, trademarks, confidential information, defamation, privacy, publicity and personality rights and Criminal Codeoffences
  • Critical and timely analysis of relevant case law
  • Comparative analysis of Canadian and U.S. practice and law
  • Easy to follow checklists outlining the business and legal issues relating to development, production, distribution and licensing
  • Music issues such as licensing, ownership, rights and royalties, plus sample licences and a composer agreement
  • Common entertainment agreement clauses, issues and precedent forms

Pertinent essays and in-depth memoranda which provide detailed consideration of practical issues and much, much more!