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Television, video & User-Generated Content

Recorded on: Feb. 27, 2018
Running Time: 03:10:22

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Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2018 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation – OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; Theater Recorded February 2018 in New York

Television, Video & User-Generated Content [03:10:22]

  • Overview of the television and video marketplace
  • Acquisition of underlying right
  • Option agreements
  • Life story rights
  • Structuring the acquisition of rights (licenses, assignments, and works made for hire)
  • Copyright termination issues
  • Production, financing and distribution agreements
  • Co-productions and joint ventures
  • Cable and pay television productions
  • Talent agreements
  • Special issues in reality TV productions
  • Advertising and product placement
  • Music rights for television productions
  • Key issues involving user-generated content
  • Online and short form video
  • The impact of digital media on traditional business models
  • Trends and future outlook
    Vernon G. Chu, Melanie Jones, Kenneth M. Kaufman

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Common Issues in Entertainment Industry Transactions (Updated December 2017)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Television and Video Production, Financing and Distribution (Updated December 2017)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Underlying Rights Option Agreement, Television Production
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • License Agreement for Subscription Video on Demand Delivery
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Gap in Termination Provisions, Final Rule, 76 Fed. Reg. 32316 (June 6, 2011)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Lenz v. Universal Music Corp., 815 F.3d 1145 (9th Cir. 2015)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Opinion, Fox Television Stations, Inc. v. Aereokiller, LLC, No. 15-56420 (9th Cir. Mar. 21, 2017)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
  • Summary Order, U.S. v. Broadcast Music, Inc., No. 16-3830 (2d Cir. Dec. 19, 2017)
    Kenneth M. Kaufman

Presentation Material

  • Television and Video Production, Financing and Distribution
    Kenneth M. Kaufman
Vernon G. Chu ~ General Counsel, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Melanie Jones ~ Senior Director, Business and Legal Affairs, Discovery Communications, LLC
Kenneth M. Kaufman ~ Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
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