Entertainment Law



This course is an overview of those aspects of entertainment law, other than copyright, encompassed in the relationships between artist and personal manager, artist and agent, artist and record producer, and artist and motion picture producer.

Other areas explored are: right of publicity and performer's rights; protection of ideas by property, quasi-contract, and express and implied contract theories; television packaging deals; and motion picture financing and distribution.

Prerequisite: Copyright Law (538 or 538A)