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The Working for Workers Act, 2021, within the Entertainment Industry

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The Working for Workers Act 2021 – Introduction On December 2, 2021, Ontario Bill 27: Working for Workers Act, 2021, received Royal Assent and...

Author: Burt Gidaro, Entertainment Lawyer   What is a Sunset Clause – Introduction Have you ever watched the sun go down on the beach?...

Author: Lauren Edwards, Entertainment Lawyer Five Submission Release Tips – Introduction A submission release is a contract that “releases” a person who receives information...

Author: Byron Pascoe, Entertainment Lawyer   Sales Agency and Distribution Agreements – Introduction You’ve gone and completed the impressive feat of producing a film....

Author: Michael Duboff, Entertainment Lawyer   Tax Credit Overview – Introduction It is well known that Toronto and Vancouver are established hubs for film...

Author: Michael Duboff, Entertainment Lawyer US Workers Entering Canada for Film & Television Productions – Introduction When it comes to creating film and television...

Using Third-Party Owned Content: Introduction The Internet has been a massive boon for creators: it has given an unmediated, free (or nearly free) platform...

Author: Mark Edwards, Entertainment Lawyer Assigning Concept Rights in Canada – Introduction Recently, I have been asked about assigning concept rights to a single...

Canada Media Fund: Performance Envelope Program – Introduction Please be advised, in response to the disruption in Canada’s screen-based industries caused by the COVID-19...

Gathering and Waiving Rights – Introduction Today we will look at gathering and waiving rights; from the inception of an idea, through its evolution...

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