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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: March 27, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Can the Writers Guild Turn a Manager Into an Agent? Probably Not

If the Writers Guild of America doesn’t come to terms with the major talent agencies by April 6, its members may soon fire their agents en masse. If that happens, the guild is suggesting to its writers that they should ask managers and attorneys to step in to assume the agents’ duties. The problem? That maneuver might not be legal.

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