Fairness Rocks News Talent Agencies Offer to Share Packaging Fees with Writers in Significant Move Towards Deal


Fairness Rocks News Talent Agencies Offer to Share Packaging Fees with Writers in Significant Move Towards Deal

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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: April 11, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Talent Agencies Offer to Share Packaging Fees with Writers in Significant Move Towards Deal

In a dramatic move towards averting an en masse firing of agents, the Association of Talents Agents proposed Thursday that it would share a portion of packaging fees with writers. It’s unknown whether the Writers Guild of America, which has blasted packaging fees as “illegal kickbacks,” will be receptive to the move.

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