Fairness Rocks News Talent Agents, Writers Guild at Odds as Contract Expiration Nears


Fairness Rocks News Talent Agents, Writers Guild at Odds as Contract Expiration Nears

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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: February 8, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Talent Agents, Writers Guild at Odds as Contract Expiration Nears

With just two months to go before a key contract between the Writers Guild of America and the Association of Talent Agents terminates, the two organizations are nowhere near resolving fundamental differences over how agencies function and get paid in a rapidly evolving entertainment industry. The two organizations finally met on Tuesday, 10 months after the WGA sent a notice starting a 12-month countdown to termination, but according to the ATA, the meeting was not productive.

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