Fairness Rocks News WGA Deputizes Managers And Lawyers To “Fill The Gap” If Agents Are Fired En Masse


Fairness Rocks News WGA Deputizes Managers And Lawyers To “Fill The Gap” If Agents Are Fired En Masse

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Author: David Robb

Date: March 20, 2019

Original Source: Deadline Hollywood

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WGA Deputizes Managers And Lawyers To “Fill The Gap” If Agents Are Fired En Masse

The WGA is deputizing managers and attorneys to procure employment for writers and negotiate their over-scale terms – essentially taking the place of agents. The move comes as the guild prepares for the possibility that it might ask all writers to fire their agents en mass if it can’t come to terms with the Association of Talent Agents for a new franchise agreement.

Read more: https://deadline.com/2019/03/wga-deputizes-managers-and-lawyers-to-fill-the-gap-if-agents-are-fired-en-masse-1202579781/