LAW 542 - Entertainment Law
Instructor: Robert Woods
October 14 - December 8 • Fall 2021
Section 101 • 3 units • Graded • Online
An introduction to the roles, responsibilities and practice considerations of legal counsel in the entertainment industry, focusing on key industry sectors - motion pictures, television, music, and theatre. Students will familiarize themselves with the relevance of intellectual property law, case law, statutes and regulations, and industry customs for the "business of entertainment" through the analysis of cases, articles, and representative contracts.