Posts Tagged ‘ Fee Deferment ’

Using Structured Settlements to Help Resolve Legal Disputes in the Entertainment Industry

November 5, 2010
Using Structured Settlements to Help Resolve Legal Disputes in the Entertainment Industry

As a consultant and expert witness in the entertainment industry, the vast majority of cases that cross my desk are for economic damage or loss of wages claims. Most of the cases have been for personal injury, worker’s compensation, copyright infringement and wrongful death, with claims ranging from $250,000 to $90 Million. In all...
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Writers, Producers, Directors — The DEAL

September 14, 2010
Writers, Producers, Directors — The DEAL

In addition to film financing, the writer, producer and director deals are a major factor in getting films produced – each deal differs depending on the experience and clout of the players involved. These deals will in turn have a huge impact on back end money that may or may not be available for...
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The Basics of Film Financing

August 28, 2010
The Basics of Film Financing

Financing of film projects often requires an elaborate patchwork of investors, banks, soft money tax credits and in-kind services, and some companies specialize in financing specific stages of production. One of the overall themes of the industry that can at times make obtaining financing hard is the risks involved in making films, many of...
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