Entertainment Law   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 School of Law Academic Catalog

LAW 640 - Entertainment Law

Credits, 2 sem. hrs.
The course offers a dynamic and interactive general survey of the legal principles and business practices of the entertainment industry. Topics include music, film, television, books, online and live performance. The relationship between artists, managers and agents together with specific areas of entertainment litigation are surveyed. Treatment of the ever expanding global implications of the entertainment industry is also included. Some of the business and legal considerations facing attorneys practicing in the entertainment area are introduced through a series of graded project assignments. No examination.