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Copyright Termination — Get Rights Back and Perhaps Get Back to Work!

Download this article as a PDF: Copyright Termination — Get Rights Back and Perhaps Get Back to Work! Introduction to Termination What with remakes and sequels constituting so much of what fills the theatres and television programming these days, it is difficult to fathom why literary authors and their representatives are not more aggressively tracking and […]

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Marvel Prevails in Copyright Termination Case: Famous artist Jack Kirby found to have created his comic drawings as a “work made for hire”

Download the PDF: Marvel Prevails in Copyright Termination Case: Famous artist Jack Kirby found to have created his comic drawings as a “work made for hire” In what can fairly be interpreted as a favorable decision for any business whose success depends upon copyrighted intellectual property, on August 8, 2013, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals […]

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The Malibu Times: So Many Movies, So Little Time

An article by Barry Haldeman titled, “So Many Movies, So Little Time,” was published by The Malibu Times.  The article discusses the reasons why distributors tend to release many films at the end of the year. So many movies, so little time By Barry Haldeman Originally published in The Malibu Times on January 16, 2013 […]

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Daily Journal: State Fares

Barry Haldeman and Zac Locke’s article titled "State Fares," on state film production incentives, was published by the Daily Journal. In this article, Barry and Zac wrote about state film production tax incentives available to filmmakers.