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Entertainment Law Research Guide

This guide will assist your research on entertainment law including intellectual property, agency, antitrust, contracts, and labor and employment of the film, television, radio, music recording, publishing, theater, and sports industries.

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Introduction

Entertainment law encompasses all of the legal problems and issues most commonly faced by a variety of related industries, including film, television, radio, music recording, publishing, theater, and sports. The areas of law most frequently associated with the field are intellectual property, agency, antitrust, contracts, and labor and employment.

While this guide is intended to introduce researchers to the general field of entertainment law, we also have guides on specific aspects of the field, such as sports lawart lawmusic law,trademark law, and copyright.

Getting Started

The following resources provide good introductions to entertainment law, and are excellent starting points for research: