Entertainment law is that category of law that focuses on providing legal advice to the entertainment industry. This type of law is a particularly vast area and is divided into sub-groups. These include film, which covers finance issues, talent contracts, distribution others and many others, multimedia, which covers areas such as idea development and copyrighting and information technology law.
Of course, issues relating to music, are also explored, these include talent mana
gement and agreements, music industry negotiations and general issues relating to copyright and intellectual property. Also covered under the entertainment law umbrella are the areas of publishing, which deals with the print media, advertising and author agreements, as well as television and radio, which look at broadcast licensing and regulatory issues. Theatre and the visual arts and design are also included, and these cover issues such as rental agreements as it relates to theatres and productions and copyrights issues regarding works of art and their display and distribution. Issues relating to defamation (libel and slander), personality rights and privacy rights issues also arise in entertainment law.
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