TITLE

Writers Seek Their Slice of Internet Pie

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Writers Guild of America (WGA) members are on strike, arguing they should receive payment for all use of their work on new-media platforms in the U.S. WGA is negotiating with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers over residuals for content that is downloaded. WGA is also seeking compensation for content that is streamed online for free.
ACCESSION #
29343511

 

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