TITLE

MONEY ON TABLE IN WGA TALKS

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/24/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 38, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on economic issues that dominated the first two days of contract talks between Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. Bargaining on creative rights demands; Increased residuals for cable, foreign, video, and Fox Broadcasting, United Paramount Network and the Warner Brothers Network.
ACCESSION #
4037983

 

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