The Ontario Bar Association’s Entertainment Media and Communications Law Section is presenting a breakfast CLE on Thursday, January 27, 2011 entitled Collective Cohesion: Understanding the hurdles & differences between the WGA/WGC and SAG/ACTRA collective agreements. Christina Buchli, a partner here in our Entertainment Law Group, will be speaking on the key differences between the collective bargaining agreements of the WGC and the WGA, ACTRA and SAG, and will explain how Canadian production companies can hire members of the American unions and guilds to work in the Canadian marketplace.
About Bob Tarantino
Bob Tarantino is Counsel at Dentons Canada LLP and focuses his practice on the interface between the entertainment industries and intellectual property law, with an emphasis on film and television production, financing, licensing, distribution, and IP acquisition and protection. His clients range from artists and independent producers to Canadian distributors and foreign studios and financiers at every stage of the creative process, from development to delivery and exploitation.