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Contract Law

This course provides a thorough understanding of the legal rights and responsibilities of individuals working in the music and entertainment business. Focusing on contract law, it examines the roles and objectives relevant to musicians' unions, agents and managers, live performance, recording, production, sponsorship, personal service contracts, and laws that govern and protect each. The secondary focus of Contract Law concentrates on utilizing the acquired knowledge from Copyright Law, and Music Publishing in the discussion and debate process of case studies, their outcomes and solutions, in order to best prepare you for the challenges in today's entertainment and music industry.