Wga Agency Fight

20 Apr 19
Variety

Hundreds of WGA members rallied solidly behind their union last week as the industry grappled with uncertainties spurred by the sudden break between writers and their talent agency representatives. But as the standoff heads into its second week, signs of strain among some WGA members are beginning to emerge. Shalom Auslander, author and creator of […]

20 Apr 19
NYDaily.news

The WGA has launched a “Weekly Feature Memo” to help connect writers to producers – the guild’s latest move to keep its members working as its battle with the major talent agencies enters its second week. As part of the new program, the guild will send a lis…

20 Apr 19
Google News

WGA Launches New Tool To Connect Writers With Employers As Fight With Agencies Enters Second Week  Deadline What you need to know about the fight between Hollywood writers and their agents  Los Angeles Times WGA: 92% of Writers Who Signed Statement of Support Have Fired Agents  Variety ATA Asks Agencies to Identify Managers Who ‘Procure Employment’ For Writers  TheWrap […]

20 Apr 19
IPO EMPIRE

WGA Launches New Tool To Connect Writers With Employers As Fight With Agencies Enters Second Week  Deadline What you need to know about the fight between Hollywood writers and their agents  Los Angeles Times WGA: 92% of Writers Who Signed Statement of Support Have Fired Agents  Variety Lawyers Make Case For Legality Of Negotiating Agent-Less Writer Deals  Deadline ATA […]

20 Apr 19
IPO EMPIRE

Lawyers Make Case For Legality Of Negotiating Agent-Less Writer Deals  Deadline WGA: 92% of Writers Who Signed Statement of Support Have Fired Agents  Variety What you need to know about the fight between Hollywood writers and their agents  Los Angeles Times ATA Asks Agencies to Identify Managers Who ‘Procure Employment’ For Writers  TheWrap Private Online Forum Provides Safe Space […]

20 Apr 19
Website Design Company

Lawyers Make Case For Legality Of Negotiating Agent-Less Writer Deals  Deadline WGA: 92% of Writers Who Signed Statement of Support Have Fired Agents  Variety What you need to know about the fight between Hollywood writers and their agents  Los Angeles Times ATA Asks Agencies to Identify Managers Who ‘Procure Employment’ For Writers  TheWrap Private Online Forum Provides Safe Space […]

20 Apr 19
Deadline

The WGA has launched a “Weekly Feature Memo” to help connect writers to producers – the guild’s latest move to keep its members working as its battle with the major talent agencies enters its second week. As part of the new program, the guild will send a list of available specs scripts and pitches to […]

19 Apr 19
Krystal

You’re fired! That’s what Hollywood scribes recently told the people who are supposed to find them work. Tensions between writers and their agents have been building for years and have finally boiled over. The conflict has pitted the Writers Guild of America, which has about 13,000 members, against… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/business/hollywood/la-fi-ct-wga-agencies-faq-20190419-story.html

19 Apr 19
Website Design Company

Writers Guild Sues WME, CAA, UTA, ICM  Pollstar WGA’s Agent-Replacement Plan Slammed By ATA In Letter To Members  Deadline The Hollywood Fight That’s Tearing Apart Writers and Agents, Explained  Vulture Agencies Call Writers’ Plan to Deputize and Pay Managers “Unlawful Conduct”  Hollywood Reporter Private Online Forum Provides Safe Space For Writers Amid WGA-ATA Battle  Deadline View full coverage on Google […]

18 Apr 19
Variety

The Association of Talent Agencies is asking its members to drop a dime on managers and lawyers who help writers find jobs while the battle between the ATA and WGA rages on. ATA executive director Karen Stuart decried what she called “unlawful conduct” on the part of the WGA. On Monday, the guild told its […]

18 Apr 19
Like For Real Dough

A quick-ish summary of the WGA-ATA fight that caused writers to fire their agents en masse WGA – Writer's Guild of America – is the union for all writers, TV and film; ATA – Association of Talent Agents – union for the talent agents Basically, their deal dates back to the 70s and has just […]

18 Apr 19
Deadline

(UPDATED with WGA statement) Hours after the WGA launched its expected anti-packaging lawsuit this morning against the Big 4 agencies, representatives for UTA, WME, CAA and ICM Partners hit back in a dispute that has Hollywood on the precipice. “This development is ironic given that the Guild itself has agreed to the legitimacy of packaging […]

17 Apr 19
Google News

WGA Sues Big Four Agencies Over Packaging Fees  Deadline WGA Sues Talent Agencies in Battle Against Packaging Fees  Variety WGA sues four main talent agencies over packaging fee dispute  Los Angeles Times Writers Guild Sues Talent Agencies as Dispute Goes Nuclear  Hollywood Reporter Will the Writers’ Fight With Agents Lead to the Uber-ification of Hollywood?  Hollywood Reporter View full coverage […]