The IFTA® Standard Licensing Agreements, Terms and Definitions Are “Common ground” When Licensing Films and Television Programming Worldwide

This article was written by Susan Cleary, Esq., Southwestern Law School Class of 1993, Vice President & General Counsel, Independent Film & Television Alliance When negotiating for the exploitation of films or television programming to distributors worldwide, it is important to speak the same ‘language of licensing.’ That is why for the last 30 years, the Independent Film & Television Alliance® has promulgated model forms and standard contracts that are voluntarily used by the IFTA Membership and Industry at Large to provide a common ground to being to tailor and document their particular deals. IFTA has recently released the...

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