Monthly Archives: June 2012

Beijing Treaty Could Be Boon for Performers Worldwide

The diplomatic conference to finalize a new international treaty for performers was successfully concluded Tuesday as negotiators from the World Intellectual Property Organization’s member states signed the Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances. The treaty was named in recognition of the … Continue reading

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Record 322 Applicants for CA Tax Credit; Nearly Doubles Last Year’s Number

A record 322 applicants submitted projects for the California Film & Television Tax Credit Program last Friday, hoping to be chosen at random for the 20-25% nonrefundable credit for qualifying features and TV series. Because the $100 million annual allotment … Continue reading

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