F. Negotiate Contracts and Agreements
- Negotiate co-production arrangements
- Negotiate intellectual property issues
- Negotiate labour issues
- Negotiate agency agreements
- Negotiate distribution agreements
- Negotiate touring arrangements
- Negotiate exhibitions
Make sure the following clauses appear in your contract(s): "acts of God/causes majeures" clause, dispute resolution – consult a lawyer.
Learn about copyright protection: Canadian Intellectual Property Office, www.cipo.ic.gc.ca and the World Intellectual Property Organization, www.wipo.int.
Consult CHRC's The Art of Managing Your Career (Chapter 5 - You and the Law) available in E-learning, PDF or Hardcopy versions to suit your needs.
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