WGA Claims Big-Name Writers are Purging Their Agents

April 18, 2019

Claiming that “over 92% of [Writers Guild] members who signed the Statement of Support have already fulfilled their pledge and signed letters terminating their unfranchised agencies,” the WGA memo warns the ATA that a forest full of official letters […]

Filming in Los Angeles Down Nearly 10 Percent in Early 2019

April 18, 2019

Filming in Los Angeles is on the decline. According to a newly released FilmLA report, on-location shooting in the Greater L.A. area is down 9 percent in the first quarter of 2019. The cause for the drop is a simultaneous slowdown in feature, television […]

WGA Sues Big Four Agencies Over Packaging Fees

April 17, 2019

The WGA had filed a civil lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court against the four major packaging agencies, accusing them of violating state and federal laws with respect to the fiduciary duties to their writer-clients. Tony Segall, the general […]

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