Offscreen Behavior Matters: Morals Clauses for Performers

Recent Weinstein and Spacey allegations are no doubt making producers think more carefully about who they hire for their projects. But did you know that morally objectionable behavior off-set can get you in trouble as a contractual matter? Sally Helppie and Amy E. Mitchell will discuss the history of morals clauses, current trends, when and why they are used, and provide sample language.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: CLE
Level: Advanced