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#METOO AND #TIMESUP MOVEMENTS CAUSE ENTERTAINMENT AND ADVERTISING INDUSTRIES TO RE-EXAMINE TALENT AGREEMENTS

No story had a bigger impact on the entertainment industry in 2017 than the stunning allegations of sexual assault against previously-powerful men. While the long-term ramifications of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements are still playing out in Hollywood and Madison Avenue, they have already prompted the industry to refocus on old contractual provisions like the “morals clause” and the newer “inclusion rider.” Producers and developers of content, whether for entertainment or advertising, should give serious consideration to these provisions in future contracts for talent, recognizing the seismic industry shift resulting from these social movements.

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