A comprehensive study of the legal issues confronting the entertainment industry. Segments of the industry that will be covered include music, motion pictures, television, and sports. Particular emphasis will be placed on intellectual property and contract/licensing issues, while also covering agency, antitrust, labor and employment, and tort law.

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


LEGL 2700 or LEGL 2700E or LEGL 2800H

Athena Title

Law and Entertainment Industry

Syllabi LEGL 4200
Credit Hours 3.0