RESOURCES

Contracts/Business basics
Stim, Richard and Lisa Guerin.Whoops! I’m in Business: A Crash Course in Business Basics. (Berkeley: NOLO Press, 2008)

Music
Brabec Jeffrey and Todd Brabec. Music, Money and Success, 4th ed. (Schirmer Trade Books, 2005)

Kohn, Al and Bob Kohn. Kohn on Music Licensing. 3rd.ed. (New York: Aspen Publishers, 2002)

Krasilovsky, M. William, Sidney Shemel, and John Gross. This Business of Music: The
Definitive Guide to the Music Industry.10th ed. (New York: Billboard Books, an imprint of Watson-Guptill Publications, 2007)

Passman, Donald. All You Need to Know About the Music Business. 8th ed. (New York: Free Press, 2012)

Film/Television
Crowell, Thomas A., The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers: A Legal Toolkit for Independent
Producers. (Burlington, Massachusetts: Focal Press, an imprint of Elsevier, 2007)

Donaldson, Michael C.,Clearance & Copyright: Everything You Need to Know for Film and Television. 3rd Rev.ed. (Los Angeles: Silman-James Press, 2008.)

Litwak, Mark. Contracts for the Film and Television Industry. 3rd ed. (Beverly Hills:
Silman-James Press, 2012)

Blumenthal, Howard J. and Oliver R. Goodenough. This Business of Television; the Standard Guide to the Television Industry. 3rd ed. (New York: Billboard Books, 2006)

Visual Arts
Crawford, Tad. Legal Guide for the Visual Artist, 4th ed. (New York: Allworth Press, 2001)

Crawford, Tad. Business and Legal Forms for Fine Artists. 3rd ed. (New York: Allworth Press, 2005)

DuBoff, Leonard D. and Sally Holt Caplan. The Deskbook of Art Law. 2ndrev ed.  (New York: Oceana Publications Inc., 2006)

Lerner, Ralph E. and Judith Bresler. Art Law: The Guide for Collectors, Investors, Dealers & Artists. 4th ed. (New York: Practicing Law Institute, 2012)

Publishing
Levine, Mark L. Negotiating a Book Contract: A Guide for Authors, Agents & Lawyers.
(Asphodel Press, 2009)

Performing Arts
Gillispie, Bonnie. Self-Management for Actors: Getting Down to (Show) Business.3rd ed.  (Los Angeles: Cricket Feet Publishing, 2008)

Moody, James. The Business of Theatrical Design.1st ed. (New York: Allworth Press, 2002)

Online Resources
American Society of Media Photographers.”Copyright Tutorial” http://asmp.org/content/registration-counts

Center For Social Media. “Documentary Filmmakers Best Practices in Fair Use.” Center for Social Media. http://www.centerforsocialmedia.org/sites/default/files/fair_use_final.pdf

Copyright Advisory Office. “Fair use Checklist.” Columbia University Libraries/ Information Services. http://copyright.columbia.edu/copyright/fair-use/fair-use-checklist/

Entertainment Jobs/Internships listings http://www.entertainmentcareers.net

Graphic Artists Guild. “Tools and Resources.” http://www.graphicartistsguild.org/tools_resources/browse

Harvard University. “Trademark Law Overview.” https://cyber.law.harvard.edu/metaschool/fisher/domain/tm.htm

National Opera Center America. “Career Guide for Opera”
http://www.operaamerica.org/applications/cga/index.aspx

United States Copyright Office.”Circular 1-Copyright Basics.”
http://www.copyright.gov/circs/circ01.pdf

United States Patent and Trademark Office.
http://www.uspto.gov