One of the recent clashes around IP rights reported somewhat recently in news media concerns residuals for voice actors. SAG-AFTRA called for a strike against 11 video game publishers this past October.
“The strike comes in light of an unsuccessful 19 months of negotiations after the existing labor contract known as the Interactive Media Agreement...Read more →
2015 Artists Under the Dome
For the 10th year, artists and legislators gather under the State House dome (the Great Hall) to meet and greet, and share news...Read more →
FILMS = JOBS ADVOCACY DAY
Monday, May 9th. MA State House
Join us at the State House on Monday, May 9th for an important day...Read more →
MALC is overjoyed to learn that the historic Colonial Theater, built in 1900 and currently owned by Emerson College, will not be converted to a student activity center, dining hall, etc.Read more →
The Joint Committee on Revenue will hold a public hearing, Tuesday, March 8th at 1:00 PM at the State House on H.3978, a bill that would cripple the film and television production incentive program in MA.Read more →
MALC is dedicated to supporting the Massachusetts Production Coalition in their advocacy campaign to stop H.3978, a legislative proposal that would that would have negative consequences for many artists, crafts people, small businesses, and creative agencies in the Commonwealth.Read more →
(via Massachusetts Production Coalition)
Advocacy Alert: Oppose H.3978
Last week Governor Baker filed a new bill, H.3978, that would cripple the film & television production incentive in Massachusetts.
The Governor’s proposal places a per-production cap...Read more →