Black Widow, Box Office and Breach of Contract: Profit Participation in COVID
The recent suit filed by Scarlett Johansson against Disney accusing Disney of interference with her contract with Marvel, with a focus on her loss of Net Profit participation from a theatrical release, raises interesting questions regarding the interaction of the streaming business with the theatrical business, in the face of Covid-19.
This program will discuss the case, its merits, its demerits, likely settlement grounds, and other relevant issues.
Ezra Doner, Esq., Ezra J. Doner, Entertainment and Copyright Law
Stan Soocher, Esq., Editor-in-Chief, Entertainment Law and Finance
Program Chair: Ethan Y. Bordman, Esq., Ethan Y. Bordman, PLLC | Co-Chair, EASL Motion Pictures Committee
Co-Chair: Stephen B. Rodner, Esq., Co-Chair, EASL Copyright and Trademark Committee
Co-Chair: Robert L. Seigel, Esq., Co-Chair, EASL Motion Pictures Committee
- September 30, 2021
- Online On-Demand