Law 305 - Entertainment Law

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

S. Akens N. La Terza

General Course Description:

This course provides an overview of the legal, business and financial aspects of the entertainment industry, specifically in the fields of motion picture, television, and digital content production and distribution. It will focus on the practical application of various areas of the law including intellectual property, corporate, tax, employment, bankruptcy, international and others to achieve business/creative objectives. Through exploring the elements of traditional media models and the changes arising from new technologies, students will have a foundation to apply informed, analytical and creative thinking to practical problems.  There are no prerequisites for this course. 

Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Susan Akens 16F 305 LEC 1 MW 1:45 PM - 3:10 PM 3.0 No No
Nicholas La Terza 16F 305 LEC 2 MW 3:20 PM - 4:45 PM 3.0 No No
  This section is limited to foreign LLM students.
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
David Ginsburg 14F 305 LEC 1 TR 12:10 PM - 1:35 PM 3.0 No No
Susan Akens 16S 305 LEC 1 MW 3:20 PM - 4:45 PM 3.0 No No