The 2016 SAG- AFTRA Commercials Contracts Memorandum of Agreements (MOAs) and Drafting Agreements are now posted on the Joint Policy Committee websiteJoint Policy Committee and SAG-AFTRA Extend Contracts Production Services
SAG-AFTRA and the ANA-4A’s Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations agree to extend the Commercials Contracts until 11:59pm, Saturday, April 2, 2016.ANA-4A's Joint Policy Committee Town Hall Meeting Management Services
The ANA-4A’s Joint Policy Committee on Talent Union Relations (JPC) will be holding its’ first Town Hall Meeting for 2015 on Thursday, March 5th in Miami, Florida.
Ad-ID is the industry standard for identifying advertising assets across all media platforms.
As advised in Bulletin #7475 contributions to the AfofM Pension Plan under the AFofM 2012-2013 Commercial Announcements Agreement increased by one percent (1%) from 13.08% to 14.08% for new music tracks recorded on or after January 1, 2013.
Attached is a summary of the revisions for the 2013-2016 SAG-AFTRA Commercials Contracts.
The Executive Summary of the 4A’s 2011 Television Production Cost Survey (TVPCS) represents the results of the 25th year of a continuing project.
To assist 4A’s members in addressing the many aspects involved in assessing and structuring project assignments, an “Agency Best Practices: Project-Based Assignments” guidance and discussion Wiki workspace has been created.
The ANA-4A’s Joint Policy Committee (JPC) has successfully reached agreement with the American Federation of Musicians (AFofM) for a formal extension to the 2009–2012 Commercial Announcements Agreement.
This bulletin regarding the employment of union performers in Right-to-Work states is provided for SAG and AFTRA JPC Authorizers and Direct Signatories to the SAG and AFTRA Commercials Contracts.
The marketing-media ecosystem moved a step closer to a single, seamless asset identification process with the 4A’s Board of Directors announcing its unanimous support to make Ad-ID the industry standard by January 1, 2014.
Update from JPC counsels regarding GRP-based residual system as an alternative to the current residual payment model under the SAG Television and AFTRA Television Commercials Contracts.
Technologists from the ad/marketing industry gathered for the first day of the 4A’s second annual CreateTech Conference, during which they were given a glimpse of “the possible” in consumer engagement.
View the notice from Bounce TV regarding talent residual payment rates for Bounce TV under the SAG TV and AFTRA TV commercials contracts.
The JPC is pleased to announce that Booz & Co. has been jointly chosen by SAG-AFTRA and the JPC to conduct an independent study on digital advertising measurement (the “Digital Advertising Measurement Project”).
Over the past few weeks we have seen the explosion of the Online Video “Newfronts.” Our newest Media Matters explores this exciting new world of video fluidity.
In late March, the 4A’s issued the bulletin “How Brands Can Use Pinterest Without Breaking the Law.” Since that time, Pinterest has updated its Terms of Service.
In her new role as Mangan Holcomb Partners’ Production Manager, Flo Bruzatori-Mullins will be responsible for directing and supervising production projects for all agency clients, including St. Vincent Health System, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Harding University and Keep Arkansas Beautiful.
James L. Johnston, Partner, and Daniel Nemat-Nejat, Associate, of the law firm Davis & Gilbert LLP, have authored the article “Copyright Termination Rights Create Quandaries for Music Licensees,” which is accessible to 4A’s members.