Production

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Bruzatori-Mullins Joins Mangan Holcomb Partners Creative Department |

Marketing & Communications

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.

Production Matters | Music Licensing Battles Over Ownership Rights May Impact Agencies and Advertisers

Marketing & Communications

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.

How Brands Can Use Pinterest Without Breaking the Law |

Marketing & Communications

How Brands Can Use Pinterest Without Breaking the Law touches on limiting potential liability issues as well as the unique issues of using Pinterest for promotional advertising.

Union Performer Matters | Right to Work States – Union Security / Preference of Employment (SAG TV, AFTRA TV, AFTRA Radio Commercials Contracts)

Production Services

This Employment of Extras Union Performer Matters is from the Industry-Union Standing Committee, and provided for SAG and AFTRA JPC Authorizers and Direct Signatories to the SAG and AFTRA Commercials Contracts

Union Performer Matters: SAG + AFTRA: Extra Performers | Calling Services and Production Staff-Related Duties

Production Services

This Employment of Extras Union Performer Matters is from the Industry-Union Standing Committee, and provided for SAG and AFTRA JPC Authorizers and Direct Signatories to the SAG & AFTRA Commercials Contracts.

Production Matters | Reminder: Unauthorized Commercial Use of Olympic Designations Is Prohibited

Marketing & Communications

The unauthorized commercial use of any Olympic trademarks, logos or symbols, as well as any conduct tending to suggest any connection with the Olympics or the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), is prohibited.

Production Matters | SAG + AFTRA Signatory Obligations: Successor Liability |

Production Services

The 4A’s frequently receives inquiries from members who are signatories to the SAG and AFTRA TV and Radio Commercials Contracts regarding signatory obligations under the contracts in the event of a sale or a merger of an advertiser or agency.

New IPG Production-Based Agency Addresses Marketplace Needs

Marketing & Communications

The Interpublic Group of Companies has officially announced the creation of Pipeline PS, a high-end production agency that addresses the needs of clients and marketing communications agencies.

GSD&M Idea City Welcomes Jefferson Burruss

4A's Member

GSD&M Idea City announced this week the hire of Jefferson Burruss as Executive Producer in the agency’s Integrated Production department.

JPC + SAG-AFTRA Interpretive Disagreements-2013 Commercials Contracts |

Production Services

As you may be aware, SAG-AFTRA recently conducted a webinar directed to 2013 Commercials Contracts signatories, casting directors and payroll companies.