Pulling Back the Curtain on Reality Television Negotiations

October 21, 2010
Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association
Westin Dawn Beach Resort & SpaSt. Maarten

9:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Topics:

  • Negotiating and structuring the reality show deal and the key terms and provisions for talent and producers
  • What's real and what's scripted?
  • How to pitch a reality TV show
  • A look at the current television landscape from MTV's Real World to Jersey Shore to Housewives

Faculty:

Moderator:
Darrell D. Miller, Esq.

Panelists:
Demondre Edwards, Esq., Director - Business and Legal Affairs, Comcast, E!
Erika Munro Kennerly, Esq., Senior Director of Business Affairs/truTV
Khadijah Sharif-Drinkard, Esq., Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs, BET Networks