A Vital Addition To Your Professional Library

Whatever aspects of the motion picture, television, music, book publishing, theatre or electronic games industries you may be involved in, and whether as a lawyer, business-person or creative artist, each of these EG2EL volumes comprise an indispensable addition to your professional library, and will pay for themselves many times over.

EG2EL
| Dealmaking
Available in Hardback & Paperback

Purchase for $225

Law School Edition Available For $150

EG2EL
| Intellectual Property
Available in Paperback

Purchase for $105

Law School Edition Available For $75

“The Essential Guide To Entertainment Law should be required reading for everyone seeking to bring an entertainment project to Philadelphia (or any City at all)!  It will certainly make my job easier!”

Sharon Pinkenson
Executive Director, Greater Philadelphia Film Office

“I love this set of books! I recommend it to students and colleagues all the time. Each chapter is like having a personal mentor who is an expert in the field at your fingertips.”

Victoria Wasinger, Esq.
Department Chair, Entertainment & Music Business Bachelor of Science Program, Full Sail University

"Jay Shanker and Kirk Schroder have produced a truly comprehensive book on the business and legal aspects of the major fields in the entertainment industry. Although meant for entertainment lawyers and executives, this book is also a manual for all creative talent who want to understand this business."

Margot Shetterly
Author of Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race

"Steve Monas' excellent chapter on Motion Picture Distribution is a lively and illuminating mixture of comprehensive substance and insightful anecdotes all mined from Steve's wealth of professional experience. A thorough and engagingly readable guide for current or future legal practitioners and executives alike...or anyone interested in the intricacies of motion picture distribution agreements."

Adam Platnick
Former President New Regency Productions and Mandalay Pictures

“I can’t imagine a better gateway to understanding the ins and outs of providing (and benefitting from) competent legal representation in the entertainment industries.”

John Huncke
SVP Strategy and Business Development STARZ, a Lionsgate Company

Featured Contributors

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Jay Shanker
Editor; Author
Kirk Schroder
Editor; Author
Paul Supnik
Intellectual Property
Johnathan Reichman
Intellectual Property
Ken Basin
Television
Andrew Boortz
Video Games & Interactive Media
Todd & Jeff Brabec
Music Publishing
Brad Cohen
Entertainment Taxation
Hailey Ferber
Theater
Stephen Monas
Motion Pictures
Shane Nix
Entertainment Taxation
Henry Root
Music Industry
Gail Ross
Literary Publishing
Greg Snodgrass
Motion Pictures
Victoria Traube
Theater
Robert J. Williams
Motion Pictures
Justin B. Wineburgh
Television