Regulating the Dealmakers

This author has written previously on the differences between agents and attorneys.  The first article was entitled “Ethical and Practical Implications and...

Tech, Data, and You

Data and analytics pervades nearly aspect of our lives, especially in sports and media and more often now in entertainment. 

Production Today: Getting your Film or Television Series to Market

With news that Major League Baseball is giving streaming rights to each of the individual 30 franchises, which is a full topic...

New Professional Football Leagues Offer Alternative and Quest for Change

The buy-in is an emerging and growing one.  Turner-owned platforms TNT and Bleacher Report (BR) B/R LIVE will be airing/streaming the Alliance...

Gambling – Is it All About The Money?

“Show me the money!” said actors Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr. in the iconic film Jerry Maguire.  Like Cruise trying to...

Three Keys to Content Distribution Today

With the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs considering developing their own or purchasing a larger ownership stake in a broadcast network,...

Bundling to Change the Future

Even with change, history repeats itself.  Consumers of content can see the tides of change.  They have been experiencing it at home...

Moneymakers: Netflix, Hollywood Stars, Brands, & Sports Leagues

Netflix hopes to sell more content in Europe and the discussion is between whether the streamer will disrupt and work with existing...

Answers in Time: The Players, the NCAA, and the Professional Sports Leagues

The debate between the players who play, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) who govern the players and member institutions, and the...

Will Anyone Catch Netflix?

Netflix-Paramount.  Apple-A24. Amazon-NFL.  AT&T-Time Warner.  NBCUniversal-Comcast-Sky.  Disney-21st Century FOX.  Nexstar-Tribune.  All of these deals were done for one purpose: to compete with the...