Celesq® Programs

The Show Must Go On: Legal Issues Affecting Broadway due to COVID

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This program will discuss the challenging legal issues facing Broadway and the professional American theater as a result of COVID. These issues relate to governmental mandates, contract law, insurance coverage, union representation, the obligation to provide refunds, providing for the health and safety of theater workers and audience members, intellectual property rights, and presenting live and prerecorded content on the internet while the theaters remain closed. Learning objectives will include understanding how COVID has created novel difficult questions in different areas of substantive law for an industry that was thriving artistically and commercially just months ago and has now come to a total standstill.

Available in States

  • California
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Administrative Law & Regulations
  • Business Organizations & Contracts
  • Contracts
  • Covid-19
  • Entertainment/Arts
  • Federal Courts
  • Hospitality Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation & Litigation Skills
  • Media & Communication Law