Listen: KCRW And Casey discussed on Morning Edition
"Breakthrough report in dispute between how to writers and talent agencies that threatens to this film and television production talent agencies offering to share revenue generated from so called packaging fees, which the writers have called illegal, kickbacks, Casey, used arrow, Cessnas more. So far the writers guild has not responded to this new proposal from the association of talent agencies. But the offer represents the first major concession by agent. Since the dispute began a year ago, the WJ says thousands of riders will begin firing their agents tomorrow. If the issue is not resolved packaging fees are at the heart of the dispute in recent years talent agencies have been getting into the production business, they make money. By bundling teams of actors directors and writers to studios for specific projects. The writers call that a conflict of interest that turns their agents into their bosses in essense KCRW"