FRAPA Report 2011

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FRAPA REPORT 2011 unveiled: International television programmes are being protected under law, new study confirms Hit international TV formats such as ‘Big Brother’ and ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire?’ are being protected by the laws of copyright, unfair competition, passing off and breach of confidence, according to the latest FRAPA report, launched today at…

New Member Profile: Yellow Duck Productions

EVERYBODY dreams of finding the ‘the big one’ — the shape-shifting, game-changing, generation-defining format that will surge around the world, making headlines, breaking records and earning its creators eye-popping amounts of money. But what would you do if, as an experienced and successful producer, you seriously thought you’d come up with an uber-concept? How would…

New Contract Generator helps get it in writing

THE CONTRACT generator, FRAPA’s latest members-only online service, goes live later this month. And according to format consultant and FRAPA board member Michel Rodrigue, it is set to rewrite — literally — the complex and costly process of drafting licence and option contracts for international format deals. “The beauty of the contract generator is that…