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IFTA Posts Summaries of Arbitration Awards

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Many industry disputes involving independent film or international sales are resolved under IFTA (formerly AFMA) arbitration. IFTA now posts summaries of their awards which can be interesting reading. The summaries are available at: [link] The summaries name the parties to the disputes and briefly describe which party prevailed. According to IFTA, it has administered the resolution of disputes in more than 1700 cases involving more than US$500 million in claims.

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IFTA Posts Summaries of Arbitration Awards

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Many industry disputes involving independent film or international sales are resolved under IFTA (formerly AFMA) arbitration. IFTA now posts summaries of their awards which can be interesting reading. The summaries are available at: [link] The summaries name the parties to the disputes and briefly describe which party prevailed. According to IFTA, it has administered the resolution of disputes in more than 1700 cases involving more than US$500 million in claims.

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RGH/LIONS SHARE ARBITRATION AWARD

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Because we don’t want to quibble over words chosen to describe the award, here is a verbatim copy of the arbitrator’s award: AFMA INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION TRIBUNAL In the matter of the Arbitration between AFMA Arbitration No. was duly appointed as Arbitrator pursuant to the parties’ agreement to arbitrate contained in the agreement dated as of March 2, 2000, and the AFMA Rules for International Arbitration effective September 19, 2002 (“Rules”).

RGH/LIONS SHARE ARBITRATION AWARD

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Because we don’t want to quibble over words chosen to describe the award, here is a verbatim copy of the arbitrator’s award: AFMA INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION TRIBUNAL In the matter of the Arbitration between AFMA Arbitration No. was duly appointed as Arbitrator pursuant to the parties’ agreement to arbitrate contained in the agreement dated as of March 2, 2000, and the AFMA Rules for International Arbitration effective September 19, 2002 (“Rules”).

RGH/LIONS SHARE LIABLE FOR WRONGDOING, CLAIMANT AWARDED $75,000

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February 26, 2004 In this newsletter: RGH/LIONS SHARE LIABLE FOR WRONGDOING, CLAIMANT AWARDED $75,000 In an AFMA arbitration proceeding, RGH/Lions Share Pictures was found liable for multiple counts of wrongdoing.

Frequently Asked Questions: General Questions

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If you include in your agreements a provision for binding arbitration under the American Arbitration Association or AFMA, you could avoid litigation to resolve your dispute, and significantly reduce legal fees and costs. Answers from Mark Litwak, Attorney At Law. DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is intended to provide general information and does not constitute legal advice.