Arbitration in Entertainment Contracts: Worth fighting about?
Gordon P. Firemark
MARCH 24, 2011
Charlie Sheen ‘s lawyers are fighting hard to have their case against the producers of Two and a half men heard in Court, rather than arbitration. Yesterday, the producers secured a victory on this front, with the Court ordering claims to arbitration under Sheen’s contract. This post will explain some of the advantages and disadvantages of arbitration, and my thoughts on why Sheen and Warner Bros. WHAT IS ARBITRATION? WHY ARBITRATE.