Some talent agencies specialize in representing radio journalists. In the field of drama, some talent agencies are more likely to represent actors for stage, film or television, while larger agencies represent artists in each of these fields. The typical management contract is for a period of 3 to 5 years, as the manager wants to get enough time to get a return for his investment of time and effort in managing the artist. A shorter period can be negotiated with extension options to allow the artist to continue if the talent manager does not help the artist advance in their field in the entertainment industry. Before signing any type of contract or agreement in the entertainment industry, call Talent Agency Contracts and Artist Manager Agreements attorney Sebastian Gibson to have it verified. We compare your talent agency contract or artist management contract and any other agreements that have been offered to you to other contracts that we have verified, and we advise you what you should change or whether you should sign the contract. If you wish, we can negotiate the contract that has been offered to you or design an agreement to replace the one offered to you. Similarly, in the event that it receives payments from services provided or agreed or negotiated during the term of the talent agency contract, or for extensions, renewals, modifications or replacements of these services, the Talent Agency has the right to deduct its commission and is required to pay you the rest. So it`s essential that you make sure that after leaving the agency and as long as you`re alive, the talent agency has up-to-date contact information so that they know where to send all the payments due. Talent agents get work for the artists who represent them by promoting their talent, receiving auditions, then coordinating the details of the job and negotiating the contract and compensation for their artists. Following a case in which the Labour Commissioner decided that a lawyer had violated the Talent Agencies Act by “getting a job” for his client without a talent agency license, a lawyer should not attempt to obtain employment for an artist, but participate in negotiating contracts for that job. . .