I haven't been paid for a video that is on the top 10 countdown...
Posted 05 October 2009 - 10:53 PM
Doesn't seem fair that they can use my art to get famous and not compensate me!!!
Posted 05 October 2009 - 10:57 PM
Posted 06 October 2009 - 05:52 PM
...hindsight is 20/20. I started using this clause in my work-for-hire agreements after I got burned once.
Posted 06 October 2009 - 06:11 PM
So, I emailed a personal contact at the local station's legal department and she forwarded my email to the legal department of the Network. I received a call 10 minutes later with a commitment of payment from the record label. The threat wasn't worth losing the bands momentum and the Network didn't want the headache...