Checklist for New Media Projects

  • Check the signatory status of the company employing or purchasing literary material from the writer(s).
  • If the employer is not signatory, it should contact the WGA Signatories Department and complete a signatory application.
  • Check the New Media Compensation section of the Schedule of Minimums to assure compliance with MBA minimums.
  • Submit all writer employment or purchase agreements to the WGA Contracts Department.
  • Make Pension Plan and Health Fund contributions for writers employed on new media projects. For more information and contribution forms, visit
  • After principal photography concludes, submit a Notice of Tentative Writing Credits to the WGA Credits Department.
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