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2023 Writers Guild of America Theatrical and Television Basic Agreement

The MBA is the collective bargaining agreement that covers most of the work done by WGA writers. If you have questions regarding the application or interpretation of its provisions, contact the Guild’s Director of Contract Enforcement & Credits, Geoff Betts, at

2023 Agreement

Memorandum of Agreement for the 2023 WGA Theatrical and Television Basic Agreement (PDF)

Summary of the 2023 WGA MBA

2023 MBA Contract Changes FAQ

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