The NPA has conducted a comprehensive insurance survey covering all forms of insurance production companies purchase – E&O, workers’ compensation, health, liability, comprehensive. The association uses these data in aggregate form to secure fair coverage rates from insurers. As an NPA member, you get the benefit of any joint coverage benefits the association obtains, and the invaluable insights of your fellow members.
Know and follow applicable laws. Offer fair, reasonable employee benefits. Understand what nurtures a productive work force. These are the practices the NPA expects its members to follow, and encourages through sharing information and expertise among members. It’s a community of successful employers who have built an industry that ishere to stay. As an NPA member you have access to the association’s experts and the accumulated experience of thirty-eight member companies. There is no price tag on knowledge.
NPA members produce nearly 4000 hours of network programming a year. That’s a lot of contracts. The NPA works with networks and producers to improve the development, contracting and production process so that those thousands of hours are made more efficiently and money is put on the screen, where it belongs.
Tax credits? Production fees? Allowable costs? Deliverables? There’s no contract question our members haven’t tackled. When you join, you get the benefit of that accumulated wisdom.
The NPA has an experienced law firm on retainer and also accumulates the varied legal experiences of its membership. Whether it's labor, contract, copyright or intellectual property law, the NPA can put you in touch with the right legal resources for you.
Industry Data and Trends
Here is a link to the NPA’s latest industry survey results. As the voice and face of the bulk of a $3.9 billion industry, the NPA keeps track of member and industry trends, including the business of network TV, the US production business, and global media trends. NPA staff assemble and distribute to members insights on the industry from leading thinkers, including their own.
With 52 members involved in various distribution deals around the globe, and some members who themselves are distributors, NPA can give you valuable insights on how to get your programming bought and seen worldwide, in all media.