CA Law Affecting “Fee-Related” and “Advance-Fee” Talent Services
California Labor Code
Part 6, Division 2
Chapter 4.5 – Fee Related Talent Services
Sections 1701. – 1705.4
Section 1701, Definitions
Section 1702-1702.4, Advance-Fee Talent Representation Service
Section 1703-1703.6, Other Talent Services
Section 1704-1704.3, Remedies
Section 1705-1705.4, General Provisions
You can also visit the CA Department of Industrial Relations website for a summary of the law at www.dir.ca.gov
Fee Related Talent Service Bonds
The CA law requires all "Fee-Related" and "Advance Fee" talent service companies to post a $50,000 CA State Bond.
If you want to check to see if a company has posted the required Bond, you can call the CA Licensing Division at (415) 703-4846, or you can click the following link to check the CA State Bond Database.
*List of Companies with Fee Related Talent Service Bonds
*For the most up-to-date list, click on the heading Fee Related Talent Service Bonds 2012.