Artificial Intelligence (AI) is poised to redefine our world, surpassing the boundaries of human potential, and reshaping industries and economies on an unprecedented scale. In the realm of media and entertainment, the advent of AI is empowering creators with powerful tools for content generation, unlocking new experiences, creating a final Beatles song, and forever altering the way we consume, create, and engage with various forms of artistic expression.
The law relating to AI is in its nascent stage, evolving rapidly in response to mounting global concerns. It is pushing existing legal concepts to their limits, inventing new ones, and generally questioning the relationship between our legal systems and machines in an unprecedented manner. This guide aims to provide a starting point for understanding the legal implications and considerations surrounding AI in the entertainment and media sector. It is neither exhaustive nor definitive but offers a perspective into select issues that are at the heart of the ever-growing debate on AI.