In this clip from www.artistshousemusic.org – Peter Shukat is an entertainment lawyer with Shukat, Arrow, Hafer, Weber & Herbsman in New York City. He discusses key issues in a recording contract such as the amount of product the label agrees to give and what kind of advance/royalty is going to be paid. He also covers the restrictions and limitations an artist can put on a record company and the mechanical royalty clause.