Entertainment

We represent emerging and established talent in the television, film, music and new media industries. We understand the value of intellectual property and the arts, and work closely with our clients to protect your creative assets, anticipate potential issues, assist you with developing those assets and enforcing your rights in your projects and services.

We tailor our services to fit your legal needs and budget, from a single matter to serving as on-call production counsel from the start to finish of a film.  A representative sample of the services we offer include:

  • Select, register, enforce and defend copyrights and trademarks
  • Joint venture, partnership, d/b/a and other types of formation agreements
  • Agreements and deal memos for actors, writers, directors, producers and other creatives
  • Child actor ratification agreements
  • Option purchase and life story agreements
  • Shopping agreements
  • Letters of Intent
  • Guild agreements
  • Financing, distribution and licensing agreements
  • Talent agreements for composers, songwriters, producers and recording engineers
  • Music recording, publishing, synchronization, distribution and licensing agreements
  • Sampling agreements
  • Software licensing and other new media-specific agreements
  • Influencer, marketing, sponsorship and other promotional agreements