INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & ENTERTAINMENt LAW

I protect clients' goodwill and reputation through trademark and copyright protections, and by negotiating optimal business deals for the publication, marketing, distribution and licensing of their works.

I counsel media companies, fashion professionals, and other creative professionals on the best legal structures and brand strategies to successfully produce projects and develop and defend their business assets in today's fast-changing media marketplace.

I manage development and production legal services for independent television and film production companies, and talent, including staffing, service contracts, clearances, releases and licenses.


IP & ENTERTAINMENT LAW SERVICES:

  • Trademark Prosecutions
  • Infringement Enforcement and Defense
  • Copyright/Fair Use
  • Unscripted Television Production​, Development and Distribution
  • Creative Collaboration Arrangements
  • Talent Rights
  • Work for Hire Agreements
  • Licensing Deals
  • Brand Strategy and Protection
  • Life Story Rights
  • Defamation
  • Privacy and Publicity Rights
  • Literary Publishing
  • Independent Film  Production
  • Clearance Issues
  • Digital Distribution
  • Confidentiality; Non-Disclosure Negotiations
  • Art Commission Agreements
  • Gallery Negotiations


BUSINESS law &
strategic counseling

I help clients structure and execute business strategies by advising on general corporate matters, with an emphasis on partnership issues, company structures, formations and separations, purchases and sales, and dissolutions. I also represent tenants and landlords in commercial real estate leasing transactions.


I offer business advisory service packages to counsel new and growing businesses on branding, asset acquisition and protection, and marketing strategies. Through this personalized, collaborative process, I help clients identify their goals and achieve them through create practical, creative strategies.


I represent commercial real estate brokers, investors and developers in the negotiation of office, retail and other types of leases, purchases and financings.


BUSINESS & STRATEGIC COUNSELING SERVICES:

  • Business Strategy
  • Entity Selection and Formations
  • Contracts
  • ​Joint Ventures
  • Corporation, LLC, Partnership Governance and Compliance
  • Consultant and Employee Issues
  • Debt Settlement and Releases
  • Company Transfer and Restructurings
  • Stock and Asset Purchases
  • Partnership Formations and Separations
  • Commercial Leasing




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