Media – Intellectual Property

Media and Intellectual Property Attorneys

Every media business owner appreciates that retaining experienced intellectual property lawyers is key to ensuring their business operates successfully. At Bashian & Papantoniou our intellectual property lawyers offer the exceptional representation to media businesses.

Our intellectual property attorneys assist filmmakers with negotiating and drafting option agreements, financing agreements, and talent agreements on behalf of screenwriters, directors, producers, actors, and composers. Additionally, our intellectual property lawyers offer counsel to filmmakers in connection with legal implication arising from chain of title issues, post-production issues, trade unions, and distribution issues. Our intellectual property lawyers assist multimedia businesses with software licensing, video game development, information law and general intellectual property law issues.

Our intellectual property attorneys offer businesses concerned with creating, selling, and promoting music, representation in connection with talent agreements, “360 deals,” synchronization rights and copyrights.  Our intellectual property lawyers regularly assist publishing businesses with print media issues, including advertising and talent agreements. As for clients involved in television and radio, our lawyers offer representation in connection with broadcast licensing and regulatory issues, FCC compliance, mechanical licenses, trademarks and copyrights. Finally, our intellectual property lawyers offer representation to businesses concerned with theater, visual arts, and design in connection with rental agreements, production agreements, consignment of artworks to art dealers, moral rights, industrial design, and general intellectual property issues.

In addition to the above, our intellectual property attorneys in are skillful in prosecuting and defending defamation claims, publicity and personality rights all arising within the context of the media industry. Since our intellectual property lawyers practice many different areas of law, they can assist media clients with advertising, broadcasting, censorship, confidentiality agreements, entertainment law, freedom of information, internet and online services, telecommunications, etc.

The intellectual property attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou offer full service representation to our clients within the media industry. From business start-up to licensing agreement negotiations and merchandising, our intellectual property attorneys are able to offer insightful counsel to clients within the media industry.

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Meet Our Professionals

The attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou are constantly striving to take law to the next level. Our team is comprised of exceptional professionals who put their clients first. We are knowledgeable, personable and diligent. Client success is our top priority.