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Sports, Entertainment and Media

The world has an insatiable appetite for sports and entertainment; yet, it’s a very complex and competitive arena. Members of our experienced Sports, Entertainment & Media Group represent numerous communications, sports and entertainment businesses and talents who want to capitalize on the opportunities in today’s dynamic market. We handle companies in the big leagues, and those who want to be. From broadcast conglomerates, to publishers, to entertainment personalities, to sports figures and franchises, we aggressively represent our clients.

Our diverse services include the following:

  • Assisting in the acquisition or sale of communications properties, including helping expedite FCC approvals
  • Counseling on the production and syndication of network and cable television programming
  • Counseling on movie production
  • Advising on affiliation with networks
  • Drafting and negotiating contracts; including programming, employment, sponsorship and endorsement agreements
  • Handling agent contracts and disputes with talent agents
  • Protecting literary and artistic rights
  • Protecting trademarks and copyright license
  • Handling defamation claims

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