Intellectual Property and Entertainment

Whitehead Law‘s Intellectual Property and Entertainment Practice Group brings together attorneys from our core specialty disciplines within the firm, from Healthcare to Corporate to Business Litigation and Estate Planning, whether developing and subsequently closing transactions for the firm’s entertainment companies or handling matters for individual artists, musicians, authors, or small business owners. We bring value to our clients and strive to secure exceptional results whether it be through litigation, negotiation or alternative dispute resolution. The Intellectual Property and Entertainment group offers a full range of dispute resolution services, including resolving intellectual property and breach of contract issues. Our attorneys assist our clients by proactively identifying potential areas of liability and vigorously enforcing their contractual and property rights.

Our clients include individuals and institutions including internet companies, production companies, promoters, photographers, authors, merchandising companies, distributors, high net-worth individuals, financial institutions, music companies, publishers, executives, athletes and artists.

Areas of Focus

  • Employment Agreements: Construction, Negotiation and Analysis.
  • Talent Agreements: Construction, Negotiation and Analysis.
  • Trademark Filings
  • Internet and E-Commerce Law
  • Media Law
  • Software Licensing Agreements
  • Transactional Entertainment, Licensing
  • Content Purchase Agreements
  • Video Game Licensing
  • Motion Picture, Corporate Media and Entertainment
  • Sports Law and Athlete Contracts