Our practitioners deal with new and established media, from airwaves to youtube, including:
- Defamation claims;
- Pre-publication advice;
- Publication ban challenges;
- Access to information requests and challenges;
- Social media issues.
- Rights acquisition agreements;
- Film, television, video game, music and other media productions;
- Rights clearance including for producers errors and omissions insurance coverage;
- Music rights and related agreements;
- Book publishing agreements;
- Interim financing loans;
- Actor and performer agreements;
- Production service agreements (for Hollywood and other productions shooting in the Atlantic Region);
- International and domestic co-productions;
- Agent/management – artist agreements;
- Content review for defamation clearance.
Advertising and Marketing
- Review of advertising material for legal compliance;
- Contest rules and compliance.