Entertainment & Media Law

Ken represents a wide array of individuals and companies in the film and television industries, providing a full range of business and legal advice, reviewing, negotiating, and drafting agreements involving producers, creators, talent, broadcasters, distributors, financiers, tax credits, government agencies, merchandisers and unions both domestically and internationally.

Ken serves as legal counsel for a number of award winning independent production companies and has extensive working knowledge of the legal, regulatory and business aspects of the film and television industries, including all aspects of development and production, financing and distribution.

He handles a variety of talent issues on behalf of television personalities, several of whom are internationally syndicated and have some of the highest rated shows on television.

We can help with:

  • creator/development agreements
  • option agreements
  • production/co-production agreements
  • broadcast and distribution agreements
  • talent agreements
  • releases
  • participant/crew/work for hire agreements
  • chain of title issues/assignment agreements
  • tax credits & CMF financing
  • interim and other financing/legal opinions
  • e&o insurance
  • music agreements
  • copyright and other intellectual property issues
  • litigation support

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