Dispute over profit participation / accounting on long running cable tv show
Idea submission / breach of implied contract matter regarding unscripted television series.
Alleged failure of an actor to pay a manager’s commission, involving claims of a breach of fiduciary duty and invasion of privacy.
Claims of breach of contract and fraud arising from dispute between financier and producer/foreign distributor of independent film.
Matter involving threatened legal malpractice action regarding attorney’s handling of a profit participation claim.
Mediation following infringement and partial reversal by Court of Appeal on claims of breach of express and implied contract arising from alleged use of plaintiff’s ideas in defendant’s movie.
Multiple matters involving accounting and other participation claims, including self-dealing through vertical integration, arising from television exploitation of theatrical motion pictures
Matter involving applicability of Talent Agency Act to actions of talent representative
Case involving television exploitation rights in series of novels
Matter involving acquisition of television stations under asset purchase agreement and effect on FCC station licenses
Mediation in advance of IFTA arbitration
Dispute involving respective rights to revenues generated by and intellectual property used in series of magic and illusionist shows
Matter involving entitlement to writing credit and share in proceeds of motion picture
Case involving international distribution of Chinese television series
Dispute involving advertising agency’s production of television commercial for Las Vegas resort
Matter involving US distribution rights in theatrical motion picture
Matter involving title to award-winning television series and name of record label
Controversy involving accounting and other profit participation claims brought by creator of long-running television series
Matter involving sound technology used in software to provide high-end audio on DVD and Blu-ray Discs
Dispute over talent agency’s claim to commissions from writer
Case involving transmission rights in US, China and other foreign territories
Matter involving breakup of creative partnership and respective rights in connection with completed and future motion pictures
Dispute over right to exploit documentary of famous football team
Matter involving contract interpretation of distribution agreement between prolific film producer and Chinese distributor for slate of 61 films and whether motion picture failed to include contractually required talent
Matter arising from performances by opening act in well-known comedian's national tour
Matter between talent agency and former executive arising from company’s hiring, operational changes and other conduct
Controversy between producer and distributor regarding worldwide distribution of theatrical motion picture
Matter between award-winning designer of cinematography equipment and leading motion picture equipment distributor over development and production of camera-head system for use in the entertainment industry
Matter between foreign film distribution company and former executive arising from company’s hiring, operational changes and other conduct
Matter involving respective rights of general talent agency and voiceover agency to clients and commissions
Matter involving media company’s obligations arising from termination of its chief financial officer
Controversy involving rights and obligations, including rights to intellectual property, arising from termination of television production executive
Controversy among motion picture producers and various lenders to the project, including issues regarding bridge financing, intercreditor agreements, tax credits and accounting