The standalone entertainment team is based out of Mumbai which works in conjunction with the Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Labour & Employment deals with vital and evolving sector. The team leads and manages the clients from the media and entertainment companies.
Entertainment is a continuously evolving sector; we frequently engage with production houses and media and entertainment companies. The firm provides varied services to the clients ranging from sector specific advisory, IP management, prosecution and litigation as well as regular transactional work.
We advise on IP management of domestic and foreign films and work on agreements relating to film and entertainment industry such as agreements relating to distribution rights, satellite rights and audio visual rights exhibition, advertising, sponsorship, product endorsements.
We continuously engage with clients and oversee taxation, corporate law and dispute resolution, compliances relating to data protection, trademark and copyright.
We have advised on copyright licences relating to sound recordings, literary and musical works, drafting of contracts, domain name disputes, collaborations and partnerships as well as Joint Ventures as well as Litigation.