Media & Entertainment
ArentFox Schiff’s Media & Entertainment practice is recognized as one of the premier media and entertainment practices in the country. Chambers USA has indicated that ArentFox Schiff is one of the “go to” practices for television and movie studios. There is no firm in the country that does more non-fiction television legal work than ArentFox Schiff.
Representing celebrities, digital music services, movie studios, television producers and broadcasters, and a range of multimedia developers and publishers, we spend our days negotiating talent agreements, advising on distribution and marketing, securing international broadcast licenses, litigating copyright, trademark, idea theft, and right of publicity claims, drafting software licenses, and counseling our clients on a wide range of legal and business issues.
Our group comprises seasoned attorneys experienced in transactional, regulatory, counseling, and litigation, matters across every segment of the media and entertainment industries. Our clients include Walt Disney, Pixar, Discovery Communications (Discovery Channel, Oprah Winfrey Network, Animal Planet, Motor Trend, TLC, The Science Channel), Amazon, Sony PlayStation, Apple, Google, WarnerMedia (HBO, Warner Brothers, TBS, TNT, CNN, TruTV, Cinemax, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network), The Void, EA Sports, and The Saul Zaentz Company (Lord of The Rings, The Hobbit), just to name a few.