Entertainment Law Rights of Publicity

Weide & Miller’s entertainment law and rights of publicity practice represents individual artists and company rights holders on a wide range of legal issues, including entertainment contracts, sponsorship agreements, licensing, and promotion.  Our firm’s clients include individuals and businesses involved in the film, television and music industries as well as print and new media.

The firm’s attorneys offer experience with assisting clients with negotiating rights agreements as well as enforcing those rights against unauthorized use. The firm has also worked with holders of rights of publicity to secure those rights in multiple jurisdictions, exploit those rights through branding and licensing, and enforce those rights against infringers through legal actions.

Weide & Miller works with its clients from the inception of their creative ideas and concepts through development, production, marketing, publicity, distribution, licensing, and rights exploitation throughout the United States and internationally.

The firm’s attorneys have experience negotiating and drafting option agreements, production and development agreements, representation agreements, royalty agreements, and entertainment partnership agreements.  In addition, when disputes arise, the firm’s attorneys have experience in litigating and resolving entertainment law disputes through litigation, arbitration and mediation.

Weide & Miller’s Entertainment Law Services include the following:

  • Film and Television
  • Music Law
  • Publishing and Print Media
  • Celebrity and Talent Representation
  • Telecommunications and Broadcasting
  • Marketing and Advertising Law
  • Online and Digital Media
  • Multimedia and Software Licensing
  • Entertainment Litigation