Entertainment Legal Services:

 

    Motion Pictures and Television:

       

  • Drafting producer, director, writer,  actor, and all other production agreements.
  • Preparation of SAG, WGA, and DGA signatory documents.
  • Obtaining clearances for music and artwork.
  • Negotiation and review of all financing and network license agreements.
  • Negotiation, review, and drafting of co-production and negative pick-up agreements.
  • Negotiation and review of domestic and foreign distribution agreements.
  • Negotiation and review of sales agent agreements. 
  • Registration and recording of copyrights and trademarks.
  • Advising on production and financing issues.     

    

 

 

Corporate Legal Services:

 

  • Formation of corporations (CA and NV) including articles of incorporation, by-laws, first minutes, tax I.D. number, issuance of stock and, if applicable, sub-chapter S election.

  • Formation of limited liability companies (CA and NV) including articles of organization , operating agreement, tax I.D. number, first minutes, and issuance of units.
  • Negotiation, review, and drafting of:
  • Employment agreements.
  • Consulting agreements.
  • Joint venture agreements.
  • Distribution agreements.
  • Sales representation agreements.
  • Termination agreements.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

    Music:

 

  • Negotiation, review, and drafting of  recording agreements between artists and record labels.
  • Negotiation and review of music publishing agreements. 
  • Negotiation and review of synchronization and master use licenses.
  • Negotiation, review, and drafting of composer agreements.
  • Negotiation and review of soundtrack album agreements.
  • Negotiation and review of songwriter agreements.
  • Registration and recording of copyrights and trademarks. 

 

 

LAW OFFICE

OF

ROBERT ZIPSER