Entertainment Law

The reality behind breaking the law on TV Reality television participants don’t always stroll on the right side of the law, but, lucky for them, they’re not going to get arrested for breaking the law on tv if the police fail to show up before they leave.  The reality show business [...]

Entertainment Law

The embattled Trans-Pacific Partnership certainly has its share of detractors, but it seems Hollywood is not one of them. In fact, the film industry could benefit from the free trade deal if it is approved by the governments of the 12 member nations.  Mixed feelings towards the Trans-Pacific [...]

Entertainment Law

Why You Should Form an SPE Special purpose entities are game-changers for filmmakers looking for effective and cost-cutting ideas to improve the shooting and production processes which is why it is important to know how to form an SPE. The tax, management and accounting advantages that [...]

Entertainment Law

Everything You Need to Know about the SPE When expenses grow as large as they do in filmmaking, it is important to keep accounting straightforward as well as establish clear roles for participants. Film producers can achieve each of these goals through special purpose entities also known as the [...]

NFL Agent

Athlete privacy and the transparency of their injuries When top defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul blew off a chunk of his hand in a fireworks incident last summer, he may have changed how the media looks at athlete privacy.  Lawsuit asks whether athletes’ medical records are private  Is an [...]