30 Sep Media & Entertainment Law
We provide legal advice in the media and entertainment industries including music, film, television, publishing and advertising. We provide services to music artistes and producers in respect of their commercial matters such as drafting and negotiating agreements with record labels, television, book publishers and distributors.
We assist our clients in obtaining rights to musical compositions and sound recordings in television, movies and other forms of entertainment and media. We assist clients in the protection of their copyrights and trademarks through registration, licensing and enforcement.
We also advise on matters in the telecommunications sector. Our IT and Media lawyers are known for their ability to find practical solutions in these areas of law. Our services include advising on the legal framework for operating in these sectors, ensuring compliance with the relevant laws and regulations and obtaining operational licenses.
We advise technology companies on a full range of corporate transactions and regulatory issues in the industry including M&A, Investment Agreements, and Joint Ventures, disputes arising from IT contracts, cyber security, data protection and privacy. We also advised a major foreign National sole carrier on its acquisition of a Nigerian telecoms company.