Beverly Hills Entertainment Law Blog
Michael Tran/Getty Images Jessica Taylor Haid (left) and Robin Bain Director Robin Bain in 2018 sued actress Jessica Taylor Haid over her use of clips from 'Nowhereland' on her acting reel. An actress using clips from an unreleased movie for her acting reel is...
On June 5, the governor of California gave the green light for film and television production to resume
Neville Johnson has made massive deals and litigated thorny disputes for entertainment industry clients, such as Warner Bros. and Sony Music to name a few
Here in the digital age, the cyber-social scene is ripe with legal issues that have important implications for the unwary online traveler.
The Copyright Act also requires that the notice be served upon the grantee or the grantee’s successor in title.
We litigate controversies on behalf of producers, distributors, writers, actors, directors, talent, and independent film companies.
The Studios have a reputation for refusing to provide documents to auditors on many types of data sought, including “overall deals” of various kinds, such as pay cable, Video On Demand (VOD), Subscription VOD (SVOD) and Electronic Sell-Through (EST) deals, for example, which could lead to the discovery of unfair allocations in connection with those agreements or other monetary hanky-panky.
Depp appears to think that success is achievable at a proceeding that will last several weeks and feature all sorts of inside details about his life plus celebrity friends including Paul Bettany and Winona Ryder.
Theft of idea and copyright litigation keep lawyers very busy, as dishonesty involving literary property is very real.
Nationally, legal disputes are increasingly resolved with arbitration, driven primarily by contractual obligations.