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The Practice of Entertainment Law
Entertainment Law

The Practice of Entertainment Law

Entertainment law, also known as media law, is the practice of providing legal services for the entertainment industry. This practice area overlaps with intellectual property law, which encompasses matters such as copyright, trademarks and the "Right of Publicity." Corporate Katten's team handles the entire content-lifecycle and advises major film, television, and interactive media companies. Head of the team is Michael Hobel, who represents HBO, MRC Entertainment, and Warner Media, among others. The team also includes Los Angeles-based Scott Cutrow. Both regularly collaborate on content-related matters. In addition to Katten, attorneys at Sheppard, Richter & Hampton LLP, Sullivan & Worcester, and Jones Day also offer extensive experience in entertainment law. Experience ...