Areas of Practice

BUSINESS

  • Setup Corporations, Partnerships, LLC’s, Not-for-Profits
  • Establish business procedures, administer general corporate matters, Assist with finance, including private placement memoranda
  • Negotiate and draft complex, multi-party agreements

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Development, finance, production and distribution negotiation & documentation
  • Film, theater and television, sports and event promotion, video and music recording and publishing, literary
  • Representation for promoters, producers, directors, screenwriters, authors, actors, composers, singers, musicians, recording studios, artists, illustrators, agents, and managers

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademarks
  • Copyrights
  • Licensing of Patents, Copyrights, & Royalties in estate planning

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE

  • U.S. Department of Transportation, & National Highway Traffic Safety Administration  Assured Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards compliance.  Obtained favorable rule interpretations
  • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission compliance and recall
  • U.S. Customs Obtained favorable classification rulings from, handled inspections; ensured compliance
  • State Lobbying  Supervised successful effort to create a new category of transportation vehicle in 15 states

ESTATE PLANNING, TRUSTS and WILLS

  • Young Families; Integrating Prenuptial Agreements and Retirement Assets
  • Owners of Small Businesses and Professional Practices
  • Royalties and other issues related to the passing of Intellectual Property