Media and Entertainment Transactions
Our corporate media and entertainment transactions lawyers provide clients with full-service legal advice in both U.S. and international markets. Our lawyers understand the complexities of balancing both legal and business interests. Over the past five years, we have advised on numerous transactions for media and entertainment companies, artists and content creators. This transaction volume has given our team the relevant experience so we can leverage it to save clients valuable time and resources.
We have a deep appreciation for the practical needs of in-house counsel and executives to complete deals and projects with trust and confidence. The media and entertainment industry continues to evolve. New technological advancements are increasing the demand for new programming formats with innovative production capabilities. We have extensive experience with high profile media and entertainment transactions in this ever changing business environment.
Our corporate media and entertainment transactions lawyers routinely handle matters involving:
- Television and motion picture production transactions
- Media broadcast and distribution transactions
- Live event productions
- Social media influencer and endorsement transactions
- Streaming media transactions
- Travel and hospitality
Our firm also has extensive experience in handling a wide variety of complex corporate and commercial transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity, capital markets, and financial transactions.
Laura Prather, chair of the Media Law Practice Group, was quoted in an American Bar Association Journal article on the rising number of libel cases in the United States. Read an excerpt below: Laura Prather, a media law partner at Haynes Boone in Austin, Texas, says the “amount of damages being sought has become astronomical.” “We are clearly seeing an increase in defamation filings,” Prather says [...]