Media, entertainment, publishing law:
Includes review and negotiation of publishing, representation and other contracts involving intellectual property, drafting collaboration, distribution, licensing, and other related agreements, and advising clients on matters of libel, privacy, and other publishing-related torts.
Advising clients on matters of copyright and trademark law, including permissions, licensing, and preparing and prosecuting registrations.
Assisting journalists, producers, and others in negotiating employment agreements.
Wills, trusts, and estates:
Preparing appropriate documents for individuals in the District of Columbia with modest estates, and assisting with probates. We also focus on the estate planning needs of those with intellectual property interests.
Small business and nonprofit organizations:
Advising on general issues of formation, incorporation, and on-going operations for small companies and non-profits, including those in the media or publishing industry.
Assisting parties to try to reach settlement of disputes, particularly those relating to publishing, copyright, or trademark matters.