Telecoms, Media & Entertainment

Media & Entertainment

Tien Law Firm can advise media companies, production and distribution houses, studios, digital and new media companies, music artists, celebrities, licensors/rights holders and individual talent, as well investors and financiers to help navigate:

  • Acquisitions and mergers, investments, formations, dispositions, and joint ventures related to talent, international entertainment, and media companies
  • Content licensing, development, production, acquisition, and distribution deals
  • Complex digital media and technology agreements
  • Disputes, claims, and government investigations related to parties ranging from individual talent to multinational companies
  • Television, radio, and new media transactions
  • Trademark and intellectual property licensing agreements

Tien Law Firm can advise traditional sports as well as esports teams, athletes, owners, financial institutions, investors, corporate sponsors, stadium developers, TV broadcasters, and digital distributers on negotiations, transactions, and disputes — from purchases, sponsorships, to licensing agreements. Tien Law Firm’s Entertainment and Sports Lawyer can help with:

  • Negotiating broadcast and new media rights agreements, corporate sponsorships and naming rights, and complex digital media and technology agreements
  • M&A and joint venture transactions
  • Major league sports matters involving international football (soccer), the Olympic Family, National Football League (NFL), National Basketball Association (NBA), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Soccer (MLS), as well as other global leagues
  • Professional video game competition matters (eSports), including team acquisitions and sponsorships
  • Sophisticated litigation strategies to address antitrust and other regulatory challenges
  • High-stakes commercial disputes and litigation