Media & Entertainment


Our media and entertainment attorneys represent some of the largest television broadcast networks and nonfiction media companies in the world.

We counsel clients on a broad range of legal issues that are unique to the television industry, including distribution of programming and international market entry, as well as negotiation of talent agreements and product placement deals.

On a daily basis, ArentFox Schiff lawyers are clearing dozens of titles for new television series, advising on copyright protection and exploitation, negotiating co-production agreements, and drafting license agreements related to the creation and distribution of promotional goods. We have litigated matters on behalf of clients related to idea theft and ownership of rights in programming. We also have extensive experience in regulatory matters involving telecommunications and FCC compliance.