Audit Claims/Net Profits

  • Recording Agreements
  • Publishing Agreements
  • Producer Agreements
  • Actor/Actress Agreements
  • Director Agreements
  • Writer Agreements
  • Fitness Video Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Book Author Agreements
  • Video Game Agreements
  • Vertical Integration Issues
  • Lawsuit Reserve/Holdback Issues

Recent Achievements:

  • Obtained Order vacating 10 year old judgment on behalf of U.K. film producer, and ultimate dismissal of action for net profits and fraud by director of “The Lawnmower Man.”
  • Successfully represented Earth, Wind & Fire in claim against record label for continuing to exploit albums after term of agreement expired, and for failing to account to band.
  • Successfully represented members of New Found Glory band in claim against record label for failure to account and pay royalties.
  • Successfully represented film/television trailer producer against television network for fees owed.
  • Successfully represented film trailer producer against film production company for fees owed.
  • Successfully represented producers of longstanding television show against Fox Television in connection with net profit claims relating to vertical integration.
  • Obtained dismissal on behalf of Earth, Wind & Fire of Ohio action for royalties pursuant to various contracts relating to the publication and sale of certain recordings, public performances, and sheet music.
  • Successfully represented Poison band against its publishing company and record label for over-withholding of royalties as security for copyright infringement action.
  • Obtained judgment on behalf of Academy Award winning actor after bench trial against German producer for failure to pay actor for work in musical.

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