Media & Entertainment Law Services
Weir & Associates has long been involved in the rapidly developing field of media and entertainment law. Our practice includes dealing with matters relating to film, television, music and music publishing, artist and talent agreements, licensing and distribution, sports and event promotion, advertising and media, book and magazine publishing, hospitality and leisure, financing and production. We have represented clients across industries including television, cinema, film production, radio, publishing, media, music, advertising and marketing.
Our expertise is not restricted to domestic matters, but extends to cross-border transactions such as joint ventures, mergers, tax structures and intellectual property protection programmes. Our litigators handle complex court or administrative proceedings and arbitrations on civil matters and regulatory prosecutions relating to matters previously described.
We are able to provide such an array of services as we are able to utilize the expertise of our corporate-commercial, intellectual property and litigation departments to serve large multinational companies, private corporations and individuals. We have lawyers qualified to practice in various jurisdictions including Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Singapore and Sri Lanka. We also have working associations with foreign law firms in Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. Importantly, within Mainland China, we have associations with law firms nation-wide including Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Xiamen.