Entertainment, Media & Technology

Experienced Entertainment, Media & Technology Representation

Blecher Collins & Pepperman has prevailed in high-profile lawsuits involving major media companies and record labels. These cases have yielded important legal decisions with far-reaching implications for artists, entertainers, and employees in those industries, as well as benefits to consumers.

Our accomplished trial lawyers routinely handle entertainment law contract disputes over royalties and profit sharing; breach of recording contracts and oral agreements; licensing, copyright, and other intellectual property litigation; and other conflicts that arise in these fast-paced and highly competitive industries.

Representative Cases

  • Class action settlements on behalf of music composers and publishers against television and cable television companies (Viacom, ABC, and Fox) in actions for unlicensed and uncompensated use of songs and recordings
  • Class action settlement against major record clubs for copyright infringement
  • Successful defense of a movie theater chain against a Department of Justice antitrust prosecution
  • Numerous other cases involving cable companies, movie studios, TV networks, screenwriters, songwriters, and other parties in the entertainment, media, and technology sectors
Attorneys:  Donald R. Pepperman