Drama, Direction and Design

Over the past couple of decades, North Carolina has become a hot spot for film and television production.  Brooks Pierce attorneys have developed a niche for counseling and representing professionals in the film and television industries.  Our clients include actors, producers, production companies, writers, and agents.

Our services include:

  • Project counsel – we draft and negotiate agreements between producers, actors, agents, and production companies, such as content licenses, option agreements and non-disclosure agreements.  We also assist production companies and filmmakers with business formation, project financing, and protection of project ideas.
  • Litigation – we represent our clients in disputes along a wide range of matters, including breach of contract, intellectual property, and rights of use disputes, among others.
  • Lobbying – we represent filmmakers and television producers before state and federal legislature.  We also draft legislation and regulations, and appear before rulemaking and administrative proceedings regarding the film and television industries.