DLA Piper - Sports, Media and Entertainment

3 Noble Street
London, EC2V 7EE United Kingdom

Contact: Nick Fitzpatrick

  • +44 (0) 8700 111 111
  • +44 (0) 20 7796 6666

Practice/Organization Description

One legal practice has emerged as the first choice among all parties involved in the sports, media and entertainment sectors who demand the very best representation and expect superior client service – DLA Piper.

We understand the way the sport, media and entertainment industries work. We are trusted key advisors, with the experience and reach to advise in any major jurisdiction. Our clients benefit from our deep industry knowledge and experience, and from our creative, solution-oriented and responsive approach.

We have a market-leading international team of lawyers throughout Europe, the US, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and South America. We offer the benefits of a global business law firm, with a network of experience extending across the world.

We are at the forefront of advising the sports, media and entertainment industries on finance, borrowing, investment and corporate issues, production and rights acquisition, exploiting media rights, staging and exploiting live sports and other events, intellectual property protection and enforcement, regulatory and administrative issues, anti-trust and competition law, stadium and arena development and on the resolution of disputes. We advise leagues, clubs, franchise owners, broadcasters, advertisers, international and national governing bodies, rights holders, agencies and promoters, studios, distributors, event promoters, sponsors, investors, banks and other leading corporations and individuals.

Our services encompass these areas:

Sports

Audiovisual piracy

Disputes

Employment

Finance

Gambling

International sports federations

M&A

Olympic and world-level events

Sponsorship, licensing and merchandising

Sports data

Sports media rights

Stadium development

Media and Entertainment

Advertising

Audiovisual piracy

Broadcasting

Computer games

Digital media

Film

Gambling

Music and other live events

Publishing

Areas of Practice
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Taxation
Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • Arizona
  • California
  • D.C.
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Minnesota
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Washington
Other Countries
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahrain
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • China
  • Czech Republic
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Kuwait
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Poland
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
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