The entertainment industry is unique with its own customs, expectations, and practices. Whether the matter involves a contract, copyright or trademark, licensing, employment, publicity, privacy, the media, internet, or trade secret, CSR Lawyers aggressively seek creative solutions to win.
Chris has successfully represented entertainment industry clients including major film production companies, business managers, film editors, magazine editors, producers, a recording artist, and sporting event promoters in a variety of cases.
For example, Chris successfully represented a major film production company in litigation against another production company related to a major motion picture. Chris and Elan Bloch also developed and implemented the employment policies and procedures as well as artist/executive agreements for a film editing company accommodating for the unique structure of its working environment and structure. Chris also represented a film editing company in a dispute with an editor seeking to leave the company resulting in a restoration of the relationship. Finally, Chris has successfully represented numerous entertainment industry executives in employment and severance matters resulting in lucrative severance packages.