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Entertainment Law

The firm represents authors, musicians, artists, circus performers and their agents in negotiating contracts, including contracts for performance, publication, and sale of motion picture and television rights. Representative clients have included Spike Lee (obtained an injunction against the use of his name for the name of a cable channel); Robin Finck, lead guitarist for the bands Guns ‘N Roses and Nine Inch Nails; Negativland, an experimental music band that originated in the San Francisco Bay area in the 1970s; and the Center for Cuban Studies in New York.