I am ashareholder and practice group leaderatGordon Silver'sIntellectual Property... more
I am ashareholder and practice group leaderatGordon Silver'sIntellectual Property and Entertainment and Sports practice groups. I practice primarily in the areas of domestic and international trademark and copyright prosecution, licensing and enforcement.Ialso resolves trademark, copyright, and domain name disputes, including the resolution of disputes over contested trademarks before the Trade... view profile
See me on Fox News Las Vegas weighing in on the so called "patent troll" phenomenom... more
See me on Fox News Las Vegas weighing in on the so called "patent troll" phenomenom and litigation involving Adam Carolla's podcast, entitled "Lawsuit Over Podcasts Sheds Light on Patent Troll Concerns" My practice primarily involves helping clients obtain a competitive edge and achieve their business goals through strategic intellectual property counseling.
Steven Pacittis practice focuses on business entities and transactions, real estate,... more
Steven Pacittis practice focuses on business entities and transactions, real estate, estate and tax planning, intellectual property and sports/entertainment law. Mr. Pacitti has more than 20 years of broad-based commercial legal and business experience. In addition to individual transactions, Mr. Pacitti acts as outside general counsel for numerous businesses, across many industries. This brea... view profile
I focus my practice on the negotiation and drafting of film, televison and live... more
I focus my practice on the negotiation and drafting of film, televison and live stage production and financing, distribution, recording, music publishing, book publishing,live performance, talent, management, collaboration, joint venture, merchandising,sponsorship, literary and screenplay option and purchase and venue lease agreements. I also have significant experience prosecuting,prote... view profile
Entertainment lawyers provide services to the entertainment industry, including film, music, television, theater, publishing, visual arts, and multimedia. They also represent sports stars and other celebrities. Entertainment lawyers negotiate and write contracts, deal with intellectual property issues, and practice employment and labor law. For example, entertainment lawyers negotiate and document film stars' compensation, musicians' recording contracts, and authors' publication deals, as well as movie distribution and rights. If you are an entertainer planning to package your talent for profit, an entertainment lawyer will help you navigate the trade.