We don't shop bands or artists to labels or publishers. Every client pays an initial... more
We don't shop bands or artists to labels or publishers. Every client pays an initial retainer. I am a very practical, hard working lawyer who is tenacious and effective. My clients think of me as a businessman with a law degree. Creative people challenge me in a different way than business people. Since I work with both, every day, I get to enjoy whatI do every single day. I'm blessed with a ha... view profile
Large law firm training, public & private company senior-executive experience, and a... more
Large law firm training, public & private company senior-executive experience, and a results-oriented, hands-on, cost-sensitive approach. Have recently helped clients: *newly-establish a London hedge fund; *reorganize both a leading U.S. post-production house and a Mexican jewelry manufacturer; *close the "C-Round" of an internet life-style company and establish an internet... view profile
JEFFREY E. JACOBSON was born in the Bronx and received his degree in Philosophy from... more
JEFFREY E. JACOBSON was born in the Bronx and received his degree in Philosophy from Fordham University at the age of 19. He worked his way through college as Manager of the Criterion and Embassy Theatres on Broadway. While attending New York Law School, he won the ASCAP Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition with an article on Copyright and Fair Use which was published in the Fall 1980 issue of "C... 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.