Jenner & Block

 

Before joining Jenner & Block, representative matters included:

  • Represented a television programming service in winning a favorable FCC ruling regarding the non-arbitrability of contractual disputes with cable and satellite companies.
  • Litigated contract and trademark issues arising from product placements in motion pictures.
  • Represented television and film distributors against claims that they failed to properly distribute television series and films.
  • Represented a live-action sports promoter in an international arbitration and state court proceedings concerning trademark licensing rights.
  • Represented major film and television companies in connection with contractual disputes over participation interests in television series and motion pictures.
  • Represented television programming services in "baseball style" arbitration relating to the fair market value of exhibition rights.
  • Represented television and motion picture producers in contract disputes with talent relating to performance obligations and participation interests.
  • Represented television programming services regarding distribution disputes with cable and satellite companies.