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Film Law and Media Law


Film Law and Media Law constitutes a highly complex interdisciplinary field of law subject to rapid technical and legal changes. Besides profound knowledge of the relevant legal provisions practical experience within the film and media industry as well as understanding practices in the market are of utmost importance.

Very often there are no standard solutions for legal problems arising out of film and media issues. Solely long term experience and assisting numerous film and media productions allowed IPJ to build up comprehensive expertise from which clients fully benefit.

I  drafting, analysing and negotiating national and international co-production agreements, exploitation agreements, distribution agreements, film adaptation agreements, option agreements and first look agreements
I  advising on service productions as well as national and European film subsidies
I  legal support for national and international major productions in Austria

I  legal support in the field of developing and exploiting computer and video games

I  examining media content for violation of personality rights and privacy rights
I  personality and privacy rights litigation lawsuits

I  advising on the compliance of marketing campaigns with unfair competition provisions

I  advising in media law issues