Ott Law Firm

Business, Entertainment, & Intellectual Property Services

Your artistic creation and your business are valuable to you. We understand that, which is why we are dedicated to protecting the intellectual property rights of creators, inventors, athletes, and entrepreneurs. With any creative endeavor, maintaining optimal business processes is essential in maximizing profitability and obtaining granular control over ownership of creative assets. 

Entertainment Sectors

  • Music 
  • Film & Television
  • Radio
  • Social Media Influencing
  • Book, Magazine, and News Publications
  • Visual Arts
  • Fine Art
  • Gaming
  • Fashion & Modeling

Other Industries We Work With

  • Sports & Fitness
  • Retail & Hospitality
  • Tech
  • Alcohol, Food, & Beverage

Services

Business Start-Ups & Acquisitions

  • Business Formation (Partnership, Limited Partnership, LLC, Corporation, etc.)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Investor/Shareholder Relations
  • 501(c)(3) & Non-Profit Organizations

IP Licensing & Protection

  • Copyright Registration, Protection, and Assignment
  • DMCA Takedowns & Content Removal
  • Trademark Registration & Brand Recognition
  • Web Domain Acquisition
  • Trade Secret Protection & Confidentiality
  • Rights of Publicity
  • Licensing Procedures
  • Dispute Resolution

Contracts & Agreements

  • Publication Agreements
  • Recording Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Licensing Agreements
  • Synchronization Agreements
  • Talent Agreements
  • Joint Venture & Work-for-hire Agreements
  • Brand Sponsorship & Merchandising Agreements
  • Vesting Equity Agreements
  • Performance & Tour Negotiations

“Joe is a consummate legal expert and also a creative thinker! He’s helped my business tremendously with a complex music industry matter, legal guidance and contracts. He’s genuinely compassionate about helping people, highly recommended!

  • Lenny Mink, Owner of LoTown Records