Entertainment Law

  • Shooting on Location and Location Releases

    … Shooting on Location and Location Releases As I get more and more involved with the entertainment industry, I’ve found myself branching out of simple legal work and into the production side of this incredibly interesting world. One aspect that isn’t going anywhere, however, is the need to protect my clients. In a recent production meeting, I…

    Stephen Hoffman/ Hoffman Law Office, P.C.- 8 readers -
  • “Dope!”, IP Rights, and the Beastie Boys

    … “Dope!”, IP Rights, and the Beastie Boys Earlier this year, the hip-hop group Beastie Boys won a jury verdict against Monster Energy Company for a staggering $1.7 million. On top of that, they managed to score a cool $668,000 in attorneys’ fees. So what lead to one of the most venerable groups in the ’80s rap game to take on an energy drink…

    Stephen Hoffman/ Hoffman Law Office, P.C.- 8 readers -