Legal Services

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]Entcounsel provides intellectual property legal advice to Canada’s diverse copyright, entertainment, software, technology, branding, marketing/advertising and new media communities specializing in the area of copyright and protections and enforcement of those rights.


We can help protect your creativity & innovations in the creative, arts, culture, entertainment, design led and digital media space.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=”Startups & Entrepreneurs” tab_id=”1522296033349-3bb7fa07-c814″][vc_column_text]

  • Articles of Incorporation &
  • By Laws
  • Founder Agreements & Operating Agreement
  • Drafting consulting & employee agreements
  • Intellectual Property Assignments
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Non disclosure and confidentiality agreements
  • Investor & Funding documents (convertible debt or convertible equity)
  • Co-founder agreements
  • Assisting with securities law compliance
  • Privacy policy & terms and conditions
  • Drafting and negotiation of various corporation/commercial agreements and contracts in the entertainment, lease agreements, software, technology and new media arenas
  • Providing Strategic Legal Advice understanding the business context to various companies and their internal departments executive teams regarding television stations/channels, corporate communications, lease/real estate matters, IT issues and other corporate/commercial matters

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  • Review of marketing materials including contest administration and prize fulfillment
    Sales and advertising materials including press releases and other corporate communications
  • Drafting contest and promotion rules online and on social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
  • Drafting sponsorship agreements/co-branding agreements
  • Assisting with compliance of google search engine optimization
  • Understanding Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Google terms of services, copyright infringement etc.
  • DMCA (Digital Millenium Copyright Act) and assisting with Notice and Takedown (US) and Notice and Notice (Canada) provisions

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  • International and Canadian co-productions
  • Production contracts
  • Music clearance/publishing and
  • Preparation of provincial & federal tax credits)
  • Music Law & Clearance
  • Structuring production company with articles of incorporation & by-laws
  • Reviewing & drafting co-development and provincial co-production agreements
  • Funding applications
  • Preparing private investor and private lender agreements
  • Chain of Title Review
  • Option and literary purchase/life story agreements
  • Book publishing agreements
  • Certificate of authorship/employment
  • WGC Writer Agreement
  • WGC Story Editor Agreement
  • Non-Guild Agreements
  • Reviewing Broadcaster & Distributor Agreements
  • E & O Application
  • Bank Interim Financing
  • Talent Agreements
  • Drafting key crew agreements
  • Celebrity and Personality Rights
  • Co-Sponsorship Agreements
  • Privacy Issues
  • Photography, Artwork & Images releases
  • Master use licenses
  • Synchronization licences
  • Composer agreements
  • Management agreements and
  • Publishing and recording agreement

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  • Product, software, technology, merchandising licensing, artwork licensing
    services agreements
  • Broadcast television licensing and distribution deals
    Distribution agreements
  • Broadcast and television programming license agreements
  • Online and e-commerce agreements and confidentiality agreements and other Corporate/commercial agreements in the media & entertainment industries)
    Intellectual Property Protection, Management and Enforcement (protecting copyright and trade-marks, enforcing intellectual property rights, preparing and drafting applications for copyright and trademark registrations, copyright and trademark searches and legal opinions, litigating, overseeing and managing copyright intellectual property infringement matters in Federal Court)
  • Contract Management
  • Drafting licensing agreements in the area of merchandising, art, technology, software, etc.
  • Drafting all types of contracts related to small businesses
  • Advising & assisting startups & entrepreneurs in creative & new media projects

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Intellectual Property” tab_id=”1522297209351-06ecb372-f1d3″][vc_column_text font_weight=”400″]Entcounsel provides intellectual property legal advice to Canada’s diverse copyright, entertainment, software, technology, branding, marketing/advertising and new media communities specializing in the area of copyright and protections and enforcement of those rights.

We can help protect your creativity & innovations in the creative, arts, culture, entertainment, design led and digital media space.

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