The Zhongwen media entertainment lawyer team focuses on legal services of media entertainment field and creative cultural industry and devote to providing professional intellectual property strategic planning, system protection and supporting legal services for media entertainment industry, providing policy and law analysis, legal risk assessment and structural scheme optimization for enterprise establishment, industry access, investment and financing and copyright license, providing information matching and resource integration for items and investors and providing all-around legal services for financing merger and acquisition, dispute resolution, contract review, rights protection and labor and personnel of the entertainment-media industry.
Scope of Legal Services includes:
(I)Legal service of press and publication
•Restructuring and reorganization of news, publication and issuers;
•Transformation scheme of new business (publication and communication of digital and network);
•Publication, issuing, introduction, export and copyright business of books, newspapers and periodicals;
•Publication of E-journals and copyright acquisition and operation of digital libraries.
(II)Legal service of Internet and new media
•Comprehensive intellectual property protection of network publishing, domain name registration, copyright, trademark and unfair competition;
•Processing of management, operation and investment and financing of the new media field including streaming media entertainment, video, instant messaging and Internet radio/television station;
•Software development, production, copyright registration, permission, transfer and qualification authentication of high and new technology enterprises;
•Establishment, investment and financing and operation of an Internet business unit (value-added telecom service) and service units of Internet audio-visual programs;
•Advertising business of Internet, new media and cross-media field.
(III)Movie and television (including cartoon and game) legal service
•Investment and financing, preliminary planning and project approval of movies, TV series and variety shows; TV format introduction, works adaptation and playwriting; employment of artists, production management, publicity and issuing; authorization and permission, business development and cooperation and cooperative shooting of Chinese and overseas film and television programs;
•Business development (product placement, film advertisement, creative image commercialization, sponsorship, agency and development of derivatives) of movies, TV series, variety shows, animations and games;
•Production and issuing (including projection) of movie and television, programs and games; establishment, construction and operation of broadcast organizations, film and television bases and industrial parks;
•Management of creation, performance, image representative, tax planning and investment business of related workers of movie and television series, including scriptwriters, directors and artists;
•Development, operation, introduction and export of various games, APPs and entertainment software;
•Various rights protection and dispute handling related to movie and television play, animation and game;
•Copyright business, international cooperation and communication.
(IV)Performance legal service
•Planning, cooperation, investment and financing, ticket business and business development of vocal concert, drama and large-scale program;
•Establishment, transfer and operation of performance team, performance prime brokerage and performance venue.
(V) Music and record legal service
•Registration, permission and transfer of music works (word, tune);
•Production, permission and transfer of music recording and music film;
•Establishment of film and television theme song, background music and digital music library; cooperation and permission of new media transmission;
•Rights protection of various music works, recordings and music films;
•Establishment and operation of audio-visual product operating unit (publication, production, duplication, issuing and distribution).
(VI) Sports legal service
•Franchise and cooperation of sports band;
•Introduction, live broadcast, rebroadcasting and network communication of sports events;
•Sports marketing and sponsorship for sports, souvenir of competition and related business activities;
•Contract related to event management, market development, professional club, player and coach;
•Management and contract disputes of Sports Company.
(VII) Legal service of artist (athlete) agency
•Right of reputation, right of privacy protection and rights safeguarding of artist (athlete);
•The right of performer, right of portrait permission and protection of artist (athlete);
•Personal brand establishment and maintenance and business development and cooperation of artist (athlete);
•Image management and personal issue of artist, athlete, club and sports game organization.
(VIII) Investment and financing legal service
•Establishment, due diligence, risk assessment, equity investment and acquisition and reorganization of entertainment and media organizations;
•Establishment, raise fund, investment and management of entertainment, media and sports private equity;
•Establishment and operation of culture and sports industry fund;
•New Three Board, growth enterprise market and main-board listing of media and entertainment enterprise;
•Industry access investigation, analysis and investment structure design of private capital and foreign capital.
(IX) Legal service of derivative industry
•Seeking and introduction of partners to facilitate cross-border cooperation of culture industry subjects;
•Planning, investment, management and business operation of large exhibitions and large-scale activities;
•Planning, establishment, investment and financing , operation and business development of theme park;
•Legal support for industrial and governmental public activity and important activity.
(X) Legal policy research of media entertainment industry
•Research and analysis of organization and coordination of market access policy;
•Government subsidy and tax credit consulting, industry subsidy and tax planning;
•Establishment of industrial park, establishment and use of policy scheme and policy industry fund, industry report and industrial policy training;
•Help clients to report to related legislative bodies, judiciary authorities, administrative bodies and industry organizations for legal protection appeals;
•Acceptance of the commission of governmental authority and industry association to conduct research on industrial legal policies and provide legislative basis and advice.
Main Representative Performance:
•Well-known artist-Ge You
•Taiwan Linfair Records Ltd.
•Elyon (Beijing) International Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Laurel Films Co., Ltd.
•Tianmeng Jiayue Culture Development (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
•Rongcheng Heyue (Beijing) Media Investment Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Classic People Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Qishuyouyu Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Shangchao Creative Souvenir Development Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Jiashimuwei Media Co., Ltd.
•Qiufeng Culture Development (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Rain Flower Stone Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Beijing Bofang Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Tianjin Yinhe Kuyu Culture Media Co., Ltd.
•Shanghai Youzaoyi Films Co., Ltd.
•Zhejiang Guanya Culture Media Limited
•Hangzhou Xiaolin Media Co., Ltd.
Partial hit movie and TV series and programs (activities) with legal services provided:
•Film Ever Since We Love
•Film The End of The World
•Film Song of the Phoenix
•Film Beijing, New York
•Film The Legend of The Mengol King
•Film Miss Puff
Film One Taste Cuisine
•TV drama Golden Shanghai
•TV drama Climb over the Hill
•TV drama Tan Sitong
•TV drama World Cheongsam
•TV drama Zuozuo
•TV drama New Shanghai Beach
•TV drama AA Life Style
•TV drama My Sassy Girl
•TV drama The Story of Medical Team
•TV drama Zhao Dami in My Home
•TV drama Take the Love Back Home
•Miss Tourism World
•Campus Model Contest
•Network entertainment Mars Intelligence Agency
•BTV original column of Meeting of the Century
CETV original column of scientific life