ENTERTAINMENT, LITIGATION & EMPLOYMENT LAW
From high-profile disputes over copyright infringement and breach of contract to small claims court issues clients can be confident of Burns’ counsel—because chances are we’ve already successfully handled a case like theirs.
The scope of services provided by our firm allows us to advise clients on a wide range of sports-related issues. This can range from player contract negotiations, endorsement and media agreements. The firm also helps the client analyze sponsorship and business relationships to make sure it fits his or her business objectives.
While the client’s primary focus is maximizing his or her athletic performance, one of our principal objectives is to look at life beyond the playing field. Balancing current concerns with long-term business an estate planning goals helps the client create the necessary stability to continue success as the sports career transitions or winds down
Not many entertainment law practices have handled the breadth and depth of Employment & Labor matters that Burns has.
Our experience covers matters that affect those who work at every level of the industry, from backstage and backlot to the highest levels of the boardroom.
For the recording, motion picture and television industries, we handle negotiations regarding union and guild contracts, labor disputes, as well as employment contracts for talent and top executives.