Our Legal Services

As well as being experienced general commercial lawyers, we are expert intellectual property lawyers and have special skills in niche areas of law like entertainment, technology and media law.

Because of this, we’re able to look after most legal issues that creative people and organisations encounter. And if there’s something outside our skill-set, we will bring in our trusted consultant lawyers and financial advisors to help out.

You can learn more about the legal areas we practice in below.

  • We have a special interest in helping our clients to advertise, market and promote their products in an impactful and lawful manner.

    In addition, we work with a number of advertising and marketing agencies to ensure they keep on the right side of the law when working with their clients.

    We can help you with things like:

    • Pre-publication legal advice and clearances for content such as videos, podcasts, social media tiles and entire brand campaigns;
    • Copyright matters, including rights, use, protection, infringement and commercialisation;
    • Trade mark registration and protection;
    • Client services agreements;
    • Agreements with employees, talent, freelancers, contractors;
    • Negotiations between agencies, talent and brands;
    • Sponsorship, endorsements, publicity and merchandising matters;
    • Australian Consumer Law;
    • Australian Association of National Advertisers (AANA) Code of Ethics;
    • Australian Influencer Marketing Code of Conduct (AiMCO);
    • Running promotions, competitions and lotteries;
    • Defamation law;
    • Labelling and packaging advice;
    • Superannuation and tax obligations for influencer and talent engagements;
    • Location releases;
    • Privacy matters, including drafting privacy policies;
    • Domain name searches, registration, transfers and disputes;
    • Disputes and litigation; and
    • Much, much more.