Television & Media Technology

Counsel Strategy sees matters through from the creation and development of content to its monetisation on broadcast television, satellite, video-on-demand, IPTV, the internet, mobile, on apps and on tablets.Counsel Strategy’s extensive entertainment experience, combined with expertise in multi-media, intellectual property and information technology, enables its technology experts to advise on the growth area of digital distribution of music, video and computer games and other licensed content.

Rights need to be acquired and protected at the earliest stages of any television project. The team provides cost-effective advice on copyright, option and acquisition agreements, writers agreements and development funding, and have industry-leading practices in advertiser funding, international co-production and changed format licensing. We advise on merchandising, clearance and content issues, talent deals and music for TV.

Counsel Strategy’s Media Technology Group provide comprehensive advice in e-commerce and new media issues to its wide-ranging national and international client base ranging from start-ups to established businesses. Services include advising on all aspects of online and mobile delivery of music and other licensed content, intellectual property rights, clearance issues, payment models and collection arrangements, structuring a range of website related agreements including website design, development, hosting and maintenance agreements, terms and conditions and privacy policies, data protection issues.

Such expertise has recently merged into interactive media such as mobile and web apps where services include: development and publishing agreements, privacy and data issues, app revenue agreements, advertising agreements.

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