Law Firm of Laverne Berry
New York Entertainment Lawyer
Representing Film, TV, Publishing
& Digital Media Clients
Arbitrator and Mediator
Laverne Berry provides counsel for film, television, publishing, digital media and transmedia clients. She works with clients from across the US and in Europe. Her work often includes copyright and trademark issues as well as production, development, personnel and distribution agreements.
Legal Services Offered
Legal and Business Affairs
Qualified to integrate industry-specific business needs with the ever-changing interpretations and applications of copyright, trademark and licensing law.
Is uniquely able to provide valuable arbitration services, especially in the areas of entertainment and intellectual property.
Has mediated more than 100 cases through court-supervised mediation programs and private mediations. She has acted as a mediator at all stages.
Clients & Projects
Collector of Bedford Street
Services Rendered: Clearance review; distribution agreements.
Peabody® Award Winner
Services Rendered: Co-production agreements; production agreements; rights clearance and fair use review.
Wish Me Away
Services Rendered: Corporate and financing documents; third-party rights and distribution agreements.
International Gay Film Award: Best Documentary
The Lady in Question is Charles Busch
Services Rendered: Corporate financing agreements; production legal; union negotiation; third-party clearance.