LACORE specializes in providing advice regarding contractual law and support to movie, television, and games productions. Our focus is furthermore on advising technology companies on contract design, the assertion of commercial property rights (particularly trademark rights), as well as in disputes involving competition and media law.
Our clients are domestic and foreign movie, television and games production companies, and distributors, financing corporations, banks, book and press publishers, art galleries, fashion and accessories enterprises, IT service providers, software companies, and web portals.
LACORE also advises on the registration and assertion of commercial property rights as well as on software licensing contracts or Software as a Service Agreements. Frequently, LACORE also takes on the contract design for new web-based business models, for general terms and conditions, for compliance, and – at the interface to copyright/ license law compliance – for internet portals and their contents/ services.
In the area of corporate transactions, LACORE takes on the contract design for the transfer of immaterial assets (software, domains, trademarks, know-how, etc.).
In addition, LACORE advises in the context of disputes involving competition and press law and litigates in all German courts (Regional Court – LG and Higher Regional Court – OLG).
A further added value for LACORE’s clients in the media and technology industry results from the involvement of high-quality experts from a network of tax advisors, auditors, and the Royalty Audit and Licence Evaluation company RevCheck GmbH.