Media and Entertainment


With language diversity and a strong appetite for news and entertainment, the media and entertainment sector in India operates in a dynamic market. Lawyers at Factum law have advised some of India’s largest film production houses on securing their contractual relationships with artists, musicians, lyricists, directors and other professionals associated with every project. In addition, our background and expertise in civil and criminal litigation allows us to address issues involving freedom of speech, libel and slander prosecutions.

Significant work in this area includes

  • Advised and represented a Hollywood actor in protecting and enforcing his Intellectual property in India.
  • Represent a telecom and broadcasting company in anti-piracy law suits.
  • Advising and assisting a Canadian film production company in negotiating and finalising artist and music composition agreements.
  • Advised a film production house in south india in negotiating and finalising artist agreements, music composers agreement, director’s agreement for a 100 crore budgeted cinema.