Arts & Entertainment Law


The Arts & Entertainment Law landscape requires a broad range of legal services to clients involved in the creation, production and management of creative works.  Bryan understand the specific needs of artists and business people in the entertainment industry, including copyright law, music publishing and media matters.  Bryan has advised visual artists, actors, record labels, recording artists, recording studios, songwriters, producers, record labels and music industry entrepreneurs.

As an arts entrepreneur, the founder and CEO of the Allentown JazzFest, the creator and host of Creative Confidential: The Podcast for the Arts, the creator and host of the web video series Tuk's Rules, and a working musician for over 30 years, Bryan has been on both sides of the issues (as a creator and as legal counsel) and has an appreciation for clients’ needs on key issues such as those listed below. 

Services provided:

  • Contract Negotiation & Drafting

  • Copyright & Trademark registration

  • Licensing Agreements

  • Business entity formation

  • Shareholder and Band Agreements

  • Distribution & Broadcast Rights

  • Performance Agreements

  • Strategy & Business Planning

  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution

  • Film Finance & Private Placement Memoranda