Our practice cuts across issues of copyright, breach-of-contract, employment, publicity rights, privacy rights, and reputation-related claims. Current and recent high-profile cases include actions brought against the NCAA, iHeartMedia, Pixar, Lucasfilm, Live Nation Entertainment, Electronic Arts, the nation’s largest book publishing companies and many more.
Hagens Berman’s media and entertainment law group continues to develop a track record of innovation and success, holding large and powerful media companies accountable for violating the rights of artists, athletes, software developers,other creative professionals, and the general public.
We believe that at the heart of this diverse area of the law exists an opportunity to level the playing field and make the media and entertainment industries fair and robust.
|Angry Birds||08/04/14||Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment||Settled|
|Animation Workers Antitrust Litigation||12/02/14||Antitrust Litigation, Media & Entertainment||Active|
|E-books Antitrust Litigation||08/09/11||Antitrust Litigation, Consumer Rights, Media & Entertainment||Settled|
|EA/Madden NFL Video Game Development||03/30/11||Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment, Sports Litigation||Settled|
|Jim Brown Publicity Rights||08/30/13||Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment||Active|
|NCAA/EA Video Games Name and Likeness Litigation||05/05/09||Consumer Rights, Media & Entertainment, Sports Litigation||Settled|
|EA Madden NFL Antitrust||06/05/08||Antitrust Litigation, Media & Entertainment||Settled|
|T3Media||08/25/14||Media & Entertainment, Sports Litigation||Active|
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Selecting a media and entertainment litigation attorney will have a significant impact on the outcome of your case.
When searching for an attorney to represent you in a media and entertainment case,
you want a firm with deep knowledge and a record of success.
Hagens Berman fights with the creativity and tenacity to continue to raise the bar and take on every case with the goal of achieving the best outcome for the largest group of individuals.
Our firm operates on a contingency fee basis, meaning the victims we represent pay nothing at all unless we win. Attorney fees are paid based on an industry percentage of overall settlement terms, allowing plaintiffs to reap the rewards.
We achieve results, and our track record proves it. While many class-action or individual plaintiff cases result in large legal fees and no meaningful result for the client, Hagens Berman finds ways to return real value.
At the basis of all that motivates Hagens Berman is our mission for corporate reform. It’s through our work that we continue to uphold and fight for the rights of those most vulnerable to corporate greed and negligence.
National plaintiffs' law firm announces tenth office, expanded California presence Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, a Seattle-based law firm representing plaintiffs in high-profile class... more »Written September 08, 2015 Antitrust, Civil & Human Rights, Consumer Rights, Employment Litigation, Governmental Representation, Intellectual Property, Investor Fraud, Personal Injury, Pharmaceutical Fraud, Sports Litigation, Whistleblower, Anti-Terrorism, Media and Entertainment
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., visited Hagens Berman's Seattle office on Aug. 3, 2015 to discuss gun control. Congresswoman Giffords, who was shot more »Written August 03, 2015 Antitrust, Civil & Human Rights, Consumer Rights, Employment Litigation, Investor Fraud, Intellectual Property, Pharmaceutical Fraud, Personal Injury, Sports Litigation, Whistleblower, Anti-Terrorism, Media and Entertainment
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro has been named to the National Law Journal's inaugural list of America's Elite Trial Lawyers - a compilation of the nation's leading, cutting-edge firms more »Written September 08, 2014 Media and Entertainment
Last week we launched a new volunteer program aimed at better serving our communities. The program, Project 2080, is a commitment by our staff and attorneys to more »Written March 06, 2008 Media and Entertainment
In re Toyota Motor Corp. Unintended Acceleration Marketing
Naming Hagens Berman Interim Class Counsel in Stericycle Pricing MDL
In re Dynamic Random Access Memory Antitrust Litigation (Hagens Berman was co-lead counsel and helped achieve the $325 million class settlement)
Hagens Berman is a plaintiffs’ class-action law firm that helps victims of auto accidents, sports injuries, defective products, dangerous drugs and business fraud pursue their legal rights. We take on large corporations for negligence and fraud, and hold them accountable.
Our attorneys are champions of consumer rights. The size or clout of the corporations we pursue is never a deterrent to our pursuit for justice. Over the years, we have built the resources we need to thoroughly investigate these personal injury and product defect cases, and achieve the best possible outcome for our clients. Our work is consistently recognized for industry excellence.