The Business of Entertainment

Practice Areas

Production Companies

We provide studios, networks and independent production companies with a full range of business affairs and legal services to handle their development, production and distribution deals. Our wide-ranging deal-making expertise includes multi-platform agreements, and acquiring and selling film and television libraries and format rights. Read more

Creative Talent

The Point Media represents writers, producers, authors and other rights-holders (authors…), as well as, directors and performers, in all areas of the domestic and international television, film and digital production industries. Read more

Production Legal

Major studios and independent production companies regularly turn to The Point Media for production legal needs. From scripted and reality television series, television movies and web-series to feature films, documentaries and digital shorts, we take pride in “hitting the ground running” so our clients never miss a beat and always meet production needs. Read more

Digital

The Point Media represents major media companies, producers and production companies as well as above and below-the line talent on the cutting edge of digital media and other emerging entertainment platforms (or myriad of alternative platforms). Read more

Expert Witness

Companies, individuals and litigation counsel regularly use The Point Media as expert witnesses to enhance legal positions and positively impact the outcome of legal matters. Read more

Latest News

Richard Marks Quoted in Los Angeles Business Journal Article

Richard Marks was recently quoted in Marni Usheroff’s Los Angeles Business Journal piece “Revenue from streaming alters big picture for some.” The article... Read more

Netflix’s “Making a Murderer,” Cutting the Cord and Docu-Series Production Budgets

Like the majority of Hollywood, many of us spent our holiday vacations binge-watching Netflix’s newest original show “Making a Murderer.” Netflix has alr... Read more

“Star Wars: Episode VII— The Force Awakens” and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)

Mass amounts of advertising and marketing are preceding the highly-anticipated premiere of Star Wars: Episode VII— The Force Awakens.  In one merchandising ... Read more

Richard Marks Profiled in Los Angeles Business Journal

Partner Richard Marks was the subject of Cale Ottens’ recent Los Angeles Business Journal piece “Expert Witness Sees Hefty Pay.” The feature explores the ... Read more

TPM

The Point Media Production Counsel for ‘Bosch,’ ‘Flaked,’ ‘Adam Ruins Everything,’ ‘L.A. Clippers Dance Squad’ and ‘Undeniable’

The Point Media (TPM) is currently serving as production counsel on several television series including Bosch, Flaked, Adam Ruins Everything, L.A. Clippers Danc... Read more

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