Optioning a Literary Work for Film Adaptation

By | February 21st, 2016|Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property|

by Usman Shaikh Bret Easton Ellis, author of American Psycho, Roald Dahl, author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and [...]

Is Major League Soccer’s Corporate Structure the Future of Sports Leagues?

By | December 17th, 2015|Corporate Law, Sports Law|

by Usman Shaikh U.S. Law Group was recently retained by a group of investors seeking legal and business guidance on a [...]

Intellectual Property Infringement Case Against Jay-Z and Timbaland Gets Dismissed

By | November 4th, 2015|Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, New Media|

The issue of intellectual property infringement has always been prevalent in the entertainment industry.  Rap moguls Jay-Z and Timbaland were [...]