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Media & Entertainment — Brazil


Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Prestigious practice fielding a highly capable team of industry specialists. Notably strong in the drafting of production and international distribution agreements, as well as in a number of transactional mandates. Additionally sought out by major media and entertainment companies, agents and record labels for its experience advising on complex regulatory issues.

Notable practitioners

Distinguished partner Fábio Cesnik continues to receive widespread commendations from the market for his long-standing expertise in the entertainment industry. He concentrates his practice on assisting local and international clients with audio-visual production mandates. Clients are full of praise for him, and affirm: "His regulatory expertise and knowledge of the local market is impressive." He is also recognised for his academic contributions to the field.

Department co-head Rodrigo Salinas comes recommended by peers and clients alike, who deem him "a knowledgeable and sophisticated lawyer." He regularly advises the firm's key clientele on regulatory matters, copyright litigation and the drafting of production agreements.

Brasília-based partner Roberto Jucá receives praise from clients, who consider him "a very intelligent lawyer with great connections in the market." He specialises in advising media groups and entertainment companies on regulatory and transactional mandates.

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Bitelli Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Recognised practice highly regarded for its long-standing contribution to the sector. Acts for a varied roster of key market players, including publishing companies and clients from the film and television industries. Covers both regulatory and transactional matters, and boasts particular expertise in litigation and copyright issues.

Notable practitioners

Star individual and founding partner Marcos Alberto Sant'Anna Bitelli is widely praised for his extensive track record assisting broadcasting and production companies from the television industry with regulatory issues. He is held in high esteem by interviewees, who appreciate his "strategic vision," and affirm: "He is an authority in media and entertainment."

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Murta Goyanes Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Esteemed firm known for its considerable experience advising major national and international film studios and TV platforms on a variety of production and distribution issues. Also represents clients before relevant regulatory authorities and across the spectrum of IP matters.

Notable practitioners

Name partner Marcelo Goyanes advises clients on audio-visual mandates, and is appreciated by sources for his "ability to articulate his responses in a clear and concise manner." They add: "He's extremely knowledgeable about the entertainment industry and very attentive to our needs." He also specialises in IP.

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Schivartche Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Specialised practice offering expertise in a range of transactional and regulatory matters. Frequently advises foreign and domestic clients on the negotiation of co-production, distribution and licensing agreements related to films and other audio-visual content. Client portfolio includes telecommunications, internet and publishing companies.

Notable practitioners

Clients are full of praise for name partner André Schivartche, and attest: "He is well connected and provides practical and business-savvy advice." Another client adds: "He goes the extra mile and is adept at finding solutions to problems." They go on to call him "an astute and responsive lawyer."

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Levy & Salomão Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Solid team with notable strength representing national and international clients in contentious matters. Capabilities span a range of entertainment-related matters, including image rights issues and the preparation of licences for audio-visual content. Works in close collaboration with its IP and sports law practices.

Notable practitioners

Partner Simone Lahorgue Nunes heads the practice and has considerable experience advising on sector-specific regulatory and litigation mandates. Clients say: "She is an experienced lawyer with a comprehensive vision of the television industry." They continue: "She is attentive, responsive and provides creative solutions to our problems."

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BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão - Media & Entertainment Department

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第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Significant practice regularly retained by artists, musicians and film production companies. Maintains a strong track record advising key sector clients on M&A, litigation and IP-related mandates. Antonella Carminatti and Claudia Schulz are key client contacts.

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Dannemann Siemsen - Media & Entertainment Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Compact practice sought out by key players in the entertainment industry for its expertise in IP issues. Client roster includes film, television and record companies, as well as publishing houses. Also well equipped to handle contentious matters.

Notable practitioners

Co-head of department and IP expert Attilio Gorini maintains an active presence in the entertainment market. Sources attest to his "good quality of work."

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Koury Lopes Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Dynamic practice known for its ability to handle complex corporate transactions in the entertainment sphere. Regularly advises on production, distribution and licensing agreements regarding national and international audio-visual content. Also advises advertising agencies on M&A and due diligence process.

Notable practitioners

Tania Liberman heads the firm's practice, and frequently advises clients on contractual and regulatory matters, related to the audio-visual industry. Sources value her legal knowledge of the media and entertainment sector and say: "Her advice is always well thought out."

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The Department is best known for strategically assisting the clients in complex transactions involving Media and Entertainment, such as:

  • Licensing agreements for broadcast rights, cable and major broadcast network agreements;
  • Agreements for content acquisition, including copyrights license or assignment agreements;
  • Sponsorship and Naming Rights matters;
  • M&A transactions involving the acquisition of advertising agencies, including due diligences and preparing the relevant agreements;
  • Regulatory Compliance;
  • Representation before self-regulatory entities, including CONAR and CENP;
  • Legal structuring and negotiation of media allocation, volume incentive and campaign-related agreements;
  • Advertising development, production & commercialization agreements;
  • Advertising clearance, media compliance and preventive strategies, including representation before the National Cinema Agency;
  • Promotional marketing law, contest rules, and contest and joint-promotion management agreements;
  • Advising artists with representation and management agreements; and Advice on obtaining tax incentives for entertainment and cultural purposes.

 The team is well known for its long term assistance to clients in the Media (vehicles) and Advertising industries, having a deep knowledge of the main legal, tax and commercial issues that generally have to be dealt with in these specific industries.

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Lilla, Huck, Otranto, Camargo Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Full-service firm with a dedicated media and entertainment practice. Frequently advises clients from the TV, film and radio spheres on contractual mandates. Also represents the interests of both claimants and defendants in complex lawsuits.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Maurício Vedovato is noted by clients for his "technical know-how and fast analysis of matters." They go on to describe him as "professional and dedicated."

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Veirano Advogados - Media & Entertainment Department

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第四等

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What the team is known for Established full-service firm regularly instructed by media and entertainment clients to handle various IP matters, including data privacy and protection mandates. Also provides counsel on regulatory, contractual and corporate issues, to companies working across the music, television and film industries. Valdir Rocha, Fábio Pereira and Luis Fernando Pacheco are the key client contacts.

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Veirano Advogados has a broadly experienced media and entertainment law team. Drawing on the expertise of the tax, immigration, labor, and intellectual property practice groups, our attorneys offer legal services in all areas related to artistic and sporting events and the media and entertainment industries.

We draft and analyze audio-visual production and co-production agreements for the movie and television industries and provide full legal support for the production of musical performances. In particular, we deal with agreements related to artistic and cultural productions, literary publications, licensing, and advise clients on how to benefit from laws that encourage cultural development through financing and tax benefits.

The Firm also handles projects related to image and other personal rights, data protection, copyright, and internet issues, including consumer-related issues arising from the online environment with considerable experience in several areas related to digital media and online entertainment, such as::

• Structuring of privacy policies
• Terms of use for websites and e-commerce platforms
• Creation of legal models for cultural promotions, sweepstakes, and contests
• Development and negotiation of agreements and processes for obtaining electronic signatures and digital certification

We represent clients before such Brazilian regulatory agencies as the National Council of Self-Regulation in Advertising (CONAR) and the National Cinema Agency (ANCINE).

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Senior Statesmen

D'Antino Advogados Associados

From the Chambers Global guide

Senior statesman Sérgio Dantino of D'Antino Advogados Associados continues to receive vast praise for his long-standing experience and contribution to the sector. Sources consider him "a wonderful person," and describe him as "the go-to lawyer for artists." 

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Star Individuals

Marcos Alberto Sant'Anna Bitelli

Bitelli Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Star individual and founding partner Marcos Alberto Sant'Anna Bitelli is widely praised for his extensive track record assisting broadcasting and production companies from the television industry with regulatory issues. He is held in high esteem by interviewees, who appreciate his "strategic vision," and affirm: "He is an authority in media and entertainment." 

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Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Distinguished partner Fábio Cesnik continues to receive widespread commendations from the market for his long-standing expertise in the entertainment industry. He concentrates his practice on assisting local and international clients with audio-visual production mandates. Clients are full of praise for him, and affirm: "His regulatory expertise and knowledge of the local market is impressive." He is also recognised for his academic contributions to the field.

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Murta Goyanes Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Name partner Marcelo Goyanes advises clients on audio-visual mandates, and is appreciated by sources for his "ability to articulate his responses in a clear and concise manner." They add: "He's extremely knowledgeable about the entertainment industry and very attentive to our needs." He also specialises in IP.

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Simone Lahorgue Nunes

Levy & Salomão Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Partner Simone Lahorgue Nunes heads the practice and has considerable experience advising on sector-specific regulatory and litigation mandates. Clients say: "She is an experienced lawyer with a comprehensive vision of the television industry." They continue: "She is attentive, responsive and provides creative solutions to our problems."

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Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Department co-head Rodrigo Salinas comes recommended by peers and clients alike, who deem him "a knowledgeable and sophisticated lawyer." He regularly advises the firm's key clientele on regulatory matters, copyright litigation and the drafting of production agreements.

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André Schivartche

Schivartche Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients are full of praise for name partner André Schivartche, and attest: "He is well connected and provides practical and business-savvy advice." Another client adds: "He goes the extra mile and is adept at finding solutions to problems." They go on to call him "an astute and responsive lawyer."

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Sydney Limeira Sanches

Sanches Advogados Associados

From the Chambers Global guide

Sydney Limeira Sanches of Sanches Advogados Associados is deemed "an experienced lawyer" by interviewees, and is noted for his "expertise in entertainment matters." He frequently advises clients on regulatory and contentious mandates connected to the music industry.

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Dannemann Siemsen

From the Chambers Global guide

Co-head of department and IP expert Attilio Gorini maintains an active presence in the entertainment market. Sources attest to his "good quality of work."

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Koury Lopes Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Tania Liberman heads the firm's practice, and frequently advises clients on contractual and regulatory matters, related to the audio-visual industry. Sources value her legal knowledge of the media and entertainment sector and say: "Her advice is always well thought out."

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Claudio Lins de Vasconcelos

Lins de Vasconcelos Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Founding partner Claudio Lins de Vasconcelos of Lins de Vasconcelos Advogados debuts in the rankings based on feedback from the market. He possesses over 20 years of experience advising on an array of regulatory matters.

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Maurício Vedovato

Lilla, Huck, Otranto, Camargo Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Head of department Maurício Vedovato is noted by clients for his "technical know-how and fast analysis of matters." They go on to describe him as "professional and dedicated."

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Up and Coming

Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Advogados

From the Chambers Global guide

Brasília-based partner Roberto Jucá receives praise from clients, who consider him "a very intelligent lawyer with great connections in the market." He specialises in advising media groups and entertainment companies on regulatory and transactional mandates.

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