Bichara e Motta Advogados provides legal advice in advertising, cinema, television, advertising, live events and exhibits, as well to the related personalities such as producers, directors, audiovisual distributors, actors, screenwriters, writers, agents, photographers and other professionals associated with these fields. The firm’s services include advising at all levels: from production to the distribution of contents; advising on corporate and financial structuring of projects, as well as in the contracts related to these projects; and in the protection of intellectual property and interaction with the Brazilian Cinema National Agency (ANCINE) and other regulatory bodies.

Bichara e Motta Advogados practice in audiovisual involves:

  • Organizing business activities related to the professionals of the audiovisual and entertainment industries, in order to create and maintain an efficient corporate and tax structure;
  • Drafting and reviewing image rights contracts related to celebrities from the entertainment industry;
  • Advising on available tax incentive mechanisms in Brazil and abroad aiming at making audiovisual productions feasible;
  • Drafting and reviewing of contracts related to audiovisual activities such as co-production, distribution, pre-sale of rights, investments, as well as all ancillary contracts related to the provision of services, leasing of spaces, insurance companies and unions of professional categories;

Providing regulatory advice before ANCINE.