Entertainment & Copyright Law
Thompson & Reilley has extensive experience in the field of entertainment and copyright law. Attorneys within the firm have handled this type of cases before the Western and Southern Districts of Texas, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Ninth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court, as well as all Texas state courts. In addition, one of the firm’s shareholders, Peter Thompson, is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
The firm handles both domestic and international issues within the field and frequently handles copyright infringement litigation. Our practice covers a wide range of issues, from client consultation to copyright infringement. Our firms’ attorneys litigate in federal court regarding the rights, remedies and practices under both the 1976 Copyright Act, as amended, and the 1909 Copyright Act. We have a record of winning, as shown by the multi-million dollar federal jury verdict for willful copyright infringement and unfair competition in Alameda Films, S.A. vs. Shirley, 331 F.3d 472, 66 U.S.P.Q.2d 1767 (5th Cir. 2003).
Thompson & Reilley, P.C., is committed to providing superior legal representation to our clients in the fields of entertainment and intellectual property litigation. Thompson & Reilley’s size and experience allows us to deliver the highest levels of representation in a cost-effective manner