- For the eleventh year, Corporate Board Member magazine reported that its survey of public company directors identified Fulbright as one of the top 25 corporate law firms in the nation. Similar research by Corporate Board Member magazine identified Fulbright among the top 25 firms that general counsel would most likely hire for national matters. (2012)
- Fulbright ranked in the top 4 for all U.S. firms in trademark litigation. Read more . . .
Globalization of entertainment from movies to the ubiquitous Internet . . . growth of a $1 trillion industry . . .consolidation of print publishers and electronic news and entertainment companies into media conglomerates . . . building and over-building of movie mega-theaters in the U.S. . . . advertising merges into entertainment.
Diverse Experience from Traditional to "New Media"
The Fulbright & Jaworski has represented media industry clients across the complete range of transactional, regulatory and litigation needs. The litigation lawyers in our Media Practice Group have won cases at the trial and appellate levels.
Fulbright antitrust lawyers have assisted media clients with numerous mergers and acquisitions, and our regulatory lawyers help with FCC and related regulatory matters.
An experienced media team. Our integrated structure at Fulbright & Jaworski enables our Media Practice Group to draw upon the experience of lawyers' other practice areas, such as libel and slander, entertainment and sports, intellectual property and information technology-more than 50 practice areas in all.
Media issues. Fulbright lawyers are involved in issues, such as:
- Copyright law
- Patent litigation
- FCC regulations
- State Utility Commission compliance
- Licensing disputes
- Fiber optic right of way condemnation
- Libel and slander
For traditional and "new media" companies, Fulbright is a comprehensive legal resource.