of Santa Barbara
“Rights, Copyrights & Contracts”
Thursday, June 13, 7 pm
27 East Cota Street
Downtown Santa Barbara
FREE and open to everyone!
Matthew Berger will talk about rights, copyrights, contracts, and registration with the SWG. Matthew graduated from UCSB with Honors in Political Science and Sociology. He went on to obtain his Juris Doctor degree from the University Of Oregon School Of Law. Matthew enjoys acting as outside general counsel for entrepreneurs, start-ups, maturing companies, and individuals across several disciplines.
The Matthew I. Berger Law Group’s favorite area to work in is the entertainment and multi-media world, and it represents clients in the film, publishing, interactive, music, television, eCommerce, and digital worlds, as well as relative to their merchandise endeavors. Their largest client is Radical Studios, Inc. which produced the new Joseph Kosinski-directed, Tom Cruise film, Oblivion, based on an illustrated novel.
The firm also handles a variety of matters, such as copyright and trademark applications; various corporate and shareholder disputes and litigation; venture funding; sales of LLC economic interests and dissociations of partners; dissolution of corporations with dissident shareholders; and litigation related to copyright and trademark infringement, breaches of contract, breaches of fiduciary duties, trade secret protection, and employment-related matters.
Matthew is a founding member of the Brewery Boyz, a classic rock, country, and blues band in Carpinteria.