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Media and Advertising

Copyright and Industrial Property Rights

The area of media and advertising at AK EGV is closely linked with copyrights and industrial property rights. It is one of the cornerstones of our specialization where we rank among the top law firms on the Czech legal services market. Our superior position is demonstrated by being named highly recommended at the “Law Firm of the Year” awards in the “Media and Telecommunications” category for 2015 and 2018.

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+420 224 409 920

Standard legal advisory provided by AK EGV in Media and Advertising includes

  • Legal advisory in the area of advertising regulations
  • Assessment of TV and radio commercials for compliance with existing legal regulations 
  • Representation before oversight authorities handling infractions of advertising regulation
  • Legal advisory for the protection of personal rights
  • Marketing and consumer contests and lotteries
  • Representation of broadcasters in license and similar proceedings before the Radio and TV Broadcasting Council
  • Representation in litigation vis-à-vis the Radio and TV Broadcasting Council, the Czech Telecommunication Office and similar authorities, lodging appeals to the Supreme Administrative Court

 

Our legal advisory services related to copyrights and industrial property rights usually include:

  • Copyright advisory
  • Preparation of license and sublicense agreements and contracts for work with authors
  • Preparation of agreements with performing artists
  • Representation in court vis-à-vis copyright collectives
  • Representation in trademark registrations (national, international and EU)
  • Representation before the Office of Industrial Property, lodging objections, extensions of trademark periods
  • Representations in trademark infringement disputes