Performing Arts

Heyman Law represents an established roster in theater and dance clients with their business interests. Click here to view a select list of past and present  clients. Below is a list of common services offered to clients in the performing arts.


  • Collaboration Agreements
  • Co-Publishing Agreements
  • Consultation
  • Endorsement Agreements
  • Live Performance Agreements
  • Mechanical Licensing
  • Merchandising
  • Representation Agreements
  • Scriptwriter Deals
  • Touring Agreements
  • Trademark Registration and Licensing
  • Work for Hire Agreements

Collaboration Agreements
Assist artists and producers in collaborative works they become involved in, registration of copyrights and negotiation of royalties

Co-Publishing Agreements
Negotiation of co-publishing agreements which help defray costs and create commitment between an artist or writer and publisher

One of a kind personal consultations and planning of the various aspects of a successful business, entertainment career, or new media company

Endorsement Agreements
Drafting of contracts between endorsers and companies

Live Performance Agreements
Assist in live performance agreements for artists and venues

Mechanical Licensing
Acquisition and drafting of licenses to create work based around previously copywritten material.  Compulsory mechanical licenses are also drafted

Construction of merchandising agreements for artists, labels, and merchandise companies

Representation Agreements
Review, negotiation, and finalization of contracts between artists  and their managers and agents

Scriptwriter Deals
Management of all deals and assists in placement of their work

Touring Agreements
Consultation and assistance for touring artists and assesses the feasibility of tours and related contracts

Trademark Registration and Licensing
Search, registration, and maintenance of portfolios and preparation of internal and external guidelines for trademark use

Work for Hire Agreements
Construction of agreements between artists, songwriters, producers and companies who seek work for hire deals