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Endorsement deals, law of luxury goods and fashion, Crefovi

Hip-hop & film stars to market fashion & luxury products: is this for real?

Yes! It happens more & more frequently that celebrities & entertainers market fashion & luxury products. And stars love it, as it compliments nicely their revenues from their entertainment activities & allow them to reach a wider audience. What are the advantages & pitfalls of marketing through celebrities & music bands? How do you strike such more »

New EU regulations on consumer contracts, Crefovi,

New EU consumer contracts legislation came into force on 13 June 2014. Are you ready for this tsunami?

There has been a drastic change to consumer contracts legislation in each of the 28 member-states of the European Union, further to the coming into force, on 13 June 2014, of new national rules transposing Directive n. 2011/83/EU on consumer rights. Let’s have a look at how these changes and new EU consumer contracts legislation more »

creative industries, Crefovi,

Why it makes sense to invest in the creative industries and support them

  While many fast-growth companies in the creative industries are currently the target of heavy private equity investments and a flurry of mergers and acquisitions, it makes sense, from a tax and financial standpoint, for individuals and corporate investors to go “long” on creative startups and SMEs.   1. “Good times” are coming back: invest more »

European collective rights management societies, sacem, music law, crefovi

A turn of the screw for European collective rights management societies: when will they act? | London music law firm Crefovi

Researching on the evolution of the role of European collective rights management societies makes interesting reading, especially now when such role is challenged on a daily basis by authors, European regulators and courts, as well as commercial users. Sadly, I am under the impression that European collective rights management societies still have not quite grasped more »