Expertly taking care of the law & the business of creativity.
CL&B advise authors including graphic novelists and those creating non-fiction, screenwriters, journalists and bloggers
We have experience reviewing and drafting book publishing agreements, advising on hybrid publishing deals and helping writers who are self-publishing.
We also represent authors whose output is being adapted for film or TV and those writing screenplays and scripts.
Our clients include leading music discovery platforms, glossy lifestyle periodicals and monthly listing guides, physical and digital publications.
We advise book publishers on contracting with writers and other contributors, including those involved in highest-end music-related books and those sold with associated products and memorabilia
I would highly recommend Deans delivery of advice and professional support, particularly in areas involving creativity and intellectual property. He is approachable, flexible and where more than one party is involved, highly skilled in working to create a positive outcome for all. He is able to interpret and communicate complex information in a straightforward format.