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Our Services - Publishing | Bray & Krais | Specialist Media and Entertainment Lawyers


We help composers source publishing contracts and advise on all aspects of protection and exploitation of copyright, including matching writers with appropriate publishing companies.

We work with publishers on publishing, sub-publishing and license contracts and liaise with collecting societies concerning the distribution of publishing revenues.

Our experience also includes advising on Grand Rights and interpolated licenses in the context of live events.

Additionally, we advise on the sale of publishing rights, translation of rights, lending base security and rights offered up as security for debt finance or other securitisation.

We represent writers in relation to literary agency agreements, including offering guidance on how to structure agreements in the most effective way.


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