Jason Brooks

Jason Brooks

  • Entertainment & Sports Law, Business Law, Communications & Internet Law ...
  • California
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Summary

Jason provides transactional business and legal affairs services to content creators across a wide spectrum of the creative community. Specializing in the new media, entertainment and business space, Jason frequently works with scripted/unscripted TV producers, social media influencers, and business entities to review, draft and negotiate deal terms on a wide range of production-related projects. Jason also provides business development strategy and corporate counsel to a variety of emerging players in the digital space. If you’re an influencer looking to monetize your content, a new business looking to establish your legal entity or register a trademark, or a digital content platform looking to draft your service/campaign agreements, terms of service and/or a privacy policy, let Jason be your guide. Raised in Southern California, Jason graduated from UCSD in 2002 with a B.A. in Communications. He earned his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2006 and returned to Los Angeles to pursue his legal career in the entertainment industry. In his spare time, Jason is also an LA County Ocean Lifeguard and an avid surfer. If meeting in an office isn’t your thing, Jason is happy to schedule a consultation or strategy session out in the water.

Practice Areas
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Trademarks
  • Intellectual Property
  • Landlord Tenant
Additional Practice Area
  • Digital Media
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
    Subject to our discretion, on a case-by-case basis only.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We offer Fee hour, Flat Fee and Percentage Fee rates depending on the type of work/representation needed. Payment accepted via cash/check, Electronic Bank Trasnfer, PayPal and Venmo.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Education
U of Wisconsin
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Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 249344
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Legal Answers
131 Questions Answered

Q. Hello! I am a musician looking to trademark my stage name. I just have a specific question
A: There’s a few different avenues to take here which will require a longer discussion. If you want to discuss all of your options, shoot me an email at jason@altviewlawgroup.com and we can set a time for a call next week. I’d be happy to explain everything and help set you up with all the marks you need.
Q. Sold our business. In the agreement we also sold the trademark. What does the new owner need to do to change ownership?
A: You'll need to execute a Trademark Assignment Agreement which effectively assigns the trademark and any goodwill associated with the mark to the new owner. Then that Owner can file an amendment with the USPTO. If you need assistance with any of this feel free to email me at jason@altviewlawgroup.com to discuss.
Q. For Assumption of Risk and Release forms, do you need to have an LLC or an Inc to be legally binding?
A: The short answer is no, you don’t need to be a legal entity to contract in this manner. But... Your question raises some potential red flags that aren’t easily discussed in this Q&A forum. I think you would benefit by by seeking the direct advice of an attorney here. If you would Like to discuss feel free to email me at jason@altviewlawgroup.com and we can set a time for a call.
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Contact & Map
Los Angeles Office
12100 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 800
los angeles, CA 90025
Telephone: (310) 230-5580