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Media & Entertainment

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TMT - Expertise

Media
& Entertainment

We provide a broad range of services to media and entertainment companies from around the world, from leading global information and analytics companies to Asian and European gaming companies. We support all you do, from content development and licensing to distribution arrangements.  

We have advised on the protection and exploitation of intellectual property assets, media, broadcasting and gaming regulations, marketing promotions, competition and employment law and acquisitions and disposals of assets and businesses. OrionW has also helped companies in the media and entertainment sector augment their traditional businesses with services that involve digital tokens.

Our expertise in media and entertainment services cover:

  • Media and broadcasting
  • Sports, esports and gaming
  • Internet and social media
  • Publishing, content and distribution transactions
  • Sponsorship, advertising and merchandising agreements
  • Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures for media and entertainment businesses
  • Licensing and regulatory compliance advice on various media and entertainment platforms, including digital and print media

Credentials

Representative Matters

Esports league expansion

Acted for one of the world’s largest online technology and entertainment companies on the operation of an esports league.

Influencer network regulatory compliance project

Represented an enterprise developing a new digital entertainment platform to enhance the efficiency of the ‘influencer economy’ in compliance with Singapore securities, anti-money laundering/counter-terrorism financing and data protection laws and regulations.

Publishing agreements

Advised a leading global educational content provider and publisher in connection with its author and contributor agreements.

Satellite television services licensing support

Advised a multinational telecommunications network operator on regulatory compliance issues relating to the licensing of satellite television services in Singapore.

Sports platform digital token offering

Acted for a European enterprise on its digital token offering, to support its development of a new blockchain-based sports platform.

Rewards programme regulatory compliance

Advised a world-class luxury hospitality company on Singapore regulatory requirements relating to its proposed rewards programme for travel agents.

Testimonials

OrionW provides “an excellent service, is very knowledgeable in the technology sector and provides excellent value for money.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “a high quality TMT firm with reliable and consistent output.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 edition

Testimonials

OrionW has “deep sectoral knowledge of telecommunications and technology and associated regulation; diligent, timely and cost-effective work.”

asialaw Profiles 2021 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is a “great boutique law firm specialising in technology. The firm is strong on complex commercial technology arrangements. The soft skills of the firm are impressive including clear and responsive communication with clients.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 edition

Testimonials

“OrionW is very strong on technology law, including regulatory, commercial and M&A matters, and my ‘go to’ firm in Singapore.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 edition

Testimonials

“We enjoyed working with OrionW. Communication, understanding of the deal, knowledge and application of the law as well as good budget management were all strengths. There were no weaknesses during the transaction.”

asialaw Profiles 2020 edition

Testimonials

OrionW provides “an excellent service, is very knowledgeable in the technology sector and provides excellent value for money.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “pragmatic, responsive, set expectations correctly.”

asialaw Profiles 2020 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “knowledgeable about the regulatory issues. Assisted with regulator communications.”

asialaw Profiles 2019 edition

Testimonials

“Winnie Chang is a very experienced technology lawyer who is highly responsive and commercial.”

Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2022 edition

Testimonials

“Winnie Chang has a robust practice in the TMT space and frequently advises on matters relating to fintech, including blockchain and payment services issues. She is well placed to handle cross-border mandates.”

Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2021 edition

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