Media, Sports & Entertainment
At Paul, Weiss, we help build the business of media, sports and entertainment. Traditional and emerging media, sports and entertainment companies and their investors trust us to handle their most important and complex matters–whether a game-changing corporate transaction or financing, matters involving valuable intellectual property, a high-profile litigation or an internal investigation.
Corporate chair Robert Schumer was recognized as a Sports & Entertainment Trailblazer by The National Law Journal. The publication cited Bob’s ground-breaking work on the entertainment industry’s largest deals, beginning with his 1991 role assisting Warner Communications in its merger with Time Inc. NLJ also highlighted Bob’s ongoing work in CBS’s pending merger with Viacom, where he is advising the special committee of the board of CBS.November 8, 2019