Copyright law has gained notoriety due to the media firestorm sparked by the Internet downloading craze. The entertainment industry shed new light on this most common form of copyright violation; however, copyright law is not limited to music and movies. Visual artists, photographers, computer programmers and others can benefit from copyright protection, as can the businesses that employ them.

Hitchcock Evert has been consistently recognized as a Tier 1 law firm for copyright law in U.S. News & World Report's Best Law Firms in Dallas Fort/Worth.  We have experience in federal copyright registration, as well as copyright licensing. We can also help you develop agreements that protect your rights when employing third-party contractors to develop new work for your business. And, should it become necessary, our experience in litigation can help you pursue all available recourse against infringement.

Our comprehensive copyright representation services include:

  • Strategic planning
  • Registration
  • Agreements to commission and develop work
  • Licensing
  • Enforcement
  • Litigation