In Nigeria, there is a new wave of legal practitioners seeking a piece of the action. The new found interest in the Nigeria’s burgeoning entertainment industry is caused by the realization that the ever growing music and film industry in Nigeria needs the participation of lawyers. Young lawyers seeking new opportunities are at the forefront of the new ‘wave’.
The possibilities available to music attorneys are boundless. Their service, as advisers in business, is essential at every stage. From the conception of ideas, to the creation of original works, registration of intellectual property, and till when promises are exchanged for employment, licensing and distribution of works, administration of intellectual property assets, administration of estates, and other legal affairs.