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TressCox Lawyers lends key expertise to disability TV Series

Media Release 13 April 2017

Sydney, (April 2017) - TressCox Lawyers is assisting the Attitude Foundation on its production agreement and distribution rights for the planned pilot episode and TV series featuring people with disabilities.

Clare Mirabello, a highly experienced media and entertainment lawyer, is advising the Foundation and this support is part of TressCox’s pro bono practice, which is led by Partner, Karen Keogh

“Putting together a television production is a complex process, especially in terms of ensuring that the Foundation retains all of the rights to the program and how that is used,” said Attitude Foundation CEO Alex Varley.

“We are fortunate to have secured the support of Clare Mirabello and her colleague Emma Talbot. Clare has long-standing practical experience, especially with Australian productions and ensuring that we properly manage all forms of distribution from television to digital platforms and social media.”

Pro Bono is an integral part of the philosophy of TressCox Lawyers, who are uniquely placed to protect human rights and to assist individuals who are, and organisations that assist, the disadvantaged and marginalised.

TressCox has one of Australia’s leading Media and Entertainment law practices, with local and international clients. The team is led by Partner, Jennifer Huby and includes Robert McCormack and Clare Mirabello. They are able to help with financing as well as creating, protecting and maximising the commercial potential of your intellectual property.


For further information please contact:

Sarah Hargrove
Director of Business & Practice Development and People
P. 61 2 9228 9233
F. 61 2 9228 9299
E. sarah_hargrove@tresscox.com.au

TressCox Lawyers is a highly successful, specialised law firm focused on providing professional legal services to the public and private sectors.  In Australia, TressCox has a very strong presence, currently operating from offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra.  The firm has established itself as a leader in the Australian market in the areas of corporate and commercial law, litigation and dispute resolution, insurance, health, government, media and entertainment, building and construction, energy and resources, infrastructure and intellectual property.

Media Release 13 April 2017
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