Entertainment & Media

In the entertainment field, Hank’s clients as an entertainment lawyer include numerous Grammy and ASCAP Award-winning recording artists, songwriters, and producers, major and independent record labels, music publishers, management companies and advertising agencies.

Entertainment Lawyer Services

As an entertainment lawyer for a variety of clients, and as outside general counsel for an independent record label and artist management company, he handled the drafting of:

  • Music publishing agreements;
  • Producer agreements;
  • Distribution agreements;
  • Live performance agreements;
  • Endorsement agreements; and
  • Licensing agreements

Hank also advised his client on intellectual property asset protection and enforcement. He has also drafted endorsement agreements for A-list celebrities and athletics coaches, among others.

Hank does not “shop” for record or songwriter deals on behalf of clients.

Representative Clients

Some of the clients for whom Hank has provided representation and legal services include:

Anadarko ¦ Bayway Lincoln ¦ Babyface ¦ Beyoncé ¦ Bill Ham ¦ Bobby Bowden
Caroline Kole ¦ Caterpillar Financial ¦ Chamillionaire ¦ CrazyMass ¦ Destiny’s Child
EMI Music Publishing
 ¦ Fats Domino ¦ Floyd Mayweather, Jr. ¦ GE Capital
Guy Oseary ¦ Heart of Fashion ¦ Heirs of Moon Mullican ¦ Hilco Trading ¦ Intocable
James Prince ¦ Jay-Z ¦ JPL RFID ¦ Johnson Supply ¦ Kelly Rowland ¦ Lady Antebellum
Lakewood Church ¦ Live Nation ¦ Luminess ¦ Magda Sayeg ¦ McGraw-Hill Companies
Michelle Williams ¦ McDonald’s ¦ Music World Entertainment ¦ Munters ¦ MustangCAT
My Country Nation ¦ Night Flight Concepts ¦ OTW Bat Co. ¦ Pei Partnership Architects
Pete Rose’s Hit King Baseball Academy ¦ Pharos Marine Automatic Power ¦ Pipeline Track
Rackspace
¦ Rap-A-Lot Records ¦ Samuel Son & Co. ¦ Samson Oil & Gas ¦ Sony/ATV
Sony Music Entertainment ¦ Target ¦ Trustmark ¦ TWR Lighting ¦ U-Store-It
Valero Energy Corporation ¦ Wilson Mohr ¦ Zions National Bank
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Reasons to Work with the Fasthoff Law Firm

In addition to being licensed to practice law in Texas, Hank is also licensed in New York and Tennessee, two of the three entertainment industry capitals. Contact the Fasthoff Law Firm, an intellectual property and entertainment law firm with offices in Houston and The Woodlands, to learn how the firm’s entertainment lawery can assist you in your entertainment industry business.

Hank is AV-rated (highest) by Martindale-Hubbell, is a Top Rated Intellectual Property Attorney by Texas Super Lawyers®, was ranked for five consecutive years as a Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Star in the fields of Entertainment and Intellectual Property, and has been ranked from 2013-2018 by US News & World Reports’ Best Lawyers® Litigation – Intellectual Property Litigation.