Phone: 615-671-4301

Fax: 615-671-4302

3102 West End Avenue

Suite 400

Nashville, Tennessee 37203

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Nashville Music Lawyer & Law Firm

 

Founded by Nashville music attorney Zach Scott Gainous, we are a boutique Nashville music law firm that provides legal expertise, advice, and representation to creative & talented individuals and companies in the music business.  We strive to be the "go-to" and best music law firm and general counsel for music artists, bands, songwriters, record producers, music creators, professionals, executives, entrepreneurs, and businesses in the music industry.

As a Nashville music law firm, we regularly assist and help music celebrities, music creators, and music business professionals, executives, entrepreneurs, and music industry companies and businesses with a wide variety of issues.  Some issues we advise and represent music clients with include: music business contracts, music intellectual property, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets, business and finances, general music industry career or industry advice, estate planning, and family law.

Zach Scott Gainous - Music attorney and founder of The Fruitful Firm

Law Firm & Attorney for Music Artists, Bands & Music Acts

 

Being a Nashville music lawyer and law firm, we have the legal and music business expertise to advise and represent music artists, bands, and music celebrities, including,

  • helping with music business contracts, label or record deals, 360 deals, artist or band management agreements, booking agent deals, concert, touring, and appearance contracts, music licenses, producer deals, music artist or band investment deals, and much more,

  • helping with and protecting intellectual property, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets in music, including songs, masters, or sound recordings, artist/band or brand names, song titles, fanbase lists or databases, registering music copyrights or trademarks, and much more, etc.,

  • providing business advice and assistance to protect music artist's and band's interests, assets, and finances, limit or minimize potential risks and liabilities, including helping with business planning, forming and maintaining so-called "loan out" companies for music artists or bands, music sales or licensing, music or copyright financial valuations and royalty or other audits, performing due diligence on potential offers, opportunities, investors, team members, etc.,

  • providing career advice to music artists and bands on how best to achieve their goals, necessary finances, music industry realities and the roles of key music business players, team members, sectors, etc.,

  • protecting or advising on reputation, name, image, or likeness, and privacy issues for music artists and bands,

  • providing estate planning advice and representation for music artists, band members, and their heirs, to protect their family, children, assets, and interests,

  • providing family law advice and representation to music artists or band members including prenups, postnuptial agreements, uncontested divorces or separation agreements, etc.

Law Firm & Lawyer for Songwriters, Record Producers, & Music Creators

 

As a Nashville music law firm and lawyer, we have the legal and music business expertise to advise and represent songwriters, music or record producers, music composers, lyricists, studio or recording engineers, mixers and mix engineers, studio or session musicians, and other music creators, including,

  • helping with music business contracts, songwriter or music publishing agreements, co-publishing contracts, music publishing administration or admin deals, record producer or production agreements, and many more,

  • helping with and protecting intellectual property, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets in music or songs, including copyrights in songs, masters, sound recordings, recapturing songs, masters, and music copyrights or termination of copyright assignments to music publishers, labels, etc.,

  • providing business advice and assistance to protect songwriter's, record producer's, and music creator's interests, assets, and finances, limit or minimize potential risks and liabilities, including helping with business planning, music sales or licensing, copyright or music financial valuations and royalty audits, performing due diligence on potential offers, opportunities, investors, etc.,

  • providing career advice to songwriters, record or music producers, and creators on how best to achieve their goals, necessary finances, music industry realities and the roles of key music business players, team members, sectors, etc.,

  • protecting or advising on reputation, name, image, or likeness, and privacy issues of music creators, songwriters, record producers, etc.,

  • providing estate planning advice and representation for songwriters, record producers, music creators, and their heirs, to protect their family, children, assets, and interests,

  • providing family law advice and representation to music creators including prenups, postnuptial agreements, uncontested divorces or separation agreements, etc.

Law Firm & Lawyer for Music Business Professionals, Executives, Entrepreneurs, & Companies

 

As a Nashville music law firm and attorney, we have the legal and music business expertise to advise and represent music industry companies or businesses, professionals, execs, and entrepreneurs, including, music publishing or record label executives or entrepreneurs, artist managers, booking agents, music marketers or publicists, independent songwriter, artist, or producer-owned labels, music publishers or publishing companies, music marketing, publicity, or PR firms, and many more.  We regularly,

  • help with music business contracts, executive compensation or employment agreements, indie record deals, publishing contracts, and much more,

  • help with and protecting intellectual property, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets in music or songs, including copyrights in songs, masters, sound recordings, trademarks in brand, company, or business names, etc.,

  • provide business advice and assistance to protect music executive's, entrepreneurs, professionals, and companies interests, assets, and finances, limit or minimize potential risks and liabilities, including helping with business formation & planning, music sales or licensing, financial valuations and audits, performing due diligence on potential offers, opportunities, investors, etc.,

  • provide career or business advice to music execs, entrepreneurs, professionals, and companies on how best to achieve their goals, necessary finances, music industry realities and the roles of key music business players, team members, sectors, etc.,

  • protect or advise on reputation, name, image, or likeness, and privacy issues for music business professionals, executives, entrepreneurs, etc.,

  • provide estate planning advice and representation for music executives, entrepreneurs, and professionals, and their heirs, to protect their family, children, assets, and interests,

  • provide family law advice and representation to music entrepreneurs, professionals, and execs, including prenups, postnuptial agreements, uncontested divorces or separation agreements, etc.

Let's talk about your music business & legal issues or concerns.

We love to talk and meet with current and potential music clients.  If you need help or have questions about music business or legal issues, please complete and submit the form below or call us at 615-671-4301.