Robert Paredes
Robert Paredes

Senior Associate

Education

  • J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
  • B.A., University of California, Irvine

Practice Areas

  • Entertainment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California

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Robert Paredes is a Senior Associate at Johnson & Johnson.

Professional Experience

Mr. Paredes specializes in entertainment, intellectual property, and commercial litigation. He handles all phases of litigation and regularly represents clients in cases involving breach of contract, royalty disputes, profit participation, idea theft claims, licensing disputes, defamation actions, and trademark and copyright infringement claims. He has successfully argued various dispositive motions, including motions for summary judgment, and has handled numerous bench and jury trials. At Johnson & Johnson, Robert routinely collaborates with other attorneys in the firm to lend his sharp eye and negotiating skill to clients in the music, motion picture, television, sports, internet, digital media, and publishing industries.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained a seven-figure settlement for a composer and licensor of music against an entertainment company for failure to pay royalties
  • Obtained a six-figure settlement for the co-producers of a popular reality-television series in a breach of contract action against a high-profile production company
  • Obtained a six-figure settlement for an international recording artist in a breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty action against the artist’s former band members and former manager
  • Negotiated and drafted key entertainment agreements, including first look development agreements, production services agreements, writer/option agreements, band partnership agreements, and recording agreements, for established and rising artists and performers
Robert Paredes

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Beverly Hills, CA

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310-975-1095

Biography

Professional Experience

Mr. Paredes specializes in entertainment, intellectual property, and commercial litigation. He handles all phases of litigation and regularly represents clients in cases involving breach of contract, royalty disputes, profit participation, idea theft claims, licensing disputes, defamation actions, and trademark and copyright infringement claims. He has successfully argued various dispositive motions, including motions for summary judgment, and has handled numerous bench and jury trials. At Johnson & Johnson, Robert routinely collaborates with other attorneys in the firm to lend his sharp eye and negotiating skill to clients in the music, motion picture, television, sports, internet, digital media, and publishing industries.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained a seven-figure settlement for a composer and licensor of music against an entertainment company for failure to pay royalties
  • Obtained a six-figure settlement for the co-producers of a popular reality-television series in a breach of contract action against a high-profile production company
  • Obtained a six-figure settlement for an international recording artist in a breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty action against the artist’s former band members and former manager
  • Negotiated and drafted key entertainment agreements, including first look development agreements, production services agreements, writer/option agreements, band partnership agreements, and recording agreements, for established and rising artists and performers

Practice Areas

  • Entertainment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
  • B.A., University of California, Irvine

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