We specialise in legal and accountancy services for those working in music, sport, literature, film and entertainment, and have a genuine interest in creative sectors. We also have an extensive general law practice, giving our clients access to all-round expertise.
At Hestra we of course have experienced members of the Swedish Bar Association, and a solid understanding of law and accounting. We also have partners and staff with many years’ experience of working and doing business in the music and entertainment industry, which gives us a better understanding of our clients’ needs.
Over the years, Hestra Advokatbyrå has assisted a great many sportsmen and women in sports such as cycling, football, golf and boxing, providing the specific types of legal and accounting advice these fields require.
We have considerable expertise in areas of intellectual property such as copyright and trade marks. We also offer advice and information on current legislation, standard business practice in the sectors concerned, and sponsorship.
Contracts – We negotiate, review and prepare contracts in sport and the entertainment industry. Many types of contract exist in these fields, including artist, publishing, producer, agent, booking, management, licensing, sponsorship, merchandising, programme presenter, shareholder and collaboration agreements.
Royalties – We offer audit and follow-up of royalty statements, and can also help you report royalties to others.