Eric Goldman Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Eric Goldman

Eric Goldman

Senior Attorney, Entertainment and IP

New York
New York
Licensed in
NY
New York University
School of Law

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About
For over 25 years, I have been helping Academy, Emmy, Grammy and Tony award winning producers and performers - and cutting edge technology innovators - successfully channel their talents into successful and profitable careers. My most recent success is the representation of the authors of the smash Broadway hit COME FROM AWAY in the development of their play, as well as the negotiation of their agreement with their Broadway producers. Other current projects include the representation of a start-up company developing a simulcasting facility for live theatrical productions and the representation of producers developing projects in the theatre,… read more television and web series fields.
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"Eric is very knowledgeable and conscientious about his work. I would definitely recommend him as I will be using him again myself. "

Draft Terms of Service & Privacy Policy
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"Eric did a great job ensuring that he had all the information necessary to make an informed recommendation regarding a copyright issue."

Advice for upcoming book publication
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"Eric was easy to work with!"

Operating Agreement Services
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"Great feedback and very helkpful"

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"very efficient "

Copyright Registration Services
Posted on Jul 28, 2017
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"Eric recently joined the producing team of an original musical stage play I am developing, His professionalism and style throughout the process nailed it for me – smart, sharp, but approachable; straightforward, but patient and flexible. I feel certain that I can trust Eric’s judgement and guidance as we move forward and accomplish the unimaginable."

Theatrical Production Counsel
Posted on Jul 12, 2017

Work History

Eric S. Goldman LLC

Owner

Jun 2017 - Present

Theater and Film Artist Representation and Production Counsel Services; Technology Counsel Services. Start-Up Legal Services. I provide a wide array of transactional legal services included the drafting and negotiation of rights acquisition, joint venture, non-disclosure, non-solicitation, confidentiality and independent contractor agreements. Private placement offerings, including crowdfunding.

Jun 2017 - Present

Sendroff & Baruch LLP

Senior Associate

Mar 1996 - Dec 2010

Highlights include production counsel services for the Tony Award winning Broadway production Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam, the negotiation of Howard Shore’s agreement for his Academy Award winning score of The Lord Of The Rings; representation of the designers on the hit HGTV show Trading Space; representation of Academy, Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award winning talent.

Mar 1996 - Dec 2010

Hertz Computer Corporation

In-House Counsel.

Feb 1995 - Jan 1996

Highlights include the successful negotiation of a settlement agreement for intellectual property infringement claims.

Feb 1995 - Jan 1996

St. Martin's Press

In-House Counsel

Oct 1993 - Jan 1995

Highlights include the creations of the company’s first agreement for the distribution of a CD-ROM book (AND THE BAND PLAYED ON by Randy Shilts).

Oct 1993 - Jan 1995

Moses & Singer LLC

Entertainment and Corporate Associate

Sep 1990 - Oct 1993

Highlights include conducting research which uncovered an unpublished and little known legal precedent invalidating ABC’s option to acquire successive seasons of the television show ROSEANNE; led to a multi-million-dollar annual increase in licensing revenue.

Sep 1990 - Oct 1993

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