LL.M. in Media Law / Entertainment Law

LL.M. in Media Law / Entertainment Law

An LL.M. in Media / Entertainment Law can go a long way towards a successful career in the media industry. Indeed, by design, these industries need legal expertise, perhaps more than many other fields, in that they can be quite complex. Also, with the rise of the internet streaming and platforms like Netflix, iTunes, and Hulu, many new emerging legal issues are coming to the surface. 

In fact, an LL.M. in Entertainment or Media Law can help students understand many of the legal issues involved in these industries, from contracts to intellectual property law and dispute resolution, among others. These topics can apply to many parts of the media and entertainment fields, from the motion picture industry to music and performing arts. Some law schools also offer specialized LL.M. degrees in specific parts of the entertainment industry, for example LL.M.s in Sports...

An LL.M. in Media / Entertainment Law can go a long way towards a successful career in the media industry. Indeed, by design, these industries need legal expertise, perhaps more than many other fields, in that they can be quite complex. Also, with the rise of the internet streaming and platforms like Netflix, iTunes, and Hulu, many new emerging legal issues are coming to the surface. 

In fact, an LL.M. in Entertainment or Media Law can help students understand many of the legal issues involved in these industries, from contracts to intellectual property law and dispute resolution, among others. These topics can apply to many parts of the media and entertainment fields, from the motion picture industry to music and performing arts. Some law schools also offer specialized LL.M. degrees in specific parts of the entertainment industry, for example LL.M.s in Sports Law,  or LL.M.s in Arts Law.

In any case, most LL.M. programs in Media / Entertainment Law will include coverage of topics like intellectual property (IP) law, contracts, negotiation, and copyright / trademark law. Electives in an Entertainment Law LL.M. might include immigration law, tax strategies, torts, and litigation, among others.

Many students opt to pursue their LL.M.s in Entertainment or Media Law in a location that's well-known in the fields, such as Los Angeles or London. However, these programs can be found all over the world.

Those who graduate with an LL.M in Media or Entertainment Law might go on to careers in law firms that handle large media clients, for example, or they might provide consulting services to performers in the fields. 

See a complete list of Media and Entertainment Law LL.M.s below.

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Los Angeles, California 75 Followers 54 Discussions
Loyola Los Angeles Loyola’s LLM program is designed for foreign law graduates, as well as experienced foreign and U.S. attorneys. Our program allows students to build a flexible curriculum in American law and International Law and prepares them to become leaders in a globalized market.

Full-Time: American Law LL.M., LL.M. in Civil Litigation and Advocacy, LL.M. in Criminal Justice, LL.M. in Cybersecurity & Data Privacy, LL.M. in Enter... more…

Distance Learning: Online Master of Laws (Tax LLM) more…

London, United Kingdom 939 Followers 904 Discussions
QMUL Queen Mary University of London’s School of Law, internationally renowned by academics and practitioners as offering a first class LLM Programme with 20+ different specialisms. Staff have substantial practical legal work and world leading research experience. Along with the expertise of high profile Judges, practitioners, Business Leaders and distinguished Visiting Academic Fellows, Queen Mary can offer you an academically challenging and relevant LLM in a friendly and supportive environment.

Full-Time: LL.M. (Master of Laws), LL.M. in Art, Business and Law, LL.M. in Banking and Finance Law, LL.M. in Commercial and Corporate Law, LL.M. in Co... more…

Part-Time: Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Postgraduate Diploma in Law more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. in International Dispute Resolution, Postgraduate Diploma in Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law, International Relations MA more…

By Research: PhD more…

Dual Degree: Sorbonne Law School - Queen Mary University of London Double LL.M., Dual LL.M. in Commercial Law (London & Singapore) more…

London, United Kingdom 191 Followers 162 Discussions
University of London - LL.M. Programme Our world-class, flexible Postgraduate Laws programmes are designed for UK and international students, of diverse backgrounds and educational levels, with enthusiasm to learn and achieve a postgraduate law qualification. You can study flexibly at your own pace, over 1-5 years. You can achieve your LLM without a prior degree, through a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma, or LLM. Wherever you start, you can pick up three specialist awards with or without specialisation.

Distance Learning: LL.M., LL.M. in Banking and Finance Law, LL.M. in Commercial and Corporate Law, LL.M. in Common Law, LL.M. in Comparative and Foreign Law more…

Los Angeles, California 396 Followers 250 Discussions
USC Gould The Master of Laws (LLM) degree at USC Gould School of Law offers unrivaled instruction in U.S. law taught by passionate academics and leading practitioners. The comprehensive curriculum provides foundational skills in global legal practice and leadership. USC Gould also offers specialized LLM degrees in International Business and Economics Law, Privacy Law and Cybersecurity, and Alternative Dispute Resolution, as well as master's degrees for students without prior legal education.

Full-Time: Master of Laws (LL.M.), Two-Year Extended LL.M., Master of Laws in Alternative Dispute Resolution (LL.M. in ADR), Master of Laws (LLM) in Pr... more…

Distance Learning: Master of Laws (LL.M.), Online Master of Studies in Law (MSL), Online Certificates in Business Law, Compliance, Entertainment Law & Industry... more…

New York City, New York 133 Followers 126 Discussions
Yeshiva - Cardozo School of Law The Master of Laws degree at Cardozo School of Law provides an in-depth knowledge, unparalleled experience, and the opportunity to specialize in growing areas of law. This diverse and rich program welcomes law graduates from more than 70 countries. With a prime NYC location and an excellent reputation in the legal community Cardozo is able to offer students vast and innovative practical learning opportunities that enrich their learning, and prepare them for a successful career in law.

Full-Time: General Studies LL.M., Comparative Legal Thought LL.M., Dispute Resolution and Advocacy LL.M., Intellectual Property Law LL.M. more…

Miami, Florida 162 Followers 97 Discussions
Miami Law Miami Law welcomes annually around 70 LL.M. students from 35+ countries - evidence that we provide a welcoming environment for anyone pursuing an LL.M. - law students, foreign-trained lawyers and legal professionals. Students can take a General LL.M. or specialize in International Arbitration, Tax, Real Estate, Entertainment & Sports, while having the opportunity to transfer to the J.D. and/or take a U.S. Bar Exam, including NY. More than 25,000 alumni practice in the U.S. and in 85 countries.

Full-Time: LL.M. in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law, LL.M. in Estate Planning, White & Case International Arbitration LL.M., LL.M. in International... more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. in Real Estate / Property Development, LL.M. in Taxation of Cross-Border Investment more…

Luxembourg 90 Followers 33 Discussions
University of Luxembourg The Master of Law programmes of the University of Luxembourg benefit from the long European tradition of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg as well as the proximity of several European institutions such as - the Court of Justice of the European Union, - the European Court of Auditors, - the European Investment Bank, - the European Investment Fund.

Full-Time: Master in European Business Law (LL.M.), Master en Droit Bancaire et Financier Européen (LL.M.), Master in Investment Funds Law (LL.M.), Mas... more…

London, United Kingdom 73 Followers 76 Discussions
Westminster Law As one of London's leading providers of legal education, we offer a range of full and part-time courses that benefit from our central London location and close links to law firms. We are undertake research focused on diversity in the legal profession, race, and social mobility, and are recognised for our research into legal practice, international law and human rights, and commercial and financial law. This research underpins, offering you the latest in academic and practical learning.

Full-Time: Corporate Finance Law LL.M., Entertainment Law LL.M., International and Commercial Dispute Resolution Law LL.M., International Commercial La... more…

Berlin, Germany 130 Followers 36 Discussions

Full-Time: Deutsches und Europäisches Recht und Rechtspraxis (LL.M.), Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property Law and Media Law, LL.M. in Inter... more…

Sydney, Australia 121 Followers 62 Discussions

Full-Time: Master of Laws (LL.M.) more…

By Research: Master of Laws by Research, Doctor of Philosophy more…

Charlottesville, Virginia 245 Followers 210 Discussions

Full-Time: General LL.M. more…

Malibu, California 53 Followers 37 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. in Dispute Resolution, LL.M. in Entertainment, Media and Sports Law, LL.M. in United States Law, LL.M. in International Commercial Arb... more…

Dual Degree: Juris Doctor / Master of Dispute Resolution (JD/MDR), Juris Doctor / Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA), Juris Doctor / Master Publi... more…

Leicester, United Kingdom 15 Followers 10 Discussions

Full-Time: LLM Business Law, LLM International Business Law more…

Distance Learning: Master of Laws LLM Law by Distance Learning, LLM Business Law / LLM International Business Law, LLM Employment Law & Practice, LLM Environm... more…

London, United Kingdom 14 Followers 7 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. Art, Business and Law, LL.M. Banking and Finance Law, LL.M. Commercial and Corporate Law, LL.M. Comparative and International Dispute... more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. Computer and Communications Law, LL.M. Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Online more…

Dual Degree: Double LL.M. (Sorbonne Law School - Queen Mary University of London) more…

Noida, India 21 Followers 1 Discussion

Full-Time: LL.M. General, LL.M. Business Law, LL.M. Constitutional Law, LL.M. Corporate Banking and Insurance Law, LL.M. Criminal Law more…

By Research: Ph.D. (Law) more…

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