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Oluwasegun Aluko | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 22, 2015

Oluwasegun Aluko

Transactional Attorney
   United States
  |   Long Beach, CA

Overview

Segun is an experienced transactional attorney who focuses his practice on entertainment, technology, corporate, intellectual property and general business transactions. Through his practice at an international law firm, the Big Law, and in-house positions, Segun advised "name brand" clients, from inception through closing, on transactions covering corporate formation, partnership and joint venture agreements, negotiation of organization documents, licensing and distribution of entertainment content, production legal work in the motion...

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Tested
Intellectual Property
Entertainment Law
Corporate Law
Legal Research
Legal Issues
Licensing
Media & Entertainment
Commercial Litigation
Legal Advice
Trademarks

Service Description

Our excellent drafting, research, advisory, advocacy and negotiation skills as well as business relationships within the industry position us to advise clients and businesses interested in general corporate transactions, software technology transactions, production, co-production, distribution, licensing, financing and joint venture opportunities for entertainment content, branding and related rights. We provide legal and business solutions to businesses, corporate organizations, brand entities, startups, independent production companies, business professionals and entertainment professionals including actors, writers, directors and producers and below-the-line talent across our practice areas. We engage a personal, passionate and consistent approach in catering to the needs of our clients, by anticipating litigation in the negotiation and drafting process towards protecting our clients’ interests. We also collaborate with other competent attorneys with cutting-edge practice and other experienced professionals in the industry in providing excellent services for our clients.

Our practice areas include:

General Corporate Transactions - business and corporate formation, structuring and governance, Articles of Incorporation and LLC Operating Agreement, mergers and acquisitions, project and corporate finance, partnership agreements, joint venture, special purpose vehicle (SPV) for investment purposes, non-disclosure agreements, settlement agreement and general release,...

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Employment

Segun Aluko Law
Attorney at Law
2014 - Present
My practice areas include: • General Corporate Transactions - corporate formation, structuring and governance, mergers and acquisitions, project and corporate finance, partnership agreements,...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP
Contract Attorney
2014 - 2014
• Represent motion picture studios, television networks, and production companies in connection with rights acquisition and options, content development, motion picture and documentary production,...
Bank of America
Default Litigation Specialist
2012 - 2013
• Managed high volume contested and litigated foreclosure cases towards timely resolution and/or settlement. • Provided legal support to external and in-house counsel, prepared and reviewed...
BET NETWORKS
Intern, Business and Legal Affairs
2012 - 2012
• Drafted and reviewed entertainment law agreements including: executive producer, co-producer and production services agreements, network test and top talent employment agreements, casting...
University of Southern California Law School
Research Assistant to Prof. Gillian Hadfield
2011 - 2012
Researched broad areas of law, economic and institutional policies with special focus on the challenges of entrepreneurial activities in developing economies and exploring solutions through...
Aluko & Oyebode
Associate
2009 - 2011
• Advised and provided legal analysis to a leading Nigerian commercial bank on its loan portfolio regarding $170 Million syndicated loan raised via issuance of debt instruments made by the bank as...
Aluko & Oyebode
Summer Associate
2006 - 2009
• Researched and drafted briefs of argument, commercial agreements and legal opinions; conducted statutory searches and prepared appropriate reports for secured lending, legal due diligence for...

Education

University of Southern California Law School
Master of Laws (LL.M.)
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Obafemi Awolowo University
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) (J.D. Equivalent)
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Nigerian Law School, Lagos
Licentiate degree
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Keywords

entertainment
music
motion picture
digital media
television
corporate
business
trademark
copyright
software licensing
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