At our production company, we understand that filming in Russia can be a complex and challenging process, especially when it comes to navigating the legal landscape. That’s why we offer a range of legal consult services to help production companies ensure that their filming activities are fully compliant with local laws and regulations.
Our legal consult services cover a wide range of areas, including permits and licenses, contracts and agreements, labor law, tax compliance, and intellectual property rights. Our team of experienced legal experts has in-depth knowledge of the local legal system, and we work closely with our clients to provide tailored solutions to their specific needs and requirements.
After the events of February 2022 – applying for the filming permits and getting all the paperwork became even more important. All foreign journalists require accreditations, and all filmmakers need legal support for not getting in trouble with the Russian authorities.
One of the key areas of our legal consult services is obtaining permits and licenses for filming activities. In Russia, filming permits are required for many locations, and the process can be time-consuming and bureaucratic. Our team has extensive experience in obtaining permits from the relevant authorities and can help clients navigate the process smoothly and efficiently.
We also provide legal advice on contracts and agreements, including location agreements, talent agreements, release forms, NDA and crew contracts. Our legal experts can review and draft contracts to ensure that they comply with local laws and protect our clients’ interests.
Labor law is another area where our legal consult services can be invaluable. We can provide advice on employment contracts, labor disputes, and immigration issues. We can also assist with obtaining work visas for foreign crew members and ensuring compliance with local labor regulations.
Finally, our legal consult services cover intellectual property rights, including trademark and copyright issues. We can advise clients on how to protect their intellectual property and how to avoid infringing the rights of others.
In conclusion, our legal consult services are an essential part of our production company’s offering for filming in Russia. We are committed to helping our clients navigate the legal landscape with confidence and ensuring that their filming activities are fully compliant with local laws and regulations. With our expertise and experience, our clients can focus on creating high-quality content while leaving the legal complexities to us.