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Tara Parker

Goodmans LLP

Tara Parker, Goodmans LLP

Entertainment partner. Represents major US and Canadian studios, broadcasters, independent producers and a range of creative and business clients, in the development, production, financing and exploitation of film, television, and other digital media projects. Recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada (named 2015 Toronto Entertainment Lawyer of the Year), The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Entertainment Law), Who’s Who Legal Canada and Euromoney’s Guides to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers and Women in Business Law (media). Frequent speaker/panellist at media conferences and guest lecturer on entertainment law at the University of Toronto Law School. Has appeared as a guest expert on “format/reality programming” and “copyright/street art” on BNN and CTV networks. Contributing editor to Canadian Forms and Precedents: Commercial Transactions – Information Technology and Entertainment (LexisNexis) and has contributed articles to various entertainment law publications. Past President and Chair of Crow’s Theatre. Member of LSUC, WIFT-Toronto, Film Ontario and ACCT and past member of OBA’s Entertainment, Media and Communications Law Section Executive.

Year Called to the Bar:2001 (ON)
333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 597-4181
Fax: (416) 979-1234
E-mail: tparker@goodmans.ca

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