The creative imagination and intellectual property are sacrosanct for us not only because it is the product of the mind and the creative genius but also because the respect of that right is critical to building a civil society in which ownership is acknowledged and only exploited by permission or consent.

The emergence of this area of law underscores the importance of Sport and Entertainment both of which are now recognized as industries with tremendous potential as growth stimulants particularly for developing economies. Samuda and Johnson embraces the confidence of this view and, in our practice of the law, we constantly affirm the truth of it.

Christopher L. Samuda

Natoya Todd