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Jaclyn Seidman

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Media & Entertainment
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Media & Entertainment - Nationwide - Canada

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Jaclyn Seidman is often involved in the production and financing of movies and TV series. She also assists clients in the literary space with a range of matters, including transactions.
"She is a brilliant lawyer with the ability to translate her years of experience and technical expertise clearly and concisely so that, as her client, she drives your own understanding." "She's terrific and knowledgeable about a wide variety of issues."
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Partner. Member of Goodmans' Executive Committee and Co-Head of a Business Law Group at Goodmans. Practices corporate commercial law with a focus on entertainment, IP, and media issues. Advises on a range of transactions including acquisitions, complex licensing arrangements, in addition to a wide range of business operations matters. Represents clients in film, television, and publishing industries. Uniquely active in Canada’s educational publishing sector as counsel to Canada’s largest educational publisher and other major players in the space.

Career

Honoured as one of Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40, recognized by Chambers Canada, The Legal 500 Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada.

Professional Memberships

Trustee of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Ontario Museum and Vice Chair of the Governance Committee. Member of the Corporate and Commercial Transactions Advisory Board for Practical Law and serves on boards of several non-profit organizations.

Publications

Contributing editor to LexisNexis publication Canadian Forms and Precedents: Commercial Transactions – IT and Entertainment. Co-author of the Goodmans' Guide to Producing in Canada.

Personal

Teaches entertainment and business law at the University of Toronto and awarded several Excellence in Teaching Awards. Recognized thought-leader on entertainment related issues.

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Jaclyn Seidman

Goodmans LLP

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Bay Adelaide Centre

333 Bay Centre, Suite 3400

Toronto

Ontario

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M5H 2S7

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