Moore Law operates where media and commerce meet often overlapping into sport. We place a significant emphasis on the digital, media, and sport sectors, handling commercial and IP issues for various sector clients. A key aspect of the practice is its work with new media clients, advising social media influencers, e-sports and YouTube personalities on commercial contracts, merchandising, and IP matters. Managing Partner, Tris Moore, works with several key media agencies and media clients, while Head of Digital, Scott Appleton, is a key contact for Influencers, social media channel management issues and on-line retail and merchandising operations. Consultant solicitor and Head of Sport, Mike Townley, is notable for his work with sports clients, regularly advising in relation to broadcasting rights.


Founding partner Tris Moore works with several media agencies, while head of digital Scott Appleton is a key contact for new media clients. Consultant solicitor Mike Townley arrived from an in-house position in 2018, and is notable for his work with sports sector clients on broadcasting rights.

Brighton and its two universities act as a hub for the creative industries and the City is at the forefront of the digital marketing industry in the UK. Moore Law, with its Brighton base and an office at the Sussex Innovation Centre at Sussex University, is well placed to service clients in these sectors.

Moore Law can also provide routine legal support for all of our clients for their web-based activities and the proliferation of online marketing, social media and micro-site and e-branding will continue to see evolution and growth in these areas.

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  • Influencer Legal Support
  • Image rights, endorsements and design rights
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Commercial and IP audit and strategic review
  • Intellectual Property rights enforcement, protection and exploitation
  • E-commerce law and regulations, privacy and cookies
  • Data Protection
  • Terms of trade, supply, resale, agency, franchise and distribution arrangements
  • Consultancy Agreements
  • Royalty Agreements
  • Intellectual Property Audits
  • Trademark applications
  • Advice on copyright protection and exploitation
  • Confidentiality, Trade Secrets and Know How and Methodology
  • Royalty Agreements
  • Website Design Agreements and E-commerce Site


Tim Jarvis, SEETHAT Visionary Video

I was lucky to find Tris Moore shortly after I set up SEETHAT. He helped us regularise our business contracts and secure our IP rights. Whenever I need expert legal advice in these areas I know where to turn.

Festivals & Events
We enjoy a national reputation for our expertise in advising high profile event operators
Video Games
We assisted a number of developers & designers on issues related to this industry
female influencer
Your business is your brand and your brand is you. We understand how sensitive this can make any legal issues.
Film and art
Content Creators
Our team has a wide range of expertise in the creative industries including film, video and art.

The technology and media sectors are among Moore Law’s core industry strengths. THE SIDEMEN, CACTUS STUDIOS and APTIVATE are key clients of the specialist commercial and IP firm, which is led by the ‘accomplished’ Tristram Moore, who ‘has a huge amount of experience’. The firm handled IP, web compliance and corporate matters for The Culture Space to develop its online media and ticketing platforms. Other areas of expertise include social media content management, royalty agreements, and copyright protection and exploitation.


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