Practice Group Intellectual Property & Media
Prof. Dr. Kreile ranks among the outstanding media legal experts in Germany.
He is deputy managing director of the Allianz Deutscher Produzenten – Film & Fernsehen e.V. [Alliance of German TV Producers] as well as head of the television section and is President of the VFF Verwertungsgesellschaft der Film- und Fernsehproduzenten [Collection Society of Film and TV Producers]. He works for the Verband der Deutschen Konzertdirektion [Association of German Concert Direction] as managing in-house counsel. In addition to his legal activities, he lectures in Munich at the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film [College for Television and Film] and the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität-Mainz. Prof. Dr. Kreile is co-publisher and author of the Heidelberger commentary on Interstate Broadcasting Agreement and is prominent as an author of numerous publications on media law, copyright law and telecommunications law. Prof. Dr. Johannes Kreile has published numerous contributions in the field of media and copyright law. In addition, he is Chairman of the Board of the Richtlinienkommission der Filmföderungsanstalt [Guideline Commission of the Film Promotion Academy] and Vizepräsident der europäischen Produzentenvereinigung CEPI [Vice President of the European Producer Association CEPI] and Member of the Board of the Bavarian Media Authority BLM.