Speaker Tara Parker

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Tara Parker


Goodmans LLP

Tara Parker is a partner in the Entertainment Law Group at Goodmans. She 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 new media projects. Tara is recognized as a leading Entertainment Lawyer by The Best Lawyers in Canada (named 2021 Toronto Entertainment Lawyer of the Year), The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/ALM Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Entertainment), Who’s Who Legal: Canada, and Euromoney’s Guides to the World’s Leading Technology, Media, & Telecommunications Lawyers and Women in Business Law (Media). She is a frequent speaker/panelist 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, was recently interviewed by the Globe and Mail as an expert on the subject of NFTs (non-fungible tokens). Tara has contributed articles to various Entertainment Law publications. Past President and Chair of Crow’s Theatre. She is a member of LSO, WIFT-Toronto, Film Ontario, and ACCT, and past member of OBA’s Entertainment, Media, and Communications Law Section Executive.

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At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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