Legal Breakdown of why Quincy Turned Down Role on Empire

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Legal Breakdown of why Quincy Turned Down Role on Empire

    “The Lucious Lyon I knew would tell those idiots the streets aren’t made for everybody. That’s why they made sidewalks.” -Cookie Lyon Every Wednesday night,  Cookie Lyon on FOX’s hit show Empire shows us that the entertainment industry is not for the faint of heart and to succeed you have to be tough [...]

Why are the Stars Missing from Jupiter Ascending?

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Why are the Stars Missing from Jupiter Ascending?

  Lights, camera, action…wait where are the actors?  Interestingly, Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum have not made many press appearances to promote their new film Jupiter Ascending. One has to wonder if it was a ploy by the marketing executives at Warner Brothers to build suspense around the film.  Jupiter Ascending, the latest from Lana [...]

Attorney Johnetta Paye, Esq. Profiled by CBS Local Chicago

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Attorney Johnetta Paye, Esq. Profiled by CBS Local Chicago

  The unique thing about being an entertainment lawyer is…find out in my recent interview with CBS Local Chicago, here: http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2015/01/05/chicago-lawyer-adds-entertainment-to-her-law-firm/  

Watch the Latest Video from Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

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Check out the latest video from J. Paye  & Associates Client, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – Straight Business Video

J. Paye & Associates Mentioned in Article About Top R&B Stories of 2014

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J. Paye & Associates Mentioned in Article About Top R&B Stories of 2014

Journalist,  Shamontiel Vaughn does a great job or recapping the “Biggest Trends in R&B of 2014…we can’t forget how many times Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran went from breakup to make up…J. Paye & Associates gets a shout out in the article. Read it here: http://www.axs.com/biggest-trends-in-r-b-of-2014-34254

2 Legal Lesson Learned from Lifetime’s Failed Aaliyah Biopic

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2 Legal Lesson Learned from Lifetime’s Failed Aaliyah Biopic

  Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic, Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B, aired Saturday night and sent the internet into an uproar.  Viewers took to their social media accounts and expressed extreme disappointment in the film. One of the problems with the film is that executive producers were not able to obtain life story rights from Aaliyah’s estate.  [...]

J. Paye Article in Jet Magazine

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J. Paye Article in Jet Magazine

Check out an article written by Johnetta Paye, Esq entitled:  3 Entrepreneurial Lessons Learned from Loss in Jet Magazine!

FOUR LOVE AND LEGAL LESSONS LEARNED FROM LOVE & HIP HOP NEW YORK SEASON 4

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FOUR LOVE AND LEGAL LESSONS LEARNED FROM LOVE & HIP HOP NEW YORK SEASON 4

FOUR LOVE & LEGAL LESSONS LEARNED FROM LOVE & HIP HOP NEW YORK SEASON 4  This season of Love & Hip Hop New York played out like the title of cast member, Brian “Saigon” Carenard’s sophomore album, The Greatest Story Ever Told 2: Bread & Circuses.  We saw Saigon try to work on his relationship [...]

What Can You Learn From Necole Bitchie About Licensing!?! A Lot!

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Necole Bitchie Interview with the Breakfast Club Power 105.1   Happy New Year! In 2013, I was a little lax about updating the J. Paye in Brief blog due to the deamnds of being a lawyer.  My goal for this year is to be more consistent in bringing you interesting entertainment and celebrity stories with a legal [...]

Watch J. Paye speak on the Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Advance Screening Panel

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As a fellow African and lawyer, I was honored to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela by speaking on a panel at an Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom advance screening, which was held on the night of his passing. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Advance Screening on 12/5/2013

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