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Centris President Speaks at Advertising Law Conference

Centris President Steve Ennen is speaking at the 2014 ANA Conference tomorrow. Along with Gordon Smith, the two will present “ADVERTISING ALCHEMY”, a glimpse into how advertisers and their ad agencies seek to derive commercial gain by creating intellectual property.  7 more words

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And it begins....

I love what I do. I have the luxury of helping artists perform their art. I help production companies and record labels use their considerable clout to bring talent to the world. 241 more words

Entertainment Law

The Los Angeles Entertainment Law Immersion Program

The Los Angeles Entertainment Law Immersion Program is an intensive ten-week course that teaches transactional entertainment law in the areas of film, music and television. There is one intro class, then 10 weekly core classes, each 2.5 hours long, held in Beverly Hills. 36 more words


Trouble in Pandora Paradise

Major record labels have initiated a suit in New York court against against mega music streaming service Pandora. The complaint alleges that Pandora is exploiting pre-1972 sound recordings.  75 more words


I recently received a phone call from a new client.  He had just finished a new screenplay and was worried that someone would release a movie with the same title before he did.  595 more words


How to Host an Intellectual Property Celebration!

Don’t you just love it when a plan comes together? Next week is packed full of intellectual property milestones, including a U.S. Supreme Court argument, World IP Day and a milestone for me! 582 more words

Entertainment Law

The Beauty and the Beast of Copyright Law

If you have taken time to read my ABOUT section, then you know one of my favorite hobbies is watching Saturday Night Live. Some casts are better than others, some skits are more memorable than others and some characters are funnier than others. 724 more words

Entertainment Law