News

MS&K's Eric Schwartz Elected to President of Copyright Society of The USA

Eric J. Schwartz, partner in the Washington, D.C. office, has been elected as the new president of The Copyright Society of The USA (CSUSA) for the term of 2014-2016. The election by the members of the Society was officially held on June 8th at the 2014 CSUSA Annual Meeting, which also coincides with the 60th anniversary of the organization.

MS&K Launches Its New Trusts & Estates Blog

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp has launched a Trusts & Estates blog to spotlight important issues and legal developments in the areas of trust and estate. Written by the firm’s trusts and estates planning attorneys, the blog’s theme is based on a 1789 letter written by Benjamin Franklin that stated “Nothing is said to be certain except death and taxes.” Click here to read the blog.

Chambers USA 2014 Recognizes 9 Attorneys and 3 Practice Groups from MS&K Among Nation’s Best

MS&K, one of the premier entertainment and business law firms in the U.S., today announced that 9 partners from the firm’s Los Angeles, New York and Washington, D.C. offices have been recognized among the top attorneys in the U.S. in the Chambers USA 2014 guide.

Events

MS&K's Fashion Institute on Social Media & Privacy

On Friday, June 13th, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m., MS&K's Fashion Industry Practice hosted an in-depth roundtable discussion on "Social Media & Privacy: Building You Online Presence and Protecting Your Digital Assets." Special Guest Speakers include: Kelly Coffey (PR/Marketing Manager, Michael Starrs, Inc.), Jared Ellis (Sr. Director of Retail & e-Commerce, Michael Starrs, Inc.), and Jessica Hubley (General Counsel, Poptag, Inc.).

The Legal 500 United States 2014 Recommends MS&K Practice Groups and Individual Lawyers


The Legal 500 United States 2014 rankings, published this month, has recognized Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp in 3 practice areas, and singled out recommendations for 6 of its lawyers.