Lucy Plovnick's article, "Aereo, FilmOn X Cause Reexamination of Copyright License Issues," was published in Radio+Television Business Report
on October 6, 2015.
Fuji Whittenburg’s article, "U.S. Visa Rules Debunked: How International Stars and Entertainment Professionals Get to Work in the U.S.," was published in The Wrap
on October 2, 2015.
David Wheeler Newman's article, "Charitable Gifts of Real Property," was published in Real Property
on September 29, 2015.
Russell Frackman will be speaking on the “Entertainment Litigation Lines: Drawn, Crossed, and Blurred” panel at the 2015 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business event at USC on October 17, 2015. Mr. Frackman and the other panelists will discuss recent cases involving copyright infringement and fair use, along with streaming rights and royalties, right of publicity, and film financing.
MSK's Fashion Practice Group is excited to be hosting a Hot Topics event in New York on October 22nd at the 3 West Club. The event is the first in what will become an annual session of informative discussions with fashion industry icons. This year’s event honors Iris Apfel in conversation with Harold Koda.
The 2015 edition of The Legal 500 United States recognized Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp (MSK) as a leading law firm in two practice areas, including Finance: Not-for-profit and “Intellectual property: Copyright. The Legal 500 also recognized seven MSK attorneys as "leading lawyers" in their respective practice areas, two of which were named “Elite Leading Lawyers.”