Join Joel Schoenfeld, who has 30 years of experience as a music attorney in-house at record companies, representing recording artists as a private attorney, and teaching music law as an adjunct at a private law school, as he presents the basic issues and forms that are currently in use today in recording contracts throughout the United States and how to navigate negotiating them.
Key issues in record contracts will be discussed including terms, creative controls, royalty rates, and more. Different types of deals will also be discussed, with particular attention paid to 360 Deals.
Joel Schoenfeld, partner at Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP, specializes in licensing and protecting digital rights globally, negotiating and drafting various music industry label, artist, publishing and songwriter contracts, international intellectual property, and mergers & acquisitions.
Before joining MSK, Joel spent several years operating businesses in the music industry, making him a valuable asset to his clients because of his appreciation for the challenges they face in running their businesses every day.
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the anecdotal discussion was the best part
Good for beginners
A terrific overview of the current state of play today.
Question and answer and the practical advice at the end were the most interesting; the speaker is very knowledgeable
Excellent presentation! Clear and concise.
Great knowledge and experience and good presentation
Lots of great introduction information on this topic.
Good real world examples of contract provisions and which might be favored by certain artists.
Terrific presenter! Focus never slowed and always top practice mentoring.
I found this course very interesting and informative.
This was very beneficial to me. I have a grandson that is an aspiring artist that I can help with this advise. Can’t wait to watch more on this subject.
Very good intro course
Very interesting content.
Great substantive info
Great presenter with great knowledge of the music industry and how to best represent a recording and performing musical artist.
Most informative I have watched. An industry I am extremely interested in so it kept my attention.
Instructor was well prepared and interesting
Of the 8 or so courses I've completed thus far, I really enjoyed this one the most. The instructor was a little off topic and shifting around a bit, but he was nonetheless on point with the lecture.
Very good intro course