The Entertainment Industries, whether involving music,
Issues will arise that will challenge even the most experienced attorney. For example: should a client have independent counsel review a retainer that has the attorney participating in equity or a percentage of revenue? When an attorney is acting as an agent, can or should the attorney speak exclusively to artist management or an agent during the negotiation of a transaction? Can an attorney represent a “band” or artist as a group, or does one represent the individuals (or both)? How does an attorney represent clients that are located in several international jurisdictions? What about non-traditional attorney roles of finding funding for projects or finding creative partners or co-writers for clients? How does or can an attorney work with entities or individuals that may have left a project? How does or can an attorney work with former clients that have left the firm, then return for counsel or advice on a new or prior matter? Mr. Bienstock provides a concise review of
I learned a lot of new ways to look at situations.
Thorough, informative, helpful.
I enjoyed the presentation
Practical and useful, especially for new lawyers and one of the better ethics courses out there, most of which are not helpful or are irrelevant.
Good information for someone relatively new in the field.
He was EXCELLENT.
Received what I believe to be some good guidelines. . . .
Mr. Bienstock was clear, concise and well-spoken; he had a clear understanding of the course material and expressed it in a way that was easy for the audience to grasp and absorb. His examples illustrating the Model Rules were interesting and on point. Very entertaining as well as educational.
Excellent speaker and a lot of practical tips to avoid ethical problems.
Great presentation of many practical issues in the area.
I had the pleasure of working with Ron Bienstock for several years, and it was a pleasure to be taught by him again! I would highly recommend this course.
Outstanding content and presentation.
Very well done. I'll look for more programs from this presenter.
This was truly one of the best CLE video courses I've ever watched.
Excellent course and speaker
Smartly articulated subject matter