• 01.17.17

    How Music Streaming Generates Revenue

    The Financial Times interviewed Manatt’s Jordan Bromley, a partner in the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article about the impact of streaming on the music industry. Although streaming has opened doors for some artists, the publication reported, making money from it ...

  • 01.13.17

    Cuomo Promotes Balanced Policy in NY State

    Politico interviewed Manatt’s Bruce Gyory, a senior advisor with the firm’s government and regulatory practice, for an article about the public bickering among New York legislators. The publication reports that while Cuomo is happy to trade punches when he knows he has the upper ...

  • 01.13.17

    Hollywood’s Partnership With China Continues Despite Tension

    The Hollywood Reporter quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article about new Chinese regulations for investors who are looking overseas. According to a leaked draft of the new rules, Chinese officials said they would ...

  • 01.13.17

    EPA Nanoscale Reporting Rule Causes Controversy

    Environmental Leader quoted Manatt’s James Votaw, a partner in the firm’s environment practice, for an article about the first-ever federal nanoscale chemical rule. The rule, which was finalized on January 11, will require manufacturers and companies that import or process ...

  • 01.10.17

    Following Mistrial, U.S. Attorney Will Retry Ex-L.A. Sheriff

    The Los Angeles Times quoted Manatt’s Ken Julian, a partner in the firm’s litigation practice, for an article about a retrial of former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca for allegedly obstructing an FBI investigation into the county’s jails. In a recent mistrial, all but one ...

  • 01.10.17

    Ad Agencies May Look to Acquire Publishers in 2017

    Advertising Age quoted Manatt’s Jesse Brody, a partner in the firm’s advertising, marketing and media practice, for an article about a possible new trend of agencies buying publishers following VaynerMedia’s acquisition of PureWow. Brody told Advertising Age that the ...

  • 01.06.17

    Trump to Select Four Ninth Circuit Judges

    The Recorder interviewed Manatt’s Ben Shatz, co-chair of the firm’s appellate practice, for an article about the four vacancies in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit that will greet President-elect Trump when he takes office. Shatz told the publication that he ...

  • 01.06.17

    Manatt Included in Orchard’s Guide to Marketplace Lending

    Orchard, a leading provider of technology and data to the online lending industry, has included Manatt in the latest version of its Lendscape graphic, which now includes law firms. Updated periodically, Orchard’s Lendscape aims to reflect the most current shape of the online lending ...

  • 01.05.17

    The Defend Trade Secrets Act: An Overview

    Corporate Disputes Magazine interviewed Manatt’s Michelle Cooke, co-chair of the firm’s intellectual property practice, and Rebecca Torrey, a partner in the firm’s employment and labor practice, for a roundtable discussion of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), which was ...

  • 01.04.17

    UMG Defeats Allegations of Misappropriation of Blues Song

    Law360 covered UMG Recordings Inc.’s victory against an alleged misappropriation of a blues musician’s song. UMG was represented by Manatt’s Robert Jacobs, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice and Maura Gierl, an associate in the ...