• 05.17.17

    Hong Kong Company Acquires Stan Lee’s Pow Entertainment

    The Los Angeles Business Journal quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, in an article about Stan Lee’s sale of Pow Entertainment to Camsing International Holding Ltd. Camsing, located in Hong Kong, purchased Pow’s library of ...

  • 05.16.17

    China-Hollywood Relationship to Continue Despite Concerns

    The Recorder quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, in an article about the uncertainty surrounding Hollywood’s relationship with Chinese investors.“China is significantly different than those other groups that came in and ...

  • 04.28.17

    China’s Hollywood Investment Slowdown Not Cause for Concern

    CGTN interviewed Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article about China’s slowing investment in Hollywood.Some cite recent restrictions by Beijing on capital outflow impacting big foreign investments, and others say the ...

  • 04.26.17

    Phillips, Conner, Gatti Recognized as Hollywood “Power Lawyers”

    The Hollywood Reporter has selected Manatt senior partner L. Lee Phillips and partners Lindsay Conner and John Gatti to its 2017 “Power Lawyers” feature. The prestigious annual list highlights the top 100 lawyers from across the country who are behind the deals and trials shaping ...

  • 04.26.17

    CAA Partners With Chinese Investor

    The Hollywood Reporter interviewed Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article about CAA’s partnership with leading Chinese equity firm CMC Capital Partners to form CAA China."This [deal] gives CAA a partner that can help ...

  • 04.25.17

    Netflix Finally Taps Into Chinese Market

    The Los Angeles Times quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, in an article about Netflix’s doorway into the Chinese entertainment market.The company has made a deal to license its original shows to online video platform IQiyi, ...

  • 04.24.17

    Cooke, Hallem, Wilson Among L.A.’s Top Women Lawyers

    The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Manatt partners Michelle Cooke, Timi Hallem and Donna Wilson as three of the most influential women lawyers in Los Angeles. The publication’s inaugural list highlights 50 of the most impactful women lawyers in Los Angeles, a region that is a ...

  • 04.14.17

    The Essential Tools for eSports Law

    The Daily Journal quoted Manatt’s Ned Sherman, counsel and director of Manatt Digital, in an article about opportunities for legal services in the eSports industry.Sherman told the Daily Journal that eSports has been a focus area for Manatt for a little over a year now. Traditional ...

  • 04.12.17

    UMG Secures Full Victory in Copyright Suit

    Law360 covered Manatt’s win for UMG Recordings in a royalties battle over a Justin Timberlake song. Robert Jacobs, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice, represented UMG in the copyright suit.Three members of the band Sly, Slick & Wicked had ...

  • 04.06.17

    Cooke Ranked in Chambers Global for IP Law

    Chambers Global has included Manatt's Michelle Cooke, co-chair of the firm's intellectual property practice, among the top intellectual property attorneys for 2017.This is Cooke’s second year to be ranked in Band 3 for Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets ...