• 09.18.18

    Elon Musk Sued Over ‘Pedophile’ Comments

    Manatt’s Robert Jacobs, a co-chair in the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice, was interviewed by the Daily Journal for an article on Vernon Unsworth’s move to sue Elon Musk.

  • 09.13.18

    Gersh Signs Social Media Star Blake Webber

    Deadline reported that Manatt’s Naader Banki, an associate in the firm’s media, technology and advertising practice, represented Blake Webber in contract negotiations with talent and literary agency Gersh.

  • 09.06.18

    WarnerMedia to Implement Inclusion Rider Policy

    Manatt’s Robert Jacobs, a partner in the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice, was interviewed by the Daily Journal for an article on WarnerMedia’s new policy.

  • 08.27.18

    TCPA and Ringless Voicemails Podcast

    Manatt’s Christine Reilly, chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, was part of a “Ramble” podcast with TCPAland, and discussed her practice, ringless voicemails and more.

  • 08.17.18

    How Streaming Services Pay Songwriters

    The Wall Street Journal cited research by Manatt’s Jordan Bromley, a partner in the firm’s music practice, in an article highlighting the challenges that songwriters are facing in the music industry.

  • 08.15.18

    64 Manatt Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers in America List

    Sixty-four Manatt partners have been named to Best Lawyers’ 2019 list of the Best Lawyers in America. This annual recognition of prominent lawyers is determined by an in-depth, national peer-review survey.

  • 08.10.18

    Furthering the Conversation About Mental Health

    Manatt’s Michael Rexford, a partner in the firm’s entertainment and media practice, was interviewed by the Daily Journal for an article on suicide and mental health awareness. Music partner Jeff Biederman was also mentioned.

  • 07.31.18

    Manatt Bolsters Employment and Labor Practice With Addition of Brian Turoff

    Manatt, Phelps & Phillips announced today that Brian Turoff has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner and the head of the New York employment and labor practice.

  • 07.22.18

    China’s ‘Asura’ Tried and Failed

    Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, was interviewed by the Los Angeles Times for an article on “Asura,” the most expensive film China’s film industry has produced.

  • 07.10.18

    Downtown Music Publishing Acquires Booker T. Jones Catalog

    Manatt's Jeff Biederman, co-chair of the firm's music practice, and Michael Rexford, a partner in the firm's entertainment and media practice, represented Downtown Music Publishing in its newly announced partnership with Booker T. Jones.