• 06.04.18

    Trends Are Emerging in the AR/VR Startup Industry

    Manatt’s Scott Schwartz, a partner in the firm’s corporate and finance practice, was interviewed by Bloomberg Radio to discuss augmented reality and virtual reality startups.

  • 05.30.18

    Eleven Practices Receive National Recognition by Legal 500

    Manatt has received 11 national practice area rankings in the newly released 2018 edition of The Legal 500 United States, published on May 30, 2018.

  • 05.15.18

    SCOTUS Decision Paves Way for Regulated Sports Betting

    Manatt’s Robert Jacobs, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice, was interviewed by the Daily Journal for an article on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision that cleared a path for states to introduce regulated sports betting.

  • 05.03.18

    Manatt Practices Rank in 2018 Chambers USA Guide

    Chambers USA announced that it has ranked nine Manatt practices and 23 lawyers in its 2018 list of leading lawyers for business in the United States. In addition to the rankings, Manatt is a recognized practitioner in four areas, including Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance ...

  • 04.17.18

    Variety Profiles Two Manatt Teams in 2018 Legal Impact Report

    In its 2018 “Legal Impact Report,” Variety included two teams of Manatt partners—music group co-chairs Gary Gilbert and Jeff Biederman and deal team Lindsay Conner and Sophia Yen—among its list of key lawyers who are playing a critical role in the legal matters that are ...

  • 04.04.18

    Hollywood Reporter Names Phillips, Conner, Gatti 2018 ‘Power Lawyers’

    Manatt senior partner L. Lee Phillips and partners Lindsay Conner and John Gatti were named 2018 “Power Lawyers” by The Hollywood Reporter. This prestigious annual list recognizes Hollywood’s top 100 lawyers who are behind the deals and trials shaping the industry. Now in its ...

  • 04.03.18

    Amid Streaming Profit Uncertainty, Spotify Announces IPO

    Manatt’s Jordan Bromley, a partner in the firm’s music practice, was quoted by CNET for an article on Spotify’s upcoming initial public offering.While Spotify competes for paying subscribers with other similar streaming services, it was the first—and the biggest—to ...

  • 03.31.18

    How Streams Become Dollars for Musicians on Spotify

    The New York Times cited data provided by Manatt’s Jordan Bromley, a partner in the firm’s music practice, and associate Nicole Sollberger for an article on Spotify’s upcoming initial public offering.Bromley and Sollberger provided information for an infographic that depicts how ...

  • 03.30.18

    Hollywood-China Partnership Can Continue Despite Political Turmoil

    Variety quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article on how President Trump’s looming trade war with China could impact Hollywood.U.S. trade representatives, as noted by the publication, have been trying to negotiate a new ...

  • 03.29.18

    Star of ‘Super Size Me’ Faces Contract Breach Lawsuit

    Manatt’s Robert Jacobs, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment, sports and media litigation practice, was quoted by the Daily Journal for an article on a recent lawsuit involving “Super Size Me” star Morgan Spurlock.The publication noted that Spurlock confessed to sexual ...