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September 9, 2022

Jonathan Steinsapir Speaks to Newsy About Popular Works Entering the Public Domain

In a recent appearance on the Newsy network, Jonathan Steinsapir discusses what happens to popular stories and characters once they enter the public domain, which occurs 95 years after the original publication of a piece ......

August 22, 2022

KWIKH Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit for UFC

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On August 18, KWIKH attorneys Michael Kump and Nicholas Soltman filed a copyright infringement action on behalf of UFC in federal court in Los Angeles....

August 17, 2022

Jonathan Steinsapir Speaks to Wealth Management about Tupac Estate Battle

Jonathan Steinsapir was featured in the Wealth Management article “All Eyez on Tupac Shakur’s Estate,” which details an ongoing battle over the ownership of the cover art for Shakur’s last album, The Don Killuminati: The ......

August 16, 2022

Gregory Korn Featured in The Hollywood Reporter Article on Hollywood Story Theft Claims

In a recent article for The Hollywood Reporter, Gregory Korn provides insight on the frequent occurrence of story theft claims in Hollywood. The article notes that story ideas are generally not protected unless there is ......

August 8, 2022

Nick Soltman Speaks With TheWrap in an Exclusive on ‘Tomb Raider’ Movie Rights

Nick Soltman was featured in TheWrap’s article “How the ‘Tomb Raider’ Movie Rights Slipped Away From MGM,” which examines how MGM lost the rights to the iconic video game franchise at the same time as ......

June 10, 2022

Kate Mangels Speaks to E! News on Appeal Chances for Todd and Julie Chrisley After Tax Evasion, Bank Fraud Verdict

In a recent E! News article, Kate Mangels shared her perspective on what we can likely expect for reality television stars Todd and Julie Chrisley after an Atlanta federal jury found them guilty of tax ......

March 28, 2022

Larry Iser and Jonathan Steinsapir Named to Billboard’s 2022 “Top Music Lawyers”

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The firm is pleased to announce that Larry Iser and Jon Steinsapir have both been selected for inclusion in Billboard’s prestigious “Top Music Lawyers” list for 2022. Each year, the list profiles a limited number ......

March 8, 2022

Jonthan Steinsapir Quoted in Los Angeles Times on Feud Between Morris Day and Prince Estate Over Band Name Rights

Jonathan Steinsapir was quoted in a recent Los Angeles Times article on singer Morris Day’s frustration with Prince’s estate after the estate blocked him from using the band name “Morris Day and the Time” due ......

March 2, 2022

KWIKH Files Suit On Behalf of Timothy Hutton Over “Leverage” Breach of Contract

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KWIKH attorneys Dale Kinsella and Nick Soltman have filed a breach of contract lawsuit against Electric Entertainment Inc. on behalf of client Timothy Hutton. Hutton seeks $3.1 million after Electric Entertainment canceled Hutton’s upcoming role ......

December 21, 2021

Kate Mangels Shares Insight About Crime Documentary Portrayals of Law and Legal Systems for The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal

Kate Mangles spoke with the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal about crime documentaries and their common portrayals of law and the legal system. ...

November 30, 2021

KWIKH Files Suit on Behalf of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Screenwriter

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KWIKH attorneys Dale Kinsella and Nick Soltman have filed a lawsuit on behalf of Oscar-nominated screenwriter and producer Anthony McCarten over the smash hit "Bohemian Rhapsody."...

October 7, 2021

Gregory Korn Speaks to Artnet News About ‘The Bad Art Friend’ Case

Gregory Korn was recently asked by Artnet News to share insight on a legal dispute that has gone viral after receiving coverage in New York Times Magazine....