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Join us for this year’s Entertainment Symposium, proudly presented by the Committee on Sports and Entertainment Law (CSEL) and the Recording Artists Project (RAP). The Symposium includes a series of panels covering important business/legal issues facing the Film/TV, Fine Arts, and Music Industries, as well as a look into what it takes to make a Career in Entertainment Law! Sponsored by DOS & THANK YOU GOLD SPONSORS: Covington & Burling LLP, Latham & Watkins LLP.

From Silver Screen to Laptop Screen: Television & Film (WCC 1010): 9:15 – 10:30 am
Kenneth Kaufman (Partner, Entertainment and Media, Manatt)
Michael Hill (Associate, Covington & Burling LLP New York)
Rick Offsay (Associate, Entertainment and Media, Latham & Watkins LLP Century City)
Karen Lorenzo (General Counsel, Tribeca Enterprises LLC & Tribeca Film Festival
Moderator: Jerrold G. Neeff (Principal, Bostonian Law Group; Adjunct Professor, BU)

Hot Topics in Arts Law (WCC 1010): 10:35 – 11:45 am
Alexis Sandler (Associate General Counsel, Museum of Modern Art, New York)
Nicholas M. O’Donnell (Partner, Sullivan & Worcester, Boston)
Rachel Harrington (Consultant, Corporate Relations, MFA, Boston)
Michael Salzman (Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, NY)
Moderator: Patricia Dillon (President of Putnam Art Advisors & Consultants)

Lunch (Milstein East A) 11:45 – 12:45 pm

The Future Of the Music Industry: Pressing Topics In A Digital World (WCC 1010): 12:45 – 2:00 pm
Adrian Perry (Special Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP)
Susan Genco (EVP, Business Affairs, Global Music Rights)
Jeff Walker (EVP, Business Legal Affairs, Sony Music Entertainment)
Ethan Schiffres (Partner, Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown)
Carletta Higginson (Manager, Music Partnerships, YouTube at Google)
Moderator: Professor Brian Price

Coffee, Snacks, Refreshments (Pound 102): 2 – 2:15 pm

War Stories: An Entertainment Law Career Panel (Pound 102): 2:15 – 3:30 pm
Jon Kurland (Associate, Sloss Eckhouse LawCo)
Susan Genco (Executive Vice President, Business Affairs, Global Music Rights)
Elizabeth Scott (Founder, nRAPT)
Reginald Williams (Founder, Ambrosia for Heads; formerly BET)
Alexandra Greene (Executive Director, Business & Legal Affairs, Park Literary & Media)
Moderator: Howard Meyers (Executive Vice President, Business Affairs, Focus Features)

Post-Event Drinks – 4:00 pm*
*location TBD


April 14, 2017
9:15 am - 4:00 pm
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Recording Artists Project & Committee on Sports and Entertainment Law


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