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Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert Elevates Katherine Kleindienst, Joshua Rosenberg and Nicholas Soltman to Partnership

Santa Monica, CA – January 3, 2019 – Entertainment, intellectual property and business litigation boutique law firm Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP (KWIKA) announces that Katherine (“Kat”) Kleindienst, Joshua Rosenberg and Nicholas Soltman have become Partners of the Firm.  Read More

Controversial ‘Blurred Lines’ Suit Ends In $5 Million Verdict – Forbes

Josh Rosenberg’s article "Controversial ‘Blurred Lines’ Suit Ends In $5 Million Verdict” appeared in Forbes on December 14, 2018. Read More

Shawn Holley Profiled in Glamour Magazine

Shawn Holley was recently profiled in Mattie Kahn’s Glamour article “Shawn Holley Will Free You Now” for her work with client Kim Kardashian West in freeing Alice Marie Johnson, a woman sentenced to serve life in prison for nonviolent drug charges. Read More

Shawn Holley Named a ‘Hollywood Troubleshooter’ by The Hollywood Reporter

Shawn Holley has been selected for inclusion in The Hollywood Reporter’s Top 20 “Hollywood Troubleshooters” list. Read More

Jon Steinsapir Comments on LL Cool J Lawsuit in Bloomberg Law

Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in Kyle Jahner’s Bloomberg Law article "LL Cool J May Luck Into ‘Rock the Bells’ Rights for Sirius Channel,” which analyzes the hip hop artist’s trademark lawsuit over the name of now-defunct music festival Rock the Bells. Read More

KWIKA Listed in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Law Firms Rankings

Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP has been selected for inclusion by U.S. News – Best Lawyers in the 2019 list of “Best Law Firms.” Read More

Zachary Elsea Comments to USA Today on Pharrell Cease and Desist

Zachary Elsea recently spoke with USA Today about musician Pharrell Williams' threat to sue President Donald Trump for using Williams' song "Happy" at an event on Saturday, October 27th. Read More

Hollywood Reporter Covers Denied Motion to Dismiss Player Lawsuit

The Hollywood Reporter recently covered a judge's order denying the motion to dismiss a trademark lawsuit between the founding members of Player, known for their hit "Baby Come Back." Read More

Howard Weitzman and Larry Iser Named to Billboard’s 2018 “Top Music Lawyers”

The firm is pleased to announce that Howard Weitzman and Larry Iser have both been selected for inclusion in Billboard’s prestigious “Top Music Lawyers” list for 2018. Each year, the list profiles a limited number of top music attorneys whose work in licensing, lobbying and litigating have a major impact on the industry. To view the full list, click here.... Read More

Michael Kump Named Top Litigator by Los Angeles Business Journal

KWIKA partner Michael Kump has been named a "Top Litigator" in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Business Journal (LABJ). Michael has been recognized for his work "at the forefront of several high profile entertainment and intellectual property matters that have and will continue to impact Hollywood." Read More