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June 9, 2020

Four from KWIKA named Super Lawyer “Rising Stars” and make “Up-and-Coming″ lists for 2020

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KWIKA is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys were named Southern California “Rising Stars” for 2020 by Super Lawyers magazine and were named on the “Top 100” list....

May 8, 2020

KWIKA Prevails as Appeals Court Hands Michael Jackson Estate Huge Win

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The Estate of Michael Jackson, represented by KWIKA’s Howard Weitzman, Jonathan Steinsapir and Zachary Elsea scored a total victory in Quincy Jones v. MJJ Productions, Inc. when an appeals court reversed a $9.4 million 2017 verdict regarding royalties from Michael...

April 29, 2020

Seiden v. Bernstein Named one of “California’s Top 100 Verdicts in 2019”

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Dale Kinsella and Amber Melius' victory in Seiden v. Bernstein was named one of California's top verdicts of 2019 by Top Verdict magazine....

April 23, 2020

Prestigious Chambers USA 2020 Guide Recognizes KWIKA and Attorneys Kinsella, Weitzman, Iser, and Kump

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Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump LLP and four of its founding partners—Dale Kinsella, Howard Weitzman, Larry Iser and Michael Kump—have been recognized by the prestigious ranking organization, Chambers, as among the top law firms and legal practitioners in the country in...

April 21, 2020

Shawn Holley and Suann MacIsaac Named to Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Top Women Attorneys”

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The firm is pleased to announce that Shawn Holley and Suann MacIsaac have been selected for inclusion in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of the “Top Women Attorneys” for 2020....

April 15, 2020

AMC’s Motion for Summary Judgment Denied – “The Walking Dead” Trial to Start in November 2020

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In the latest development in the profit participation battle between plaintiffs Frank Darabont & CAA and defendant AMC, Judge Joel M. Cohen denied AMC’s motion for summary judgment, AMC’s last attempt to dismiss this matter ......

April 7, 2020

Jon Steinsapir Quoted in Playboy on Right of Publicity

Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in James Trew’s Playboy article “A Sex Doll Stole My Identity.”...

March 30, 2020

Dale Kinsella, Howard Weitzman and Michael Kump Included in The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers” Issue

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The firm is pleased to announce that Dale Kinsella and Michael Kump have once again been named as Top 100 “Power Lawyers” by The Hollywood Reporter, and Howard Weitzman has been named to the “Legal Legends” ......

March 10, 2020

Jon Steinsapir Comments on Quibi Patent Infringement Allegations

Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in Wendy Lee’s Los Angeles Times article “Quibi denies stealing mobile technology as streaming debut looms.” The article details the accusations leveled at Quibi by the New York-based company, Eko. Jon comments ......

February 29, 2020

KWIKA files countersuit over Lizzo’s “Truth Hurts”

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KWIKA attorneys Larry Iser, Shawn Holley, and Allen Secretov have filed a countersuit on behalf of Justin Raisen, Jeremiah Raisen, and Justin “Yves” Rothman over Lizzo’s breakout song “Truth Hurts.”...

February 8, 2020

Chad Fitzgerald a Panelist for AAA Entertainment Dispute Resolution Program – Hot Topics in Profit Participations

Chad Fitzgerald will be a panelist during the American Arbitration Association’s conference on May 8, 2020. The conference will be held at the Pepperdine Westside Conference Center in Los Angeles, CA. Chad will participate in ......

January 28, 2020

Amber Melius Named One Of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2020 “Top Minority Attorneys”

Amber Melius has been named a “Top Minority Attorney” by the Los Angeles Business Journal for 2020. The LABJ notes her work, alongside Mike Kump, representing Sandra Bullock in a major lawsuit against obscure internet companies using fake ......