Mike Kump Featured in Michigan Law’s “The Quadrangle”

Mike Kump was mentioned in the Fall 2016 Issue of Michigan Law School’s magazine “The Quadrangle,” which features achievements of Michigan Law School grads. Read More

The Cast Of Hamilton Sings A Song Of Six Pence – Forbes

Larry Iser’s article "The Cast Of Hamilton Sings A Song Of Six Pence” was published in Forbes on November 21, 2016. In the article, Larry discusses the Broadway musical cast’s open message to VP-elect Mike Pence in the context of the First Amendment. Read More

Producer Claims Fraud In Connection With Children’s Entertainment Partnership – Forbes

Patti Millet’s article “Producer Claims Fraud In Connection With Children’s Entertainment Partnership” appeared in Forbes on November 9, 2016. Read More

Larry Iser Explains the Legal Barriers Confronting VidAngel

KWIKA Managing Partner Larry Iser recently weighed in on the lawsuit filed by Disney, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. Entertainment against VidAngel, a company offering technology to filter out sex, violence, nudity, etc. from motion pictures and television shows that are streamed by VidAngel to its customers. The studios accuse VidAngel of copyright infringement for not obtaining licenses to stream the content. Read More

Jon Steinsapir Speaks, Writes on Leslie Jones Hack

Jon Steinsapir recently commented on the hack against comedian Leslie Jones in Sandy Cohen’s Associated Press article “Jones website hack reveals stars’ tricky cyber landscape,” which also appeared in Yahoo News, U.S. News & World Report, Chicago Tribune, and others. Read More

Jon Steinsapir Speaks to Los Angeles Times

Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in Ryan Faughnder’s Los Angeles Times article “Gawker.com will shut down next week,” which discusses Univision’s decision to close down the site after being the winning bidder in the bankruptcy auction for Gawker Media. Read More

Larry Iser Speaks on Music Copyright in ABC News, Los Angeles Times, CNNMoney

Larry Iser was quoted in Paul Blake’s ABC News article “Queen May Dislike Trump but Artists Have Limited Say in Who Uses Their Music,” Randy Lewis’s Los Angeles Times articles "Politics and pop music: Will frequent adversaries ever come together" and “Queen doesn’t want the GOP to use ‘We Are the Champions,’ but is the law on their side?” and Aaron Smith's CNNMoney article "George Harrison estate offended that RNC used his music," which discuss the unauthorized use of Queen’s “We Are the Champions” and George Harrison's "Here Comes the Sun" by the GOP and presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Read More

Larry Iser Speaks to BuzzFeed, The Wrap on Kesha Legal Battle

Partner Larry Iser was quoted in Claudia Rosenbaum's BuzzFeed articles "Kesha Drops Sex Assault Case Against Dr. Luke To Focus On Music Fight," “Kesha Faces An Uphill Legal Battle With Dr. Luke, Experts Say” and Matt Donnelly’s The Wrap article “Taylor Swift Is on Kesha’s Side, But Contract Law Is Not” about the ongoing lawsuit between the musician Kesha and Sony over her recording contract with music producer Lukasz Gottwald, a.k.a. Dr. Luke. Read More

Larry Iser Speaks Extensively to Media on Led Zeppelin Copyright Trial

KWIKA Managing Partner Larry Iser was quoted in Los Angeles Times, Reuters, Bloomberg, The Guardian and appeared on CBS Evening News to discuss the ongoing copyright infringement lawsuit filed against the band Led Zeppelin over their iconic song "Stairway to Heaven." Read More

Jon Steinsapir Quoted in Los Angeles Business Journal

Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in Henry Meier’s Los Angeles Business Journal article “Video-Game Firm Has Score to Settle Over Mods.” Read More