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  1. Power Lawyers Returns: Nominations Now Accepted for Top Entertainment Attorneys List

    8:00 am PST 02/18/2014
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    The annual special issue of the magazine publishes April 30. READ MORE

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  2. Power Lawyers Breakfast: Warner Bros.' John Rogovin Honored With Raising the Bar Award

    7:29 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    Barry Meyer Chairman & CEO, Warner Bros. presents this year’s Raising the Bar Award to EVP & General Counsel, Warner Bros. John Rogovin. READ MORE

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  3. Power Lawyers: Top Entertainment Attorneys Mingle at THR Breakfast

    6:49 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    Warner Bros.' Barry M. Meyer and Kevin Tsujihara at the event. READ MORE

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  4. Power Lawyers: How a Warner Bros. Attorney Fought to Save 'Man of Steel'

    6:11 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    THR's Raising the Bar honoree John Rogovin faced down a serious threat to the studio's "Superman" rights in time for the June reboot. READ MORE

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  5. Power Lawyers: 5 Music Attorneys to Know

    6:09 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    Top stars (or their estates) now require added expertise as Cirque du Soleil shows and "American Idol" deals replace record sales. READ MORE

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  6. Power Lawyers: How 'Star Wars' Nerds Sold Lucasfilm to Disney

    6:08 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    With $4 billion in the balance, Skadden Arps' Brian McCarthy sorted through decades of complex rights deals. READ MORE

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  7. Power Lawyers: How Aereo's Attorneys Beat Hollywood (For Now)

    6:06 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    The Barry Diller-backed digital disruptor drew instant lawsuits from all four TV networks until two litigators figured out a way to fight back. READ MORE

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  8. Universal's Adam Fogelson on Legendary Rumors, 'Fifty Shades' and Movie Woes

    5:35 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    The Universal chairman at The Hollywood Reporter's Power Lawyers breakfast: “If you’re making something nobody wants to see, no matter how you flog it, nobody will want to see it." READ MORE

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  9. Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys

    10:03 am PDT 05/22/2013
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    From Ben Affleck's dealmaker to Keith Olbermann's (Republican) pit bull, The Hollywood Reporter's definitive list of the best in the business. READ MORE

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  10. Three Entertainment Law Veterans Launch New Hollywood Firm

    6:50 am PDT 03/15/2013
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    Charles Harder, Douglas Mirell and Jeffrey Abrams will base their new company in Century City. READ MORE

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  11. Power Lawyers Returns! Nominations Now Accepted for Top Entertainment Attorneys

    2:02 pm PST 03/08/2013
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    The Hollywood Reporter's seventh annual list of the best showbiz lawyers publishes in May 2013. READ MORE

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  12. America's Top 10 Entertainment Law Schools

    3:02 pm PDT 07/20/2012
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    THR evaluated course offerings, practical training and the esteemed alumni of the nation's more than 200 law schools to create this first-ever list. READ MORE

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  13. Viacom Top Lawyer Michael Fricklas on Piracy, YouTube and His Toughest Decisions (Q&A)

    6:23 pm PDT 07/19/2012
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    The recipient of THR's Raising the Bar award talks about the big decision in the YouTube case, his “friend” running Google’s legal department and what Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert have in common with one “Jack Ass.” READ MORE

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  14. Netflix's Ted Sarandos to Cable Companies: Don't Try to 'Block Us' (Video)

    8:53 pm PDT 07/18/2012
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    Speaking at The Hollywood Reporter's sixth annual Power Lawyers event, the company's chief content officer argued that streaming actually helps increase TV viewership. READ MORE

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  15. THR's Power Lawyers 2012 Breakfast: Tom Cruise and Charlie Sheen's Attorneys Mingle at 6th Annual Event

    8:37 pm PDT 07/18/2012
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    America's top entertainment attorneys gathered Wednesday morning at the Peninsula in Beverly Hills, where Netflix's Ted Sarandos was the focus of a keynote Q&A. READ MORE

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