Bennett off to N.Y. for SAG


Jeffrey Bennett has been named deputy general counsel for SAG, based in the guild's New York office. He now serves as counsel at SAG's national headquarters in Los Angeles. In his new position, effective May 1, Bennett will report to SAG general counsel Duncan Crabtree-Ireland, manage the operations of the guild's New York-based legal staff and oversee all legal affairs and strategy in the eastern U.S. Before joining SAG in 2000, Bennett worked in business affairs at WMA and in entertainment law as a partner at Bennett, Callie and Helmer.