November 21, 2013

Jenner & Block Partners Andrew H. Bart and Richard L. Stone have been honored by Law360 as two of six nationwide MVPs – “Most Valuable Players” – in Media and Entertainment.  Attorneys across 26 practice areas were selected by Law360’s judges as 2013 MVPs for their “exemplary work” on critical litigation and deals.

These accolades recognize Andrew’s and Rick’s tremendous successes over the last year.  In its profile of Andy, Law360 celebrates his “year of huge wins,” among them, scoring several crucial victories for Universal Music Group on sound recording rights under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and royalty rights for digital downloads.  In its profile of Rick, Law360 lauds his victories for Fox over FilmOn X LLC, blocking the online streaming service from retransmitting Fox’s programs over the Internet.

About Jenner & Block’s Content Media and Entertainment practice

Our practice, which has a particular focus on copyright and trademark matters, handles matters that will significantly impact the future of the content, media and entertainment industry.  We are given the responsibility for litigating these headline-grabbing matters because our media and entertainment attorneys are widely recognized as leaders in the field.  Our team unites a set of highly skilled and nationally known attorneys who use their legal experience and business savvy to help content providers succeed.  We represent our clients at both the trial court and appellate level and stand out from the crowd with a proven track record of success and experience in handling groundbreaking matters that will influence the future of entertainment and media law for years to come.