Mark Passin Named to Annual "Power Lawyer" List

LOS ANGELES (July 16, 2010) - Mark Passin, a partner in the Entertainment and Media Litigation Group, has been named to the Hollywood Reporter's "Power Lawyer" list.  Mr. Passin will be included in the 4th Annual Power Lawyers Edition of the publication, which will be published on July 16, 2010.  The list profiles 100 of the most influential entertainment attorneys in America.   

Mr. Passin focuses his practice on the talent side of the music industry, with a concentration on high-profile contract disputes between major recording artists and record companies, record industry royalty audits, disputes between artists and mangers under the Talent Agencies Act, and copyright and trademark infringement.  He also concentrates on motion picture financing litigation, and advertising industry cases.His clients include recording artists, musicians, songwriters, actors, motion picture producers, personal and business managers, independent record and music publishing companies, advertising agencies, and concert tour merchandising companies.

Being named to the list or receiving the award is not intended and should not be viewed as comparative to other lawyers or to create an expectation about results that might be achieved in a future matter.