HW’S STEVEN WEINBERG FEATURED AS SPEAKER

September 29th, 2015|News, Press|0 Comments

Partner Steven Weinberg on September 21 was a featured speaker in a nationally webcast webinar entitled “Social Media and Marketing” sponsored by The Knowledge Group. Steven covered both business and legal issues and strategies relating to the use of social media as a marketing strategy, including new applications of Snapchat [...]

ANOTHER KNOCK OUT FOR HW CLIENT GEORGE FOREMAN

September 29th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Forbes Magazine just gave George Foreman’s new venture “George Foreman’s Butcher Shop” – an online store for steaks, chops, sides and other great food – a terrific review.http://www.forbes.com/sites/larryolmsted/2015/09/22/from-boxer-to-butcher-world-heavyweight-champ-takes-shot-at-mail-order-meat/. While working with Mr. Foreman in putting the deal together we tried many of the offerings featured on the site and loved [...]

IMPORTANT NEW COPYRIGHT DECISION: Actors do not have independent copyright in their performances.

March 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Under the Copyright law, it has always been accepted and understood that the work product of actors in films and television do not have a copyright in their performances. That changed in a highly unusual case in 2014 when the federal appeals court in California (the 9th Circuit) held that [...]