Sports Lawyers Association (SLA) Outreach Event: Bi-Coastal Discussion on Sponsorships in 2013 and Beyond

On April 9, 2013 in New York and April 29, 2013 in Silicon Valley, Sheppard Mullin will present a timely bi-coastal discussion on Sports Sponsorships as part the Sheppard Mullin Sports Law Speaker Series in conjunction with the Sports Lawyers Association. Sheppard Mullin partner Benjamin Mulcahy, and Special Counsel Ryan Hilbert will be speaking at the New York Event, along with Jeffrey B. Gewirtz, Executive VP of Business Affairs, Chief Legal Officer, Brooklyn Nets; J. Carlos Kuri, VP & General Counsel, Red Bull New York, Inc.; and Andrew B. Latack, Business & Legal Affairs, CAA Sports. The Palo Alto panel will include Hilbert along with Billy J. Kuenzinger, President and General Counsel, BDA Sports Management; Eric Mastalir, VP of Corporate Partnerships, Sharks Sports & Entertainment; Daniel A. Rascher, Ph.D., AVA, President, Sports Economics, LLC & Partner, OSKR, LLC; and Chris McCleary, Associate General Counsel, Global Brand & Client Management, Visa, Inc.

The East Coast event will also be followed by a game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers at the new Barclays Center.

For more information and to register for this event click here.

Social Media: How to Minimize Legal Risks and Maximize Commercial Success

On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at Sheppard Mullin’s Century City offices, Sheppard Mullin will be co-sponsoring an event with the British American Business Council on the power of social media and how to minimize the legal risks while increasing business opportunities.

Sheppard Mullin partners Benjamin Mulcahy, Craig Cardon, Samantha Hardy and special counsel Michelle Sherman will be speaking at this event.

For more information and to register for this event click here.

33rd Annual PMA Marketing Law Conference

On November 15 – 16, 2011, at the Chicago Downtown Marriott, Sheppard Mullin will sponsor the 33rd Annual PMA Marketing Law Conference: Leveraging the Past…Forging the Future.

Partner Benjamin Mulcahy will speak on a panel entitled “Slam Dunk or Blocked Shot,” covering sports marketing negotiating with leagues and players.

Please click here for more information.

11th Annual International Film & TV Finance Summit

On September 22-23, 2011 Sheppard Mullin will sponsor the 11th Annual International Film & TV Finance Summit, presented by BNA/Atlas. This long running event brings together a senior roster of film finance professionals, commercial and investment bankers, independent producers, studio executives, state film commissioners and legal and accounting advisors to share practical experience and technical knowledge on the complex issues involved in financing film and television production.

Sheppard Mullin partner, Tom Leo, is Co-Chair of the event and  Ben Mulcahy, and Richard Kopenhefer and will participate on and/or moderate various panels.

Sheppard Mullin contacts who are interested in attending will be offered a 10% discount off the early-bird rate.

CPE or CLE credits are available as well for US attendees.

For more information on this event, please see the attached brochure, or visit the conference website.