2018 will be another dramatic year for TMT. Our job is to help TMT businesses to chart a course through by bringing together the insights of over 800 lawyers who focus on the sector across six continents. That is why we have asked some of our top thinkers globally to provide a snapshot of their vision for the coming year. … Continue Reading
On November 7, 2016, the People’s Republic of China’s highest legislative body, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, passed the Film Industry Promotion Law (Film Law). The Film Law takes effect on March 1, 2017.
The Film Law is the first comprehensive “law” in China targeting the film industry specifically and is more than 13 years … Continue Reading
On 3 July 2016 the Russian President signed into law a bill amending the Law on Mass Media and Advertising Law (the “Law“), which restricts foreign ownership in TV audience measurement businesses to 20%.
The Law provides that TV audience measurements may be carried out exclusively by organizations authorized by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information … Continue Reading
Los Angeles based corporate partner Sheri Jeffrey was named a 2014 Variety Dealmaker of the Year in recognition of her high-profile work with cross-border investments in the media and entertainment industries. Variety’s fifth annual Dealmakers Impact Report celebrates “the individuals behind the most significant showbiz deals of the past year.” A link to the announcement in Variety is here: https://variety.com/gallery/dealmakers-impact-report/#!27/sheri-jeffrey/… Continue Reading