March 2nd, 2011
Donald E. Biederman Entertainment and Media Law Institute at Southwestern Law School
Los Angeles, CA – September 27, 2010 – The Donald E. Biederman Entertainment and Media Law Institute at Southwestern Law School (“Biederman Institute”) has appointed Early Sullivan Managing Partner Eric P. Early to its Executive Board.
The Biederman Institute’s Executive Board includes prominent film studio attorneys and top entertainment lawyers, and maintains a direct connection to the entertainment and media industries through its alumni network and highly experienced faculty, comprised of current and former practitioners in media, sports and entertainment law.
The Biederman Institute, established in 2000, enables students to earn credit while working for leading companies and organizations, such as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, Lions Gate Entertainment, Virgin Records and the Writers Guild of America. It features a rich spectrum of media and entertainment law courses on subjects ranging from music publishing and motion picture production law to technology agreements and information privacy law.
“It is a privilege and honor to serve on this distinguished board. I plan on working with other board members to bolster the already rich Biederman network and raise awareness for the Institute,” says Eric P. Early.
Early Sullivan, a business and entertainment law firm, represents a wide variety of clients in litigation and transactions, including American Broadcasting Company (ABC) and Endemol USA, Inc.