L.A. Mayor Karen Bass to Keynote Entertainment Law Initiative Grammy Week Event

L.A. Mayor Karen Bass

L.A. Mayor Karen Bass

Howard Pasamanick/Courtesy of the LA Mayor’s Office

Karen Bass, recently chosen mayor of Los Angeles, will certainly offer the keynote speech at the Recording Academy Entertainment Law Initiative’s Grammy Week Event on Friday,Feb 3 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

“We are honored to welcome Mayor Karen Bass to the Entertainment Law Initiative [ELI] Grammy Week Event as we gather and celebrate with the trailblazing professionals and students who are paving the way forward in the entertainment law industry,” Harvey Mason jr, CEO of the Recording Academy, claimed in a declaration.

“Mayor Bass has been a longtime supporter of music creators’ rights in her legislative roles, and she has a unique understanding of how the creative industries intersect with law and policy that we look forward to hearing at this year’s event.”

Said Mayor Bass: “I’m proud to support Grammy Week because of the role that our entertainment industry plays in powering our local economy and to encourage efforts to increase equity and opportunities for Angelenos to break into the music business.”

Mayor Bass took workplace onDec 11, 2022, after offering in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2011 to 2022. Between 2004 and also 2010, she offered in the California State Assembly, where she was chosen Speaker in 2008.

The Entertainment Law Initiative’s Grammy Week Event will certainly likewise recognize the champion and also runners-up of the ELI Writing Contest, co-sponsored by the American Bar Association, which tests trainees in Juris Doctorate and also Master of Laws programs at U.S. legislation institutions to look into a pushing lawful problem encountering the modern-day songs sector and also describe a suggested service in a 3,000-word essay.

The champion of this year’s Writing Contest is Aron Lichtschein, a JD trainee at NYU School of Law, for his essay, “Tickets to Ride: NFTs and the Future of Concert Ticketing.” Lichtschein will certainly obtain a $10,000 scholarship along with tickets to the 65th Grammy Awards and also various other Grammy Week occasions. His essay will certainly be released in the ABA’s journal, Entertainment & &Sports Lawyer Two runners-up, Gina Maeng and also Amanda Sharp, trainees atGeorgetown Law School and alsoUniversity ofSan Diego School of(* ), specifically, will certainly each obtain $2,500 scholarships for their essays.Law introduced last month that

The Recording Academy T. Peter, companion at Paterno, King, Holmes & & Paterno, LLP, will certainly obtain the 2023 Soriano at the ELI Entertainment Law Initiative Service Award.Grammy Week Event

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