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Stay up-to-date with all the recent developments from the firm and read the perspectives offered by our attorneys on a variety of legal topics.

January 18, 2024

Jonathan Steinsapir Speaks to Variety About DC Comic Characters’ Futures Ahead of Copyright Expiration

Jonathan Steinsapir recently spoke with Variety about how the looming expiration dates on iconic DC Comic and movie characters Louis Lane, Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman’s oldest copyrights will affect the movie and comic industry ......

January 10, 2024

Larry Iser, Shawn Holley, and Suann MacIsaac Named to 2024 “Super Lawyers” Top Lists

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KHIKS is pleased to share that three of its attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers’ annual “Top” lists for 2024. Each year Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in Southern California through a patented ......

January 10, 2024

14 KHIKS Attorneys Named to 2024 Southern California “Super Lawyers” List

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KHIKS is pleased to announce that 14 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2024 Southern California “Super Lawyers” list by Thomson Reuters. One of the most respected rating services in the legal ......

January 9, 2024

Kate Mangels Talks to The Hollywood Reporter About Jonathan Majors’ GMA Interview

Kate Mangels recently spoke with The Hollywood Reporter about Jonathan Majors’ decision to appear in a Good Morning America (GMA) interview following his recent guilty verdict for misdemeanor assault and harassment and before his upcoming ......

January 5, 2024

KHIKS Prevails for Producers of ‘Love Is Blind’

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On January 4, 2024, Larry Iser, Kat Kleindienst, and Allen Secretov, on behalf of KHIKS client Delirium TV, LLC, the producer of the popular Netflix reality show Love is Blind, successfully defended an attempt to ......

December 21, 2023

Allen Secretov Speaks to Bloomberg Law About Battle Over Tupac Song Rights and Supreme Court Consideration of Discovery Rule

Allen Secretov was recently quoted in the Bloomberg Law article “Tupac Song Rights Suit Turns on High Court ‘Discovery Rule’ Case,” which examines Rap producer Terence Thomas’s lawsuit over the rights to Tupac Shakur’s 1990s ......

December 20, 2023

Kate Mangels Speaks to Fox About Baldwin’s Lack of Testimony in the ‘Rust’ Trial

Kate Mangels was recently quoted in Fox News Digital’s article “Alec Baldwin left off ‘Rust’ witness list for armorer’s trial over fatal shooting,” examining why Alec Baldwin will not be testifying against “Rust” armorer Hannah ......

December 20, 2023

Kate Mangels Speaks to The Hollywood Reporter and People Magazine About Jonathan Majors’ Guilty Verdict

Kate Mangels recently spoke with The Hollywood Reporter and People about the jury verdict handed down in actor Jonathan Majors’ trial in December 2023. Majors was found guilty of two charges of misdemeanor assault in ......

November 29, 2023

Jonathan Steinsapir Joins NPR to Discuss Major Music Publishers Filing Suit Against Anthropic AI

Jonathan Steinsapir recently joined NPR radio to discuss the spate of lawsuits being filed against Anthropic AI by major music publishers, including Universal Music. The lawsuit alleges Anthropic AI is stealing copyrighted song lyrics with ......

November 17, 2023

KHIKS’ $30 Million Arbitration Award on Behalf of MRC Named Among TopVerdict’s Top 20 Bench Awards for 2022

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The firm’s outstanding victory on behalf of client MRC in the case of MRC II Distribution v. Spacey has been named to TopVerdict’s list of the top Top 20 Bench Awards for 2022. MRC was ......

November 2, 2023

KHIKS Ranked to the 2024 “Best Law Firms” List by Best Lawyers®

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Kinsella Holley Iser Kump Steinsapir LLP will once again appear on the Best Lawyers® 2024 list of “Best Law Firms.” The firm achieved national and regional rankings in Los Angeles in the practice areas of ......

November 2, 2023

Larry Iser Pens Forbes Article Examining the Legal Landscape of Dr. King’s Legacy as New Biopic is Announced

In a new article for Forbes, Larry Iser examines the announcement of a forthcoming Martin Luther King Jr. biopic—a collaboration between Chris Rock, Steven Spielberg, and Universal Pictures—as well as the legal actions that were ......