Press and Events

Startup Weekend NYC Music and Gaming

Steve Masur

      David Mazur was a coach: Startup Weekend Music & Gaming is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business, in the field of music and/or gaming, over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people […]

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Digital Hollywood 2012

Steve Masur

Wednesday, May 2nd Venture Funding, Investment & Mergers – Leadership in the Entertainment & Technology Space: Broadband, Social Networks, Mobile and Games The VC and strategic investment community has always led the way in recognizing the newest opportunities in the technology and entertainment space. In this era of economic flux, boom and bust, there are […]

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Rethink Music 2012

Steve Masur

        Panel: Licensing Challenges in a Global Community Jay Rosenthal, Senior Vice President & General CounselNational Music Publishers’ Association Steve Masur, Senior PartnerMasurLaw Philippe Perrauex, FounderRightClearing.com Vickie Nauman, PresidentNorth American, 7digital Cathy Merenda, Vice President of Music PublishingTwentieth Century Fox Richard Conlon, Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy, Communications & New MediaBMI Moderated by: Don Gorder, Chair and FounderMusic Business / […]

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Transmission: Global Summit 2012

Steve Masur

TRANSMISSION INNOVATION CAMP // A Monday-To-Monday Acceleration Programme for Startups Between Content and Technology Within the Context of transmission: GLOBAL SUMMIT Launching for the first time in transmitNOW’s history, the Innovation Camp is a unique acceleration programme dedicated to startups at the intersection of creative content and technology that leverages the expertise from transmitNOW’s international […]

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Cloud Media Deals: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly? Or All the Same?

Steve Masur

  Spotify, Amazon Cloud Player, Apple iTunes Music Store, Guvera, Grooveshark…So many opportunities, most are fundamentally different. How do you evaluate which deals are good? What are the differences between the models and monetization? What are the licensing issues? If regulatory and case law is primarily reactive, then it follows the cutting edge of music […]

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Benjamin N. Cardozo Lecture for Intellectual Property Law Society

Steve Masur

Date: November 29th 2011 Location: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law 2011 witnessed the birth of many new websites and fileshare services (ie: Spotify, Turntable.fm, Bandcamp) that are of interest to anyone interested in music law.  These new technologies and websites create interesting issues regarding licensing, royalties and publishers’ rights. On November 29th 2011,  IPLS will be […]

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CMJ 2011: The Entertainment Business Law Seminar

Steve Masur

  David Mazur: Co-Chair of the Entertainment Business Law Seminar CMJ Network will host the all-day Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) andContinuing Professional Education (CPE) accredited Entertainment Business Law Seminar on October 21, 2011, at NYU’s Helen and Martin Kimmel Center in the spectacular Richard L. Rosenthal Pavilion. In today’s complex media environment, Into hygiene. […]

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ADVANCE 2011 – Cologne, Germany

Steve Masur

Cologne, Germany – September 19 & 20, 2011 Advance Conference – International Web and StartUp Conference in Cologne, Germany Steven Masur will lend his expertise on web technologies, businesses & financing to two panels: 1. “Digital champions 2015: Silicon Valley vs. Europe vs. Asia” 2. “Who’ll boost my business? Meet global startup catalyzers” 1. “Digital […]

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AAIFF 2011 – Digital Distribution of Film and Television

Steve Masur

New York, NY – August 11, 2011 Cardozo Law School | August 11, 2011 | 5:30PM Your film is in the can, now it’s time to bring it to the masses. Instant online streaming, and VOD provide independent filmmakers a luring alternative to the traditional theatrical route. This panel of experts will help you navigate […]

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