Christine Lepera and Adam Levin Named to Variety's 2018 "Legal Impact Report"
Christine Lepera and Adam Levin were named to Variety's 2018 "Legal Impact Report" on April 17, 2018. The list recognizes "top attorneys in the entertainment business. These are the litigators who fight for their high-profile clients in court, the transactional lawyers who cut the deals shaping modern Hollywood, and the in-house attorneys who manage the business affairs of agencies, studios, networks and streamers."
Christine Lepera was recognized for her work representing The Black Keys, Fetty Wap's label, and Kobalt Music Publishing. Ms. Lepera was also noted for her work defending Drake in a case employing "fair use" to defeat a copyright infringement claim; and separately Timbaland (Timothy Mosley), Linkin Park, Universal Music, Warner Music and MTV in a copyright lawsuit.
Adam Levin was recognized for his work defending CNN in a wrongful termination, discrimination and defamation case before the California Supreme Court. He was also noted for his work representing clients such as CBS, Disney’s Touchstone Television, Fox Entertainment, MGM and Warner Bros.