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Entertainment Law Section
Film Financing: What's Hot and What's Not
Film financing is constantly changing and it is important to understand the current state and future direction of the industry. Schuyler Moore, a leading expert on the legal and financial aspects of the Motion Picture industry, will discuss the following topics:

* Investment from China
* Equity from Advertisers
* Private Offerings and the ability to advertise
* Crowdfunding
* Financing from "retailers" (e.g. Netflix and Amazon)
* State tax credits
* Foreign subsidies
* Pre-sales
* Gap financing
* The impact of virtual reality.
* Section 181
* Dreamers and schemer

Speaker: Schuyler Moore, partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, LLP
Author of the book The Biz: The Basic Business, Legal and Financial Aspects of the Film Industry (Silman-James Press) and the treatise Taxation of the Entertainment Industry (Panel Publishers). He writes a blog for Forbes on the entertainment business and has a series of courses on YouTube.
When: Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Where: Lawry's the Prime Rib (Directions, Free Underground Parking)
$0 - Members of The Order of Distinguished Attorneys
- BHBA Members who pay in advance*
$245 - Non-BHBA Members who pay in advance*
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Entertainment Law Section Chairs: Leigh Leshner, Esq. & Alexander Rufus-Isaacs, Esq.
Program Chair: Leigh Leshner, Esq.
* Advanced registration closes 24 hours prior to event time. Registrations received thereafter include a $25 additional fee. Full refund with 48 hours notice. Raincheck with 24 hours notice.

This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1.5 Hours of Participatory Credit (.5 in Legal Ethics) and the Beverly Hills Bar Association certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.
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