San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 7, 2010
Niesar & Vestal LLP, a business law firm located in San Francisco, CA, welcomes Stephen K. Rush. Mr. Rush (http://www.nvlawllp.com/lawyers/lawyers_rush.html) joins the firm’s business department as Of Counsel.
Mr. Rush focuses his practice on Intellectual Property, Domestic & Foreign Music Publishing, Purchase & Sale of Catalogues, Commercial and Infringement Litigation, and International Trade. He currently advises clients on the creation, development, and monetization of intellectual property, such as music, video including 3D, and Internet based content, and uses his extensive experience and contacts in strategizing with creative people to facilitate the development of their new media projects.
Stephen K. Rush has over 25 years of experience in the entertainment industry with a primary focus on music properties. He began with representing Opryland USA Inc. in the acquisition of a major music catalogue and went on to represent many clients in the acquisition, sale, and financing of other music catalogues, domestic and foreign. He has extensive litigation experience in the areas of copyright infringement, determination of IP ownership rights, defamation and first amendment issues of news broadcasts.
About Niesar & Vestal LLP:
Niesar & Vestal LLP has a diverse transactional and litigation practice. The firm’s practice areas include Business Financing, Commercial & Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Employment Counseling & Employee Compensation, General Business Counsel, Intellectual Property, Mergers, Acquisitions, Franchising & Restructuring Transactions, NASD Broker-Dealer Representation, Securities, SEC Reporting and Compliance (http://www.nvlawllp.com/practice/practice.html).
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