CHAPTER 9 Movies, Money and Madness




by PETER J. DEKOM, who practices law in Los Angeles specializing in entertainment-related legal and business matters for a diverse client base of actors, directors, producers and executives. Earlier, he was a partner in the Los Angeles law firm of Bloom, Dekom, Hergott and Cook. A graduate of Yale University and the UCLA School of Law (first in his class), Mr. Dekom has served as an adjunct professor in the graduate school of UCLA, teaching legal and business principles to film, business and law students. His numerous articles have appeared in such publications as the UCLA Law Review and Fordham Law Review. He is the author of Next: Reinventing Media, Marketing & Entertainment and earlier, coauthor ...

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