In short, everything about this case is unusual, and I don’t understand what Sterling expects to gain …
Profit participants are unfortunately forced to play by the Studio’s rules in a game that is unfairly one-sided
By 1978 he launched his own law firm and picked up big-name clients, including Yoko Ono, serving as her principal lawyer in the early 1980s.
Weinberger is represented by James Ryan of Johnson & Johnson.
Beverly Hills firm Johnson & Johnson LLP along with Kiesel Law LLP, Sherman Oaks’ Pearson, Simon & Warshaw LLP and Woodland Hill’s Boucher, LLP are representing the plaintiffs in the Universal action.
Under “licenses” or “leases,” artists have an even split with labels. Under “sales,” artists only get about 15 percent of net receipts … compensate an estimated 7,500 artists