Copyright and Entertainment litigation and transactions, including Music, Theatre, Literary Property, Film, and Television

Principal Attorney

Scott L. Baker

Admitted to bar, 1988, New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1989, New York; 1990, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1995, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2000, U.S. Supreme Court; 2006, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Education:  University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 1985); Boston University (J.D., 1988). 

  American Journal of Law and Medicine, 1986-1988.  The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Copyright Society of the U.S.A. 

Language: Spanish




Of Counsel

Noel L. Silverman

Admitted to bar, 1956, New York and U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York.

Education:  Brown University (A.B., 1952); Harvard University (LL.B., 1955) Phi Beta Kappa.  Member, Advisory Editorial Board, Entertainment Law Reporter, 1979-.

Author:  "The Valuation of Intellectual Property,"  Eleventh Annual Institute on Estate Planning, 1977; "The New Copyright Law:  An Overview," Fifteenth Annual Institute On Patent Law, Southwestern Legal Foundation, 1977; "How to Select A Music Publisher," Entertainers and their Professional Advisers, Dow Jones-Irwin, 1987;  "The Motion Picture Business," Entertainment Law, New York State Bar Association, 1989, 2d ed. 1995.  Trustee, Copyright Society of the U.S.A., 1973-1976; 1997-2000; 2008-.

Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Member: Committee on Entertainment and Sports Law, 1980-1984, Entertainment Law Committee, 1992-1995, Chair, 1995-1998, 2004-2007; Art Law Committee, 1998-2001; Committee on Copyright and Literary Property, 1987-1990; 2001-2004; 2007-); American Bar Association.

Alan L. Shulman (2003-2013)

Admitted to bar, 1958, New York; 1965, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1989, U.S. Supreme Court.

Education:  Brooklyn College of The City University of New York (B.A. 1955); Brooklyn Law School (LL.B., 1958). 

Member: Director:American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, 1969-1975; National Music Publishers' Association, 1970-1975.  Trustee, Copyright Society of the U.S.A., 1994-1997; Secretary & Director, Federal Bar Foundation, 2000-.  Member: New York State Bar Association (Member, Subcommittee on Copyright Law; Chairman, Subcommittee on Intellectual Property Litigation of Commercial & Federal Litigation Section, 1990-1992); Federal Bar Council; American Intellectual Property Law Association; International Copyright Law Association.