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are often best resolved in a confidential forum by a neutral with specialized expertise and an understanding of the importance of preserving critical industry relationships.

ARC’s ENTERTAINMENT LAW specialists include retired judges with experience in settling high-profile entertainment cases both on and off the bench, as well as attorney-mediators who have held prominent legal and business positions in the entertainment industry. These neutrals are available to resolve cases involving:


Distribution & Financing Issues         
Copyright Disputes                            
Profit Participation                              
Talent vs. Agents & Management

Intellectual Property

Credit Attribution

Contract Interpretation
Also available: The Panel at ARC, a tribunal of three arbitrators who specialize in managing and resolving complex, multi-party, multi-million-dollar Entertainment, Business and IP disputes.

Hon. Eli Chernow

Hon. Lawrence W. Crispo5

Hon. Arnold H. Gold

Hon. Margaret M. Grignon1

Hon. Burton S. Katz

Hon. Jack Newman

Hon. John W. Ouderkirk

Hon. Charles G. Rubin

Hon. H. Lee Sarokin2

Hon. Harvey A. Schneider

Hon. John P. Shook

Richard M. Coleman, Esq.

Max Factor III, Esq.

Ronald E. Guttman, Esq.

Stanley W. Levy, Esq.

Peter J. Marx, Esq.

Alan P. Ribakoff, Esq.

Marc E. Rohatiner, Esq.

Professor A. Marco Turk, Esq.

1 Retired Court of Appeal
2 Retired U.S. District Court
4 Retired Federal Court
5 Available in Hawaii


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