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Leavens, Strand, & Glover, LLC

203 North LaSalle Street
Suite 2550
Chicago, Illinois 60601
312.488.4170 - Office
312.488.4177 - Fax

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Thomas R. Leavens
Direct 312.488.4171
tleavens(AT)LSGlegal.com

Peter J. Strand

Direct 312.488.4172
pstrand
(AT)LSGlegal.com

Jerry W. Glover
Direct 312 488.4173
jglover
(AT)
LSGlegal.com

 

Welcome to Leavens, Strand, & Glover, LLC

Welcome to Leavens, Strand, & Glover, LLC, an entertainment, media, & intellectual property law firm concentrating our practice on matters involving creative industries and endeavors. Our clients include content providers and creators, media companies, television and radio broadcasters, authors, songwriters, recording artists, musicians, advertisers and brands, television and film writers, independent record labels, distributors, independent film producers and documentarians, web site operators and developers, publishing companies, and film, television and music production companies.

 

We represent both institutional and talent clients in a wide variety of transactional and litigation matters, including complex contractual negotiations and other strategic transactions, and help craft favorable outcomes to difficult problems. Our attorneys have broad and varied experiences, including large national firms and broadcaster and public company general counsel positions, and we take as the hallmark of our practice personalized attention, judgment, experience, expertise, and community service.

 


LSG IN THE NEWS!

 
Liberman's ABA Article Gets Republished

LSG's Heather Liberman's "Time to Face the Music: Current State and Federal Copyright Law Issues with Pre-1972 Sound Recordings" which was originally published by the ABA publication "Landslide" was just re-published by the Women's Bar Association of Illinois Fall Newsletter. Read it HERE.

 
LSG'S LIBERMAN IS CO-CHAIR OF NEW MIDWEST CHAPTER OF COPYRIGHT SOCIETY OF THE USA - FIRST EVENT TO BE HELD ON 10/30

LSG Associate, Heather R. Liberman, was selected to co-chair the Midwest Chapter of the Copyright Society of the USA along with attorneys Bill Frankel and Rochelle Claerbaut.  The Copyright Society is a national organization comprised of attorneys and business people that promotes education and advancements in the area of copyright law. 

 

The first event of the new chapter will be:

Copyright 101
A Review and Analysis of the Basics

 
Please join Midwest Chapter Co-Chairs Bill Frankel, Rochelle Claerbaut, and Heather Liberman for the Chapter's first meeting of our 2014-2015 season. The event will be held in conjunction with the Chicago Bar Association Creative Arts Committee.
 
Date:  October 30, 2014
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM               

Location: Chicago Bar Association | 321 South Plymouth Court | Room will be posted at the CBA on the day of the event
Speakers: Bill McGrath, Member, Davis McGrath LLC and Len Rubin, Of Counsel, Quarrey & Harrow 
 

More info HERE.

 
Partner Jerry Glover Listed in Best Lawyers for Entertainment Law

 

Partner Jerry Glove has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of: Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television and Entertainment Law - Music. The newest Edition of Best Lawyers has been publicly released and is now available on BestLawyers.com.

 

 
LSG'S LIBERMAN WILL PARTICIPATE IN ABA WEBINAR ON TRADEMARK CASES

LSG Associate Heather Liberman will be a panelist on a American Bar Association webinar on October 1, 2014 from 1-2:30pm. The program will cover cases that were heard by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) this year. Liberman and other panel participants will:

  • Highlight key cases and decisions from June 2013 to June 2014
  • Discuss the facts, issues, and outcomes of each case
  • Provide helpful tips for similar cases in the future

More info on the panel and how to register for the webinar HERE.