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Friday, October 19 • 2:40pm - 3:40pm
Celebrity Estates: Death Poses New Problems

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The estates of creative artists and celebrities present issues that are different and challenging. What rights does the estate have to exploit celebrity status? Can the will overcome the presumptions and dictates of certain laws regarding the disposition of property? What are the implications of copyright termination/reversions? A panel of experienced attorneys and CPA’s will explore these as well as other issues and bring light to possible solutions.

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Chris Hull

Chris Hull is a Certified Public Accountant and a partner in the New York office of Prager and Fenton LLP. He specializes in royalty audits and has conducted hundreds of such engagements throughout North America and Europe on the behalf of recording artists, producers, major motion... Read More →
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Kevin Matz

KEVIN MATZ is the managing attorney of Kevin Matz & Associates PLLC, with offices in Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, New York, where his practice is principally devoted to domestic and international estate and tax planning, estate administration and related litigation. Mr. Matz... Read More →
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Herb Nass

As an author and lecturer on the topics of celebrity Wills and estate planning, Herbert E. Nass,Esq. frequently appears on television talk shows and news reports, which have included "The Oprah Winfrey Show," "Larry King Live," "Entertainment Tonight," "The Insider," "The Early Show... Read More →
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Jonathan D. Reichman

Jonathan D. Reichman, Partner at Kenyon & Kenyon LLP, has over twenty-five years’ experience in litigation, licensing and counseling matters in copyright, trademark, unfair competition and right of publicity law, particularly for clients in the entertainment industry. He is co-author... Read More →
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Gabe M Wolosky

Gabe Wolosky (CPA, JD, LLM, AEP, TEP, PFS), specializes in personal, partnership, corporate, estate, and trust tax matters. He advises private wealth clients, professional practices, pension plan administrators, entertainers, and art and antique dealers, and is responsible for audit... Read More →

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