As an associate with the firm's Entertainment, Media and Technology Practice Group, Dollarhide focuses mainly on motion picture and vidgame finance matters, as well as production and distribution.
Works on major corporate deals and reps big money - banks, hedge funds and private equity funds investing in entertainment projects.
That Hobel has served as counsel for companies as diverse as Microsoft, FremantleMedia and Funny or Die in the same year is a testament to the entertainment lawyer's ability to adapt to a rapidly…
British lawyer and agent Neil Blair has acted as J.K. Rowling's key dealmaker since 2001, when he left his job as Warner's head of business affairs in Europe to join the Christopher Little Agency.
Jon Huntsman declared on Fox News this morning that he "was not going to kiss his ring and I'm not going to kiss any other part of his anatomy." He was talking about Donald Trump, who on Friday…
Stars on the left are wading into the tax debate, calling on the government to raise taxes on the rich like themselves. As I write in my latest column in the print version of Variety, below, this…
Officially, Congress makes the laws in the United States.
Fest nabs Hollywood glam but also trains spotlight on local filmmakers
The 2012 presidential race has so far played out with the theatrics of a reality show, but an Iowa playwright and composer sees the stars aligned for a musical.
Of his four movies released this year -- "Hall Pass," "Midnight in Paris," "Cars 2" and "The Big Year" -- Owen Wilson can't say which was more fun to shoot, but he knows which one surprised him the…
Col. Tom Parker, Elvis Presley's legendary manager, once rather famously said, "I consider it my patriotic duty to keep Elvis up in the 90% tax bracket."