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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Kenneth T. Deutsch

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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Kenneth Deutsch is a partner in the firm’s Entertainment, Sports & Media Practice.

Mr. Deutsch represents clients in the entertainment and media industries, advising on all business and legal aspects relating to the financing, production, licensing, distribution and exploitation of motion pictures, television programs and other intellectual property assets. His clients include financial institutions and investment funds, motion picture studios, independent production companies, television networks and high net worth individuals in the industry.

Position

Corporate Partner

Career

http://www.lw.com/people/Kenneth-Deutsch


United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Media and entertainment: transactional

Within: Media and entertainment: transactional

The Century City-based entertainment, sports and media practice at Latham & Watkins LLP boast impressive experience in the sector with strong cross-border capabilities. In a recent work highlight, practice head Joseph A. Calabrese advised Hollywood Foreign Press Association on the negotiation of an agreement for the US broadcast rights to the Golden Globe Awards on traditional network television and various new media platforms. Alongside Robert D. Haymer he also acted for Skydance in connection with Tencent’s acquisition of a minority interest in the company. Nancy A. Bruington handles a range of financing transactions and assisted Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) with the refinancing of its existing revolving and term loan credit facility and execution of a new second lien term loan facility. The group also frequently advises Lions Gate Entertainment, Warner Bros. Entertainment and Netflix;  Kenneth T. Deutsch in Los Angeles led advice to the latter on the structuring and negotiation of co-production and distribution arrangements for the upcoming motion pictures Klaus and Over the Moon, which were co-produced with parties in Spain and China respectively. Changes to the team include Christopher Brearton's departure to an in-house role at MGM, and Justin Hamill's arrival in the New York office from Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.

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