Ed Weidman

Music lawyer Ed Weidman, Partner at Simkins LLP, is hosting this masterclass on recording agreements, focused on ancillary rights and new media. This develops the discussion of recording agreements given by Robert Allan on 12 November.

Ed specialises in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and advising on the exploitation and protection of intellectual property rights.

Ed’s areas of expertise cover: entertainment (including music, publishing, television, film and theatre), advertising (including branding, market research, sponsorship and endorsement), digital media, IT and technology. His music clients include managers, publishers, record companies, promoters, festivals, producers and artists.

Before qualifying as a lawyer, Ed worked in the music industry as an artist manager and label manager.


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