Entertainment Law

Featured Clients over the past 39 years.

Mr. Soven’s long career includes the representation of musical artists, producers, songwriters, publishers and managers in Miami, New York and Nashville.  In various contract negotiations, licensing issues, disputes as well as civil litigation matters his clients include:

 

Bryan “Birdman” Williams,  the co-founder of Cash Money Records, a rapper, record executive and entrepreneur.  Personal representation.  Miami Herald Article – July 2016.  Miami Herald Article – March 2017

DJ Khaled,  an American record producer, radio personality, rapper, DJ and  record label executive.  Personal representation

Sony Records v. Boys 2 Men Contract Dispute, dismissed successfully

Posh Nation v. Rick Ross Contract Dispute, dismissed successfully

Menudo & Ricky Martin, Manager Darren McGillis Contract Dispute, dismissed successfully

Keystone Music Group Inc; whose songs were recorded and became hits for many famous artists including; Simon & Garfunkle, Jimmy Buffet, The Carpenters, Patty Smyth & Don Henley, Frankie Valli, Waylon Jennings, Ann Murray, The Oak Ridge Boys, Ronnie Milsap, Sawyer Brown and Michael Johnson..

Hampstead Heath Music Publishers Inc.  Copyright exploitation agreements which include songs recorded by Simon and Garfunkle, The Carpenters and Anne Murray

Captain Crystal Music Inc. Copyright exploitation agreements

Jimmy Sommers – Jazz Saxophone; State criminal charges, dismissed successfully

Jay Senter,  Producer of:  Helen Reddy’s Grammy award winning I AM WOMAN

Producer, Tavares’s Grammy nominated PENNY FOR YOUR THOUGHTS

Producer, Sammy Johns’ 3 million selling CHEVY VAN

Earned 10 BMI Publisher Performance Awards

Earned 3 BMI Publisher Millionaire Performance Awards