Lisa Alter Quoted in Billboard – “Sale Away: Biden’s Proposed Tax Hike Could Spark More Publishing Deals This Year”

Attorneys in the publishing business say they’re taking more calls from songwriters interested in selling before the president-elect takes office. "We have every indication," says Lisa Alter, a founding partner at the law firm Alter Kendrick & Baron who has represented a number of creators as well as Primary Wave, "that the market for music assets will remain strong through 2021 and beyond." (Subscription required to read the full article.)

Alter Kendrick & Baron Listed in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 “Best Law Firms” Rankings

The firm is pleased to announce that it has been selected for inclusion by U.S. News & World Report on its 2021 list of “Best Law Firms.” The firm achieved rankings in the practice area of Entertainment Law - Music. “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations and peer reviews from leading attorneys in the firm’s field. Peers and clients evaluate firms based on a set of criteria including responsiveness, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.