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Gordon Firemark
Works at Law Offices of Gordon P. Firemark
Attended Southwestern University School of Law
Lives in Santa Clarita (Saugus), California
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Radio World Music licensing requirements for downloadable programs are confusing, with no relief in sight
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If you podcast, blog or create web video, you must know these rules! Like it or not, if you're making content, you're doing business. It's time to start acting like it by learning, following, and enforcing the rules professional content producers have been using for decades. Written by a veteran Entertainment & Media Attorney Some people call Gordon Firemark "the Podcast Lawyer" because he not only knows the law, he's a podcaster himself. This...
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The U.S. agency updates its FAQ page for endorsement requirements for the first time since 2010. The new guidance could precede a crackdown.
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Like what you see? Share us. Help us grow. This article first appeared as a guest post on, as part of a series called “31 days to a better podcast.” 9 Tips to keep your podcast legal. As an entertainment and media lawyer, I’m regularly approached by bloggers, podcasters, and new media producers with …
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In this post, we’re covering all of the potential legal issues associated with podcasting and intellectual property, and giving you the tools to avoid infringement while telling your story. …
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Theatre, Film & Television Lawyer
Gordon Firemark represents talented creatives and executives in the film, television, theatre, music and new media industries. He podcasts at Entertainment Law Update, and blogs extensively at his primary law firm website.  He is the author of the Podcast, Blog & New Media Producers' Legal Survival Guide

Mr. Firemark teaches business law, theatre law and film finance courses around Los Angeles and on the internet.

He lives with his wife and two children just outside Los Angeles.
  • Southwestern University School of Law
    1989 - 1992
  • University of Oregon
    Radio, Television & Film, 1984 - 1988
  • Palos Verdes high school
    1980 - 1984
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  • Law Offices of Gordon P. Firemark
    Attorney, Entertainment Lawyer and Theatrical Consultant, present
  • Southwestern Law School
    Professor of Theater Law, 2009
  • Neville Johnson & Associates
  • Paragon Cable Communications
  • Hanna-Barbera Productions
  • MGM/UA Television
  • The Business Affairs Group
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