Munger, Tolles & Olson attorneys Melinda Eades LeMoine and Kevin S. Masuda have been recognized among the Most Influential Lawyers for Digital Media and E-Commerce Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal. The list was published July 21, 2014.
Recognized for her work related to e-commerce and digital downloads in the music industry, Ms. LeMoine, a litigator, was described as being “on the front lines of many of the critical legal issues” in the sector. The publication noted her representation of record companies and music publishing companies on issues related to the online distribution of music and copyrights, as well as her expertise in the interpretation of recording agreements.
Mr. Masuda, a corporate lawyer, was recognized for his extensive experience representing digital media and e-commerce clients in high-profile business transactions. The Los Angeles Business Journal described him as “a go-to legal counsel” for companies considering a major corporate transaction and acknowledged his most recent representations, including Beats Electronics and Beats Music in its proposed acquisition by Apple as well as Universal Music Group in several deals.