Hackney Publications has introduced that Ivan Parron, a world sports activities lawyer and founding associate of PARRON LAW, is the featured visitor on the Sports activities Regulation Skilled Podcast. The podcast section may be heard here.
“Ivan’s work within the worldwide sports activities legislation house, particularly in Latin America, is second to none,” stated Holt Hackney, the founder and writer of Hackney Publications. “He needs to be the go-to useful resource, not just for purchasers, however for different sports activities legal professionals with instances associated to worldwide legislation.”
Parron’s agency, which is predicated in Miami, was additionally acknowledged within the third annual “100 Regulation Corporations” checklist, which honors companies which have established themselves as leaders within the sports activities trade.
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Parron® has 25+ years of authorized and government expertise within the tv, music, movement image and sports activities industries. He represents a variety of leisure and sports activities trade purchasers together with artists, actors, celebrities, athletes, document labels, music publishing corporations, television manufacturing corporations and movie studios. He was voted among the many Prime 50 Music Trade Attorneys by Billboard Journal which ranked him among the many “go-to legal professionals within the music enterprise and for finest efficiency in music legislation” and is well-known on the earth of tv and labored as authorized counsel with quite a few productions together with, “The Voice”, “American Idol”, “X-Issue” and “The Actual Housewives of Miami.” His authorized articles have been printed by the American Bar Affiliation and he’s a frequent contributing author to The Huffington Put up. Mr. Parron has once more been voted a 2023 Tremendous Attorneys within the space of leisure and sports activities legislation by his friends in each Florida and New York. He’s an authorized NFL and NBA participant agent, a 2-term elected board member and Grammy Governor of The Recording Academy, an lively member of the Academy of Tv Arts and Sciences, the instant past-Chair of the Florida Bar’s Leisure, Arts and Sports activities Regulation part, a board member of Movie Florida and a Miami-Dade County Commissioner appointed member of the Movie & Leisure Advisory Board. Mr. Parron can also be an lively member with the Sports activities Attorneys Affiliation and serves as an adjunct professor of sports activities legislation at Florida Worldwide College School of Regulation and as an adjunct professor of leisure legislation at St. Thomas College School of Regulation, each in Miami.
As a consequence of his expertise and wealth of trade data gained in pioneering the earliest digital music distribution offers with the main document labels through the DOT-COM period, he was recruited immediately out of legislation college to function in-house lawyer for Common Music Group. Primarily based out of Common’s Miami Seaside regional workplace which oversees the U.S. Latin market, Spain and Portugal, Parron represented the corporate in negotiations and labored with world renown recording artists together with Woman Gaga, Jay-Z, U2, Madonna, Enrique Iglesias, Juanes, Akon, and Daddy Yankee, amongst others. He additionally oversaw enterprise and authorized affairs for a number of of the corporate’s joint ventures, was instrumental within the firm’s efforts in acquiring digital and cellular distribution rights from its artists, spearheaded an effort to monetize music movies and assisted growing an American Idol-style actuality tv enterprise.
Previous to PARRON LAW ® and his tenure at Common Music Group, Mr. Parron served as CEO & founding father of Ritmoteca.com, the world’s first authorized supply for downloadable Latin music through the Web. Mr. Parron is sometimes called the “inventor of the net music retailer” since his firm was an early predecessor to the Apple iTunes enterprise mannequin. He helped pioneer the deal construction for digital distribution of music and media, signing agreements with over 60 impartial document labels and aggregating unique rights to over 600,000 music tracks and movies together with unique digital distribution rights to artists like Tito Puente, Marc Anthony and Celia Cruz. His imaginative and prescient and enterprise savy additionally led him to turn out to be the primary Latin music enterprise to signal digital distribution offers with the main document labels together with Sony Music, BMG Music, Warner Music Group and Common Music Group, securing his place as a dealmaker. Below his management, Ritmoteca cast strategic alliances with corporations together with Microsoft, AOL, Actual Networks, Nokia, Motorola, MusicNet and Napster. Parron constructed the corporate as much as 200 workers with satellite tv for pc workplaces in Europe backed by personal and institutional buyers together with Bain Capital.
Previous to Ritmoteca, Mr. Parron based Web Advertising Consultants in 1994 which consulted media manufacturers together with MTV, Nickelodeon & Discovery Networks.
About Hackney Publications
Hackney Publications is the nation’s main writer of sports activities legislation periodicals. The corporate was based by journalist Holt Hackney. Hackney started his profession as a sportswriter, earlier than taking over the then-nascent sports activities enterprise beat at Monetary World journal within the late Nineteen Eighties. A couple of years later, Hackney began writing concerning the legislation, managing 5 authorized newsletters for LRP Publications. In 1999, he based Hackney Publications. As we speak, Hackney publishes or co-publishes 24 sports activities legislation periodicals, together with Sports activities Litigation Alert, which affords a searchable archive of greater than 4,000 case summaries and articles. As well as, the Alert is utilized in greater than 100 sports activities legislation school rooms any given semester.