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Free Seminar at Cr?•8 Music Academy Featuring Larry Katz

March 26, 2016
  • Type: Music Production School
  • Category Genre: Seminar
  • Ongoing: No
  • Venue Name: Crē•8 Music Academy Campus
  • Contact: Mariana Angeles
  • Email:
  • Phone: 323.851.9908, 323-851-9800
  • Venue Address: 7273 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046

Crē•8 Music Academy (in partnership with Westlake Recording Studios) is proud to announce that veteran entertainment attorney and music business consultant Larry Katz, Esq., will be conducting a FREE seminar “Make Music, Making Money: Protecting Your Creativity”. This FREE seminar is designed to help music producers, songwriters and artists understand how to approach common legal issues, as well as protect their music and careers from dangerous contracts, lawsuits and other negative consequences.

Larry has been a successful senior executive, attorney, consultant and trusted advisor in the entertainment industry for more than 30 years. He currently runs the legal and consulting practices known as “Lawrence H. Katz, P.C. - Attorneys At Law”, based in New York City, and “Katz Consulting Group, Inc.”, based in Los Angeles.

Larry started his career in the entertainment industry more than three decades ago, holding senior executive positions at major companies such as EMI and other smaller dynamic entertainment companies. For the last fifteen years, Larry has been a private practice attorney, consultant and advisor, serving clients in all areas of entertainment, including: music, film, television, live theatre, media, mobile, creative content, branded merchandise, copyright, trademark, licensing, brand development, entertainment related technologies and other related areas. In addition, Larry carefully guides the careers of talented and creative individuals, entrepreneurs, key senior creative executives, promoters and talent agencies, as well as other upstart and existing entertainment/media companies with respect to all aspects of their businesses.

Larry’s current and past clients include high profile talent, such as: Rob Thomas, Matt Serletic, Chris Rene, Kevin Bacon, Deorro, John Eddie, Tommy Davidson, Joan Jett, Taylor Dayne, James Otto, Baha Men, Leslie Grace (emerging Latino crossover artist), JQue (Grammy nominated producer/songwriter for JLo, Usher, Beyonce, Ariana Grande); other writers/producers of highly successful songs; Bob Clark (writer-director "A Christmas Story" and "Porky's"); companies such as Reebok, Cadillac, Chevrolet, McDonalds, Bacardi, QVC, Westlake Recording Studios, King Biscuit Flower Hour Records, Virgin Mobile, Ugly Dolls, ROK Mobile, Artist Publishing Group (Mike Carron), Virgin Mega, TWT Mob, Santa Monica Brew Works and high profile executives, such as: Charles Koppelman (Chairman - EMI Records Group North America, Chairman - Martha Stewart Omnimedia), Martin Bandier (Chairman - Sony/ATV), Jose Behar (Chairman - Univision Music Group), Scott Francis (Chairman - Warner Chappell Music), Terry Lippman (Manager - George Michael, Matchbox 20) and Luis Levin (Manager - Michael Bolton).

Join us on Saturday, March 27th from 2:30PM – 4:30PM at the Crē•8 Music Academy campus
7273 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
RSVP is required and space is limited.
Call 323.851.9908 or email to confirm.

Please join us for this tremendous educational, networking and career-building opportunity!

Crē•8 Music Academy, in partnership with Westlake Recordings Studios (Rihanna, The Weeknd, Michael Jackson, Adele, Imagine Dragons), provides seminars, music production courses and other resources to help music creatives maximize revenue. For more information visit