Michael Morris will moderate the 2012 California Entertainment Industry Conference’s “Music Industry Updates” portion of the daylong event. The Conference will highlight the path to fraud prevention, sports and sports media rights, trends in new media, music industry updates, copyright terminations, entertainment tax and current trends in film. The annual Entertainment Industry Conference is presented by the California CPA Education Foundation and will be held on June 13, 2012 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.
“The purpose of the Music Industry Updates presentation is to keep CPAs and other financial and business professionals in the entertainment industry apprised of the present state of the music industry.  This includes current trends in recording and music publishing agreements, artist branding and related revenue streams, and developments in concert promotion and touring,” said Mr. Morris.  “There have been important business and legal developments that music industry representatives must be aware of to better serve their clients.”