Alfred Kim Guggenheim
Mr. Guggenheim is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Pomona College (Magna
Cum Laude) and Harvard Law School (Cum Laude). Mr. Guggenheim has
over 20 years of experience in the entertainment and music industries,
and counts among his clients multi-platinum recording artists, producers,
songwriters, publishing companies, film and television composers,
independent record labels, corporate clients and celebrity estates.
Mr. Guggenheim's fields of practice include: domestic and international
record production; licensing and distribution; domestic music publishing
and administration; international music sub-publishing, licensing
and administration; Internet, digital and web site matters; industry
executive employment agreements; audio-visual production, distribution
and licensing; merchandising and product/service endorsements; personal
management and agency matters; book publishing; television and motion
picture composing and licensing; and master and publishing licensing
for commercial advertising.
Mr. Guggenheim is a contributing author to ATTN: A & R, published
by Alfred Publishing Inc., The Encyclopedia of the Music Business,
published by Harper & Row, and is the author of articles which
have appeared in Songwriter, Variety, and Billboard magazines.
Mr. Guggenheim has provided entertainment industry interviews to
the "CBS-TV Evening News with Dan Rather", The Wall St.
Journal Radio Network, Rolling Stone magazine, CNN, Newsweek, The
Denver Post and USA Today. He is a frequent speaker at music industry
events. Mr. Guggenheim is a past President of the California Copyright
Conference, was on the Board of Directors of the Association of
Independent Music Publishers and is a member of the National Academy
of Recording Arts and Sciences, as well as the Beverly Hills, Los
Angeles County, California State and American Bar Associations.
He has been a guest lecturer at USC Law School, Pepperdine Law School,
EAT'M Conferences (Las Vegas) and at numerous UCLA extension courses.
Mr. Guggenheim has also served as an expert witness in litigation