Ben Moskowitz is an associate in the Entertainment Group.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Mr. Moskowitz served as in-house counsel for Vox Media, Inc. At Vox Media, Mr. Moskowitz performed legal review of written content for brands including Eater and The Verge, oversaw contests and sweepstakes, and advised on freelancer and production-related issues. Mr. Moskowitz also acted as counsel for Group Nine Media, Inc., helping build the company's digital production studio, which produced content for clients including Facebook, YouTube, and Discovery, Inc. He also helped shepherd Group Nine’s first television program, "Dodo Heroes" to air. Mr. Moskowitz started his career as an NBC Page and in Business and Legal Affairs for NBC Universal’s cable properties, where he worked for the Bravo, Oxygen, and Style Networks.
Mr. Moskowitz graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Tufts University. He received his law degree from Fordham University where he was a staff member of the Intellectual Property, Media, and Entertainment Law Journal. He was awarded Oralist Honors at the 2011 Willem C. Vis International Arbitration competition in Hong Kong.
He is admitted to practice in New York.
Fordham University School of Law (J.D.)
Tufts University (BA Classics, History - magna cum laude)
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Major Studios and Guilds Forge New COVID-19 Production Safety Agreement
As production begins to restart in an ever changing COVID-19 landscape, The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) and other major studios announced an important deal with the DGA, IATSE, Teamsters, Basic Crafts, and SAG-AFTRA -- meant to ensure the safety and security of their members during the upcoming months. Read more.
New York City Reopens for Film and Television Production
On July 17, 2020 NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that, with the City entering Phase Four of Reopening on Monday July 20th, 2020, film and television production in the City can restart again in earnest. Read more.
Los Angeles County Authorizes Television, Film, and Music Production Resume on June 12, 2020 With Strict Regulations
On June 11, Los Angeles County approved a staged resumption of film and TV production beginning June 12, 2020. However, it comes with extensive regulations. Read more.
California Will Permit Television, Film, and Music Production to Resume on June 12, 2020 Subject to County Public Health Approvals
As several production-heavy states announce the easing of stay-at-home orders and restrictions, the question of how to restart entertainment production in a safe manner has become paramount. Read more.