International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that it represented Greater Talent Network in its sale, announced September 12, 2017, to United Talent Agency.
Greater Talent Network (GTN) is one of the most influential speakers bureaus in the nation. It connects the most dynamic storytellers in business, politics, technology, entertainment, literature and sports with audiences around the world. United Talent Agency (UTA) is a leading global talent and entertainment company representing many of the most acclaimed figures across film, television, news, music, sports, theater, fine art, literature, video games, podcasts and other social and digital content. The union immediately establishes UTA as a market leader in live speaking engagements at a time when public figures from all walks of life are seeking to extend their brands across all available platforms.
The Dorsey team was led by New York Corporate Partner Steven Khadavi and New York Corporate Associate David Mack. The rest of the Dorsey team included specialists in tax, benefits, employment, benefits, intellectual property and corporate and securities law from Dorsey’s offices in New York, Palo Alto, Seattle, Minneapolis and Southern California. New York Trial Partner Jonathan Herman has acted as the Firm’s relationship partner with GTN over the years.