JONATHAN C. SAPIRSTEIN
Born in Roslyn, New York;
Admitted to bar, 1983, New York, Connecticut, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut; 1984, Massachusetts and U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts.
Education: Syracuse University (A.B., 1975); Case Western Reserve University (J.D., 1982).
Author: "After the First Sale: The Commercial Resale and Rental of Phonorecords," 11 Performing Arts Review, 1982. Contributor, 1982 Hearings before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, on copyright infringements.
Author: "Copyright Law and the Rental of Phonerecords." Contributor: Massachusetts Variations of Commercial Law; Digest of Commercial Laws of the World, Oceana Publications, Inc., 1984; "Basic Bankruptcy," National Business Institute, 1988; "Mortgage Foreclosures and Repossession in Massachusetts," National Business Institute, 1989.
Prize Winner, Nathan Burkan Memorial Copyright Competition, 1981.
Lecturer: 1982 International Music Industry Conference, Lisbon Portugal.
Director: Hebrew Free Loan Association, 1997—.
Delegate: Second International Conference for the Protection of the Family and Minors, Havana, Cuba, 1997. Member, Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts, Inc., 2002—.
Member: Hampden County, Massachusetts and American (Member: Committee on Copyright Law, 1983-1984; Forum Committee on Entertainment and Sports Industries, 1983-1984) Bar Associations; Commercial Law League of America; Massachusetts Conveyancers Association; New England Land Title Association; Greater Springfield Board of Realtors; The Copyright Society of the U.S.A.; International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists; Western Massachusetts Software Association (Member, Advisory Board); Massachusetts Bankers Association (Associate Member); Springfield Hebrew Free Loan Association (President, 2002—).
Reported Cases: In re David's & Unique Eatery 82 B.R. 652 (Bkrptcy. D.Mass., 1987).
Practice Areas: Banking; Commercial Loan Documentation; Mortgage Foreclosure; Real Estate Law; Bankruptcy Law; Corporate; Computer Law; Entertainment; Copyright Law.