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Harry Duran welcomes to the podcast lawyer, author, and fellow podcaster, Gordon Firemark. In this episode, Gordon talks about his podcast, Entertainment Law Update, a show that focuses on current entertainment law cases. Gordon and Harry discuss formatting, maintaining a solid relationship with listeners, and the inspiration behind starting a podcast for such a niche audience. Finally, Gordon discusses his latest project aimed at helping people understanding the legality of their podcasts.

What We Covered:

  • 04:26 – Harry welcomes Gordon Firemark to the podcast
  • 04:48 – Gordon talks about the technology he uses to record on
  • 05:35 – Gordon’s theatre background
  • 09:22 – Tips Gordon would give to podcasters who use multiple microphones
  • 10:39 – Gordon and Harry discuss their favorite theatre shows
  • 13:21 – Continuation errors in television and movies
  • 14:34 – Gordon’s legal background
  • 15:30 – What Gordon learned from working in the entertainment industry
  • 16:20 – Entering into entertainment law
  • 19:11 – Why Gordon prefers to work alone
  • 20:06 – The first time Gordon heard the term ‘podcast’
  • 21:14 – The inspiration behind Gordon’s podcast
  • 24:15 – Harry urges the audience to listen to The Feed Podcast
  • 26:01 – The specific format of Gordon’s podcast
  • 28:39 – The relationship with the listener
  • 30:14 – Gordon discusses interacting with listeners of his podcast
  • 31:09 – How Tamara became Gordon’s co-host
  • 34:33 – The dynamic between Gordon and Tamara
  • 38:05 – How Gordon decides which stories get coverage on his podcast
  • 39:48 – Recent cases that Gordon has been covering
  • 43:07 – Gordon discusses representing podcasters
  • 45:02 – The biggest legal misconceptions podcasters have about copyrights
  • 47:29 – Harry talks about one of his clients who wanted to use a specific song in his podcast
  • 50:13 – Gordon speculates about a second podcast project he may pursue
  • 51:56 – What is something Gordon has changed his mind about recently
  • 53:20 – What is the most misunderstood thing about Gordon
  • 54:52 – Where listeners can follow Gordon and his podcast

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Links Mentioned

Gordon’s Website

Gordon’s LinkedIn

Gordon’s Instagram

Gordon’s Twitter

Entertainment Law Update Podcast

Podcast Movement Website

The Feed Podcast

Gordon’s eBook

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