Jonathan Lutzky is General Counsel at VICE Media, a global
youth media company that includes print, event, music, online, television, and
feature film divisions that operates in over 35 countries. VICE is the industry leader in original video for the web, with
dozens of original series franchises across all content categories.
Prior to that joining VICE, Jonathan served as counsel at
MTV Networks, where he drafted negotiated licenses, venue agreements, talent
agreements, merchandising agreements, publishing agreements, broadcasting
agreements, and production agreements.
Before his tenure at MTV Networks, Jonathan worked at
MasurLaw as associate counsel. Jonathan previously worked at Bienstock &
Michael, PC, where he worked on various intellectual property matters, with a
particular emphasis on trademark prosecution. Jonathan has experience working
closely with musicians, record labels, record producers, television producers,
television networks, web developers, visual artists, and
Jonathan received a B.A. from the University of
Pennsylvania, where he studied communications in the Annenberg School, and a
J.D. from New York Law School. During law school, he was a member of the New York
Law School Moot Court Association. Throughout his second and third years of law
school, Jonathan worked in the Business
and Legal Affairs department of EMI Music North America.