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Lawyer

Samuel Sacks, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Entertainment Law.

Background

Sacks, Samuel was born on March 29, 1908 in New York City. Son of Isidor and Lotta (Basel) Sacks.

Education

City College of the City University of New York. St. John's University (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Head television business affairs West Coast, William Morris Agency, Beverly Hills, California, 1942-1975;of counsel on entertainment field matters, Simon & Sheridan, Los Angeles, 1975-1989;attorney, Caucus for Producers, Writers, Dirs., Los Angeles, 1975-1995. Judge pro tem Beverly Hills Small Claims Court, 1990-1995. Administrator Samll claims pro tem program Beverly Hills Court, 1991-1995.

Arbitrator American Arbitration Association, Screen Actors Guild, Association Talent Assemblies of God Theological Seminary.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Active University Judaism, Jewish Family Service, United Synagogue American. Member American Bar Association (entertainment copyright section 1975-1994), Los Angeles County Bar Association (intellectual property section 1975-1994), Beverly Hills Bar Association (entertainment committee since 1945), Los Angeles Copyright Society (trustee, treasurer since 1950), Hollywood Radio and television Society, National Academy television Arts and Sciences, Friars Club of California (board directors since 1990), 4 Years Plus (board directors since 1997).

Connections

Married Ethel Hirshman, March 25, 1933 (deceased February 1985). Children: Judith Maizlish, Natalie Harvey, Susan Dvoskin. Married Hannah Harrow, March 29, 1986.

father:
Isidor Sacks

mother:
Lotta (Basel) Sacks

spouse:
Ethel Hirshman

spouse:
Hannah Harrow

child:
Judith Maizlish Sacks

child:
Natalie Harvey Sacks

child:
Susan Dvoskin Sacks