HNLR 2020-2021 Student Note Competition Winner: Daniel Abowd!
Daniel Abowd serves as Vice President/General Manager of the Royalty Network, Inc., an independent music publisher representing songwriters such as Bill Withers, Killer Mike, and Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes. His academic research has explored musicological and evidentiary issues in music copyright infringement litigation, the mechanics and impact of Copyright Royalty Board proceedings, and alternative dispute resolution avenues for songwriters. He earned his J.D. in 2021 as an Evening Division graduate of Fordham University School of Law. He previously received his M.A. in Music Business from New York University, and his B.A. in Music and Economics from Cornell University.