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Shapiro and Rich Named to the Board of Overseers
distinguished career in private practice, Paul E. Shapiro C'64
L'67, has held successive, high-ranking positions in the corporate
world. Currently, he is executive vice president and chief administrative
officer at Revlon Inc., a world leader in cosmetics, skin care, fragrance
and personal care products. He held a similar position with Sunbeam Corp.
and was executive vice president and general counsel for The Coleman Co.
Inc., and for Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc.
R. Bruce Rich L'73 is a partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, a prominent law firm in the field of music licensing. Cited in The Best Lawyers in America, Who’s Who in America, and Chambers Global Guide to the Legal Profession, Rich is a nationally recognized expert in communications-related intellectual property law. His clients include book, magazine and newspaper publishers, broadcasters, cable television companies, and trade associations. Rich specializes in First Amendment rights, music licensing, copyright, trademark and antitrust.
He is Penn Law School’s national chair of Annual Giving. Rich has also been chair of the Benjamin Franklin Society, a member of the IP Panel on Creativity and Law. Rich is a former trustee of the Freedom to Read Foundation.