The International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL) has elected entertainment attorney Jeff Liebenson as its new president. He succeeds Eric Keyzer, who served as president of IAEL for the past four years.

Liebenson, an attorney at Herrick Feinstein in New York, negotiated the first iTunes agreement with Apple on behalf of EMI. He also represented Sony Music in the establishment of Pressplay and Gracenote in obtaining digital lyric licensing rights from publishers.

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