(July 27, 2010 – Burbank, CA) – Mike Marino has been promoted to Senior Vice President & Chief Employment Counsel, Warner Bros. Entertainment, it was announced today by John Rogovin, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Warner Bros. In his new post, Marino will serve as lead employment counsel for all of Warner Bros.’ businesses worldwide. Marino will supervise the worldwide employment law group and work closely with the businesses in the development, implementation and interpretation of employment and compliance policies, procedures and programs. Based in Burbank, Marino will report directly to Rogovin. “Mike consistently demonstrates strong leadership, tactical thinking, great people skills and excellent judgment as he navigates the complex arena of employment law on behalf of Warner Bros.,” said Rogovin. “This promotion is well deserved, and I look forward to our continued partnership and to working with Mike in his new role.” Prior to his promotion, Marino served as Vice President, Senior Employment & Compliance Counsel for the Studio. Before that, Marino practiced labor and employment law at two national law firms. He also served as a naval officer in the JAG Corps, including assignments as prosecutor, legislation and policy advisor, and chief legal officer of a naval air station overseas. Marino is a magna cum laude graduate of the Syracuse University College of Law and received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations.