Communications Law in the Digital Age 2018 (2 day event)

Communications Law in the Digital Age 2018 (2 day event)
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Why You Should Attend
Media and communications law must respond to new challenges, including from digital and social media. The areas of First Amendment, privacy, intellectual property, newsgathering and reporter’s privilege law are changing rapidly. The expert faculty of law firm practitioners, in-house counsel, government officials, and academics will address these issues. Unlike any other program, Communications Law in the Digital Age 2018 is a comprehensive, “one-stop shop,” providing the legal, strategic and practical knowledge needed to keep apace in these areas of law.

Topics Include

  • The FCC’s approach to deregulation of the communications sector
  • New First Amendment developments
  • Domestic and international legislative, judicial and regulatory developments on data protection and privacy
  • Updates on reporter’s privilege and newsgathering liability
  • Important recent intellectual property decisions affecting the media
  • Current issues in right of publicity law
  • Hot topics in Section 230, commercial speech, and anti-SLAPP law
  • Earn one hour of ethics credit

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for firm attorneys, in-house counsel and other professionals who practice in the fields of media and telecommunications, corporate compliance, privacy, and First Amendment law.

11/8/2018 8:45 AM - 11/9/2018 5:15 PM
Columbus Bar Association 175 South Third Street Suite 1100 Columbus, Ohio 43215