The IILP hosts myriad events every year focused on intellectual property, data and privacy, information and technology, and innovation and entrepreneurship.
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries will speak about innovation in New York and his work in Washington developing policies to further innovation nationally. Congressman Jeffries represents New York’s Eighth Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, where he serves on the House Judiciary Committee, including the subcommittees on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet and on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law. Recently, Congressman Jeffries introduced H.R. 5108 formalizing the PTO’s clinical program for law students; his bill was signed into law by President Obama last December.
VocaliD Voice Donation
Wed, April 8 and Thurs, April 9 | All Day | W Building, 5th Floor, Cafeteria Student Table
This two-day event will give NYLS community members the opportunity to donate their voice to VocaliD, an organization dedicated to creating individualized voices for the millions worldwide who rely on computerized voice generators to communicate.
Net Neutrality Panel
Wed, April 15 | 12:45-2:15pm | W420
Three panelists will discuss recent FCC net neutrality changes and their practical impact.
Master Class with John Scordo
John Scordo ’88 is a partner at K&L Gates LLP and focuses his practice on data privacy and protection, insurance coverage, and complex commercial litigation. He counsels clients on data privacy and protection, best practices, breach preparation and response, and post-breach regulatory liability and litigation.