Events

The Innovation Center hosts a number of events every year focused on intellectual property, data and privacy, information and technology, and innovation and entrepreneurship.

Upcoming Events

 

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Past Events

 

Master Class: Fashion and Protecting Shoe Designs with Marylee Jenkins ’91 of Arent Fox

Thursday, November 15, 2018, 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Boardroom W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Marylee Jenkins ’91, a partner in the New York office at Arent Fox. Our speaker discussed the different intellectual property strategies that fashion brands may adopt when seeking to protect shoe designs.

1 CLE credit was made available for lawyers in Areas of Professional Practice.

CLE materials can be found HERE.

 

Privacy Talks: The Dangers of Facial Recognition Technology with Woodrow Hartzog

Monday, November 12, 2018, 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., Room W120

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion on the dangers of facial recognition technology with Woodrow Hartzog, Professor of Law and Computer Science at Northeastern University School of Law and the College of Computer and Information Science, and Ari Ezra Waldman, Professor of Law at New York Law School.

 

Hot Topics and Careers in Privacy Law

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 1:00pm – 1:50pm, Room W220

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology and the Privacy Law Association hosted a lunchtime panel featuring attorneys that discussed future issues in privacy and the different responsibilities that come with working at a consulting firm that specializes in privacy, security, identity and access management, and regulatory compliance. Panelists included Mayra Cavazos and Dan Goldstein of Tuerois.

 

IP Lunch: The Law of Influence with Dorian Slater Thomas of Frankfurt Kurnit

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Room W302

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Dorian Slater Thomas, an associate in the Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations Group at Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC. Our speaker discussed the right of privacy, FTC guidelines, and copyright issues as they pertain to influencers.

 

Fashion Law Symposium 2018 | What is Real? Authenticity, Transparency, and Trust in the Digital Age of Fashion

Friday, October 26, 2018, 10:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Events Center

The Fashion Law Initiative and the New York Law School Law Review hosted a full-day fashion law symposium where practitioners, scholars, influencers, and designers participated in discussions on topics that included anti-counterfeiting enforcement on digital platforms, the rise of virtual influencers and their impact on the future of social media marketing, and the new intellectual property and privacy challenges being raised by innovative technologies such as blockchain in fashion. Guests included counsel for Cartier, Calvin KleinChristian Louboutin, Estée Lauder, David Yurman, Rag & Bone, Salvatore Ferragamo, Star Athletica, and more.

5 CLE credits were made available for lawyers in Areas of Professional Practice.

Click HERE for the full program and registration information.

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AI and Networking with Sue Glueck of Microsoft

Friday, October 19, 2018, 11:00am – 12:00pm, Room C425

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology and the Privacy Law Association hosted a lunchtime discussion on AI and networking development with Sue Glueck, Academic Relations Director of Microsoft’s Corporate, External and Legal Affairs Department.

 

Cybersecurity: Safer Practices for Your Client

Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:50pm, Room W320

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology and the Privacy Law Association hosted a lunchtime panel featuring technology professionals and attorneys in discussion about technology practices for clients. The technology professionals discussed how to implement systems for emails and networks, and the attorneys advised on data breaches, hacking schemes, phishing, and more. Panelists included Patrick Buono of Aurora Computer Technology, Inc., Stephanie Louis Charles ’14 of Focal Point Data Risk, Carl Scalzo of Online Computers and Communications LLC, and Doreen Shaoulpour ’17 of Focal Point Data Risk.

 

IP Lunch: Fashion Tech and the Law with Tim Hirsch of Gwynnie Bee

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion about innovative fashion technology with Tim Hirsch, VP Legal and General Counsel of Gwynnie Bee. Our speaker discussed how Gwynnie Bee is revolutionizing the retail space through its new subscription service for women’s clothing.

 

The World’s Strongest Data Protection Law: An Overview

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Room W402

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology co-sponsored a presentation and discussion with the Center for Business and Financial Law, the Center for International Law, and Mauricio F. Paez, a partner in the New York office of Jones Day. Students interested in cybersecurity, data protection, and privacy law learned about the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), its extraterritorial reach, enforcement, and penalty scheme.

 

Master Class: Digital Evidence and the Fourth Amendment: Cellular Devices with Michael Pasinkoff

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Michael Pasinkoff, Assistant District Attorney in the Violent Criminal Enterprises Unit of the New York County District Attorney’s Office. Our speaker discussed how cellular telephones have raised new questions relating to privacy and the Fourth Amendment, including the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision holding that the government must obtain a search warrant before obtaining Historical Cell-Site Location Information (CSLI) from a phone company. Our speaker addressed what CSLI actually entails, the new legal requirements for obtaining it and how CSLI is used during a criminal trial.

1 CLE credit was made available for lawyers in Areas of Professional Practice.

CLE materials can be found here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4

 

Technology for Lawyers Working Group: Tech and Surveillance in Intimate Partner Violence with Karen Levy

Monday, September 24, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Karen Levy, Assistant Professor of Information Science at Cornell University and affiliated faculty at Cornell Law School, and Professor Ari Ezra Waldman, Professor of Law at New York Law School. At this talk, our speakers considered how technologies intervene in the contexts of workplace dynamics and intimate relationships.

1 CLE credit was available for lawyers in Areas of Professional Practice.

CLE materials can be found HERE.

 

Innovation Center Fall Semester Welcome Reception

Thursday, September 6, 2018, 5:00pm – 7:00pm, Room W401

All students interested in intellectual property, technology, and privacy law were invited to meet each other and faculty at a semester welcome reception hosted by the Innovation Center for Law and Technology.

 

 

IP Lunch: Graffiti Art and the Law with Professor Richard Chused

Thursday, September 6, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Professor Richard Chused on his recent intellectual property scholarship entitled Moral Right: The Anti-Rebellion Graffiti Heritage of 5Pointz, a lengthy survey and analysis of the famous aerosol art complex at 5Pointz, its demolition, and the moral rights litigation that concluded with a large damage award against the developer who owns the site.