Panels and Symposia

Upcoming Panels and Symposia


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Past Panels and Symposia


2019 Privacy Law Symposium

Monday, April 8, 2019, 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Faculty and Staff Commons

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology and the Privacy Law Association hosted a three part discussion about cyberharassment litigation, legislation, and life online.

Co-sponsored by the Cyberharassment Clinic and the Cyber Sexual Abuse Task Force.


2019 Sports Law Symposium

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, Faculty and Staff Commons

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted an evening of panels featuring top practitioners, scholars, and other professionals in the sports industry. Topics included emerging issues in sports, equality in sports, and breaking into sports law.

1 CLE credit was made available for lawyers in Areas of Professional Practice; and 1 CLE credit was made available for lawyers in Diversity, Inclusion, and Elimination of Bias.


NETIZENS: A Film Screening and Discussion with Director/Producer Cynthia Lowen

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 5:30pm – 8:30pm, Room W401

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a special screening of NETIZENS, a feature documentary.

NETIZENS exposes the proliferation of cyber harassment faced by women, spreading from the web to the most intimate corners of their lives. As the internet becomes the next frontier of civil rights, this feature documentary follows three women who are targets of harassment, along with advocates, legal experts and others, as they confront digital abuse and strive for equality and justice online.

This screening was followed by a talkback session with director and producer Cynthia Lowen, an Emmy-nominated filmmaker and award-winning writer.


INTA Young Practitioners & Trademark Administrators Panel & Reception
Getting in the Game: IP Protection in Professional Sports

Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Events Center

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted an engaging conversation with in-house intellectual property counsel from four of the major US professional sports leagues: Ayala Deutsch, Executive Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, NBA Properties, Inc.; Dolores F. DiBella, Vice President, Legal Affairs, National Football League; Tanya Fickenscher, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Major League Baseball; and Thomas H. Prochnow, Senior Vice President, Legal, NHL Enterprises, L.P. Each of our panelists discussed their career paths, including how they transformed their interest in IP to a career in professional sports at some of the world’s most celebrated sports leagues. Our panelists also discussed the day-to-day challenges of managing diverse trademark portfolios and IP enforcement in the world of professional sports, in addition to various professional lessons learned along the way.


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

Friday, October 26, 2018, 10:30am – 6:00pm, 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.

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