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Disrupting Implicit Bias in the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Industries:
A Focus on the Legal Profession


Panelists will share best practices for disrupting implicit bias in the legal profession with a particular focus on the Entertainment, Arts and Sports law field.

Sponsored by the Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section, the Intellectual Property Law Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the New York State Bar Association.

Monday, October 21, 2019
Registration: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | CLE Program: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | Reception: 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location and Hosted By: 
Viacom
1515 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

1.5 MCLE Credits | 1.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias, 0.5 Areas of Professional Practice

Free for Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law & Intellectual Property Law Section Members | NYSBA Member: $25 | Non-Member: $50

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Program Co-Chairs
Anne S. Atkinson, Esq. | Of Counsel | Pryor Cashman LLP
Deborah Robinson, Esq. | Vice President, Anti-Piracy BALA | Viacom Inc.

Moderator
Cheryl L. Davis, Esq. | General Counsel | Authors Guild

Program Faculty
Carla M. Miller, Esq. | Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs & Litigation Counsel | Universal Music Group
Oscar Pelaez, Esq. | Senior Director, Business Affairs | Kobalt Music
Jill Pilgrim, Esq. | Founder | Pilgrim & Associates Law Offices
Deborah Robinson, Esq. | Vice President, Anti-Piracy BALA | Viacom Inc.
Joshua Zuckerberg, Esq. | Partner | Pryor Cashman LLP



Tuition Assistance: Any New York attorney who has a genuine financial hardship may apply for tuition assistance for a CLE program. Learn more at www.nysba.org/TuitionAssistance.

Newly Admitted Attorneys: This program is transitional. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.

Out-of-State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey.  If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.

Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the program WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.


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If you have any questions about this program, please contact Patrick Boland, CLE Program Manager or Kristina Maldonado, Section Liaison.


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Program Co-Sponsored by the NYSBA Intellectual Property Law Section


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Join us for the 31st North American Law Summit

November 13, 2019 - November 17, 2019

Ritz-Carlton Cancun, Mexico


  • 4 nights in ultra luxurious Ritz-Carlton Cancun
  • Includes breakfast daily*
  • Includes all taxes, portage fees, housekeeping, round trip airport transfers and gratuities
  • Opening night cocktail party and heavy hors d'oeuvres
  • Final night cocktail party and talent show
  • Discounted Spa Services
  • Information for off-site tours and fantastic excursions will be available pre and post hotel

*Breakfast daily is included for the single and double occupancy. All 3rd or 4th room occupants will have a separate fee. 


Limited VIP room supply...First Come, First Served. 

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JANUARY 28: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SECTION ANNUAL MEETING PROGRAM

The NYSBA Annual Meeting will be held January 27-31, 2020

IP Section Annual Meeting Program
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas, NYC 


More details to follow in the coming months.  


IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions 

Recording now available!

Total Credits: 6.5 (Professional Practice 2.0, Skills 3.0, Ethics 1.5) 

IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 10, 2015.

Topics include:

  • Considering the deal
  • Asset review
  • Licenses
  • Drafting representations and warranties, indemnification obligations
  • Preparation of IP schedules, assignment and other IP-related documents
  • Ethical considerations

NYSBA Member price: $215 | Non-Member Price: $325
Intellectual Property Law Section Member Price: $125
Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

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(recorded November 10, 2015)

Recording Now Available!

Total Credits: 7.0 MCLE Credits including 1.0 Ethics credit

The Future Of Intellectual Property, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 10, 2016.

Topics include:

-Intellectual Property Rights in a Post-BREXIT World

-What You Need to Know About the New Defend Trade Secrets Act

-Venturing Forward: Issues Facing Start-Up Companies

-Ethical Considerations in Data Security and Protection

T-he USPTO Today and Tomorrow

-Beyond the Second Screen

NYSBA Member Price: $150
NON-Member Price: $235.00

Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

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(recorded November 10, 2016)

Recording Now Available!

Total Credits: 7.0 (5.5 credits in Areas of Professional Practice and 1.5 Credits in Ethics)

Around the Edges of IP, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 9, 2017

Topics Include:

-Taxation of Intellectual Property Rights

-Complexities of IP in Bankruptcy

-What IP Practitioners Should Know about Estate Planning and Administration of Intellectual Property and Digital Assets: Advising Clients and Spotting the Issues

-The Business of IP – Monetization and Securitization of IP Assets

-Who Is My Client and How Do They Know That?: Navigating Conflicts of Interest in IP Transactions

-To Franchise, or Not To Franchise, That is the Question: What You Need To Know in the US and Latin America About Franchising and Intellectual Property

IP Section Member Price: $150
NYSBA Member Price: $233.31
NON-Member Price: $350.00

Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

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(recorded November 9, 2017)

The Intellectual Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association introduces members of our Association to the interesting and growing areas of law which make up Intellectual Property Law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and Internet intellectual property law issues. We provide educational programs, other activities and invite the participation of attorneys, law students and non-lawyer members of the business community. We invite our members to take advantage of substantive legal research through our Law Watch search results, to discuss issues and ideas in our discussion groups, and to participate fully in the e-community of the site.

IP-Robin Silverman

Meet the Chair
Robin E. Silverman, Esq.

Executive Committee Roster | IP Section Bylaws

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IP SEction Photo Galleries

Women in IP 2012  Women in IP 2013 2014 IP Section Annual Meeting

2015 Fall IP Due Diligence Program Photos >

Women in Intellectual Property Law Photos > 20152014 | 2013 |  2012
Read more about the 2015 Women in IP program 

2014 Annual Meeting Photos >

2013 Fall Meeting Photos >

20th Anniversary Photos >

THANK YOU!

The Intellectual Property Law Section extends its gratitude to the following for their significant sponsorship over the past year:

Brooks Brothers
Cahn Litigation Services
Casalonga
Coach
Coty
Davis & Gilbert LLP
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.
FTI Consulting
Harman
HBO
Hiscock & Barclay LLP
Kilpatrick Townsend
Stout Risius Ross

Micro Strategies
NYLS Institute for Information Law and Policy
Park IP Translations
Physique 57
Pryor Cashman LLP
Reckitt Benckiser
Recommind
Revlon
Rouse
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Singer
Thomson Reuters/Thomson CompuMark
Tory Burch
WilmerHale


VIEW THE LATEST 
Bright Ideas

The Intellectual Property Law Section Newsletter (Bright Ideas) features peer-written, substantive articles about current issues in intellectual property law, including social media, patents, copyrights and trademarks. Also included are recent cases and updates on Section programs and events. Bright Ideas is published three times per year by the Intellectual Property Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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intellectual property Law Section PRIVATE ONLINE PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY


We are pleased to announce the launch of an Internet-based private online professional Community for the Intellectual Property Law Section. We invite you to participate. Members of our Section run the gamut from law students and newly admitted attorneys who are just finding their way to well-seasoned and experienced attorneys in the Intellectual Property field. We want all of you to share your experiences and your knowledge while also being free to ask questions of others in the Section and participating in the intellectual discourse we hope to generate. 

The Community is private for Intellectual Property Section members only. (Not a member? Dues are only $30/year with NYSBA membership: Join here.) Commercial search engines are excluded and only Intellectual Property Law members can search the site or identify other members.    

Learn about NYSBA's private online professional Communities (video)

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