Internet Law Update 2018: Understanding the Legal and Tax Environment of the Web-Based Business
This full-day program will provide attendees with a comprehensive update to internet and technology-related laws and regulations applicable to businesses in the U.S. and abroad. The program will cover the most recent privacy and cybersecurity developments in the U.S., an introduction to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - which promises to be the most significant data privacy regulation in 20 years, developments in defamation and intellectual property law, legal issues related to the use of social media, and the enforceability of contracts and tax issues related to U.S. e-Commerce businesses.
Who Should Attend
Attorneys in the general practice of law, international, business and technology law practitioners.
Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Business Law Section
Live CLE Program & Webcast
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | CFA Society New York, 1540 Broadway, Suite 1010, New York, NY 10036 | Live & Webcast
7.5 MCLE Credits: 6.5 Areas of Professional Practice; 1.0 Ethics
NYSBA Member: $175 | Non-Member: $275
Section Member: $135
- The Internet Turns 25: Overview of Recent Legal Developments Affecting Web-Based Businesses
- Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Law in Europe: Coping with the New GDPR
- Dealing with “Open Source” Software and Other “Copyleft” Issues
- Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law Developments Affecting Web-Based Businesses
- Website Owners' Immunity from Liability and the Section 230 Defense: Will It Survive 2018?
- Artificial Intelligence and the Law: Can Software be Legally Accountable for the Decisions It Makes?
- Legal Issues Involving Social Media
- Taxes, Nexus and Other Issues Facing e-Commerce Companies
Overall Program Chair
Cliff Ennico, Esq., Law Office of Clifford R. Ennico, Fairfield, CT
Corey Omer, Esq., Sullivan & Cromwell, LLP, New York, NY
Gerald Ferguson, Esq., Baker & McKenzie LLP, New York, NY
John D. Wood, Esq., The Law Firm of John D. Wood, PLLC, New York, NY
Shanna K. Sanders, Esq., Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti, Albany, NY
Alison Arden Besunder, P.C., Arden Besunder, P.C., New York, NY
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. 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 segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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If you have any questions about this program, please contact staff attorney Sally Bratten.