SPORTS, DRUGS and ROCK & ROLL
Co-sponsored with the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Law Section
Thursday, October 18, 2018
2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
5:30 - 7:00pm - Netowrking Reception
Arent Fox, 1301 Avenue of the Americas (52nd - 53rd Streets), 42nd Floor, New York, NY
Sponsored by the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law and the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Law Sections
This program is approved for up to 3.0 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice.
EASL and Food, Drug and Cosmetic Law Section members: $50 | NYSBA members: $75 | Non-members: $100 | NYSBA and Section Law Students: $40
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EASL Dues: $35 | Food, Drug and Cosmetic Law: $25 Please note that you must be a NYSBA member to join a section
2:30 – 2:45pm Welcome and Introduction - Barry Skidelsky, Esq., New York, NY EASL Chair
2:45 – 4:00pm Panel One: This panel will address the intersection of sports and drug laws, touching on the usage of legal and illegal substances to enhance athletic performance, as well as regulatory issues relating to drug approvals and dietary supplements.
1.5 credits of Professional Practice
Brian Malkin, Esq., Arent Fox, Washington, DC (FDC Chair)
Rick Collins, Esq., Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry, Mineola, NY
Jay Manfre, Esq., Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry, Mineola, NY
Cameron Myler, Esq., CAS Arbitrator/NYU Professor, New York, NY
Bill Ordower, Esq., EVP/GC, Major League Soccer, New York, NY
Adolpho Birch, Esq., (invited) SVP/Labor Policy & League Affairs, National Football League, New York, NY
4:00 – 4:15pm Break
4:15 – 5:30pm Panel Two: This panel will discuss the legal fallout in entertainment and sports from what has come to be known as the "Me Too" movement. Topics to be covered include morals or scandals clauses, inclusion riders, NDAs, and tips on how to ethically manage a scandal or arrest of a client (including the dilemma between confidentiality and disclosure).
1.5 credits of Professional Practice
Program Co-Chairs: Ann LaBarbera, Esq., Pamela Jones, Esq., Robert Seigel, Esq.
Eriq Gardner, Sr. Editor, The Hollywood Reporter, New York, NY
Ben Brafman, Esq., Brafman & Associates, New York, NY
Greg Chiarello, Esq., Outten & Golden, New York, NY
Kalpana Kotagal, Esq., Cohen Milstein, Washington, DC
Jennifer O'Sullivan, Esq., Arent Fox, New York, NY
Kristin Klein Wheaton, Esq., Goldberg Sagalla, Buffalo, NY
5:30 – 7:00pm Networking Reception
Please email Kristina Maldonado at [email protected] with any questions.
Discounts and Scholarships: New York State Bar Association members and non-members may apply for a discount or scholarship to attend this program, based on financial hardship. This discount applies to the educational portion of the program only. Under that policy, any member of our Association or non-member who has a genuine basis of his/her hardship, if approved, can receive a discount or scholarship, depending on the circumstances. To apply for a discount or scholarship, please send your request in writing to Kristina Maldonado at: New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207 or [email protected].
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: NYSBA welcomes participation by individuals with disabilities. NYSBA is committed to complying with all applicable laws that prohibit discrimina¬tion against individuals on the basis of disability in the full and equal enjoyment of its goods, services, programs, activities, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations. To request auxiliary aids or services or if you have any questions regarding accessibility, please contact Stephanie Bugos at (518) 487.5588 or [email protected].