Speeches


Ethics: The Responsibility of Lawyers in Advising Government and Private Clients on the Use of Electronic Media
Columbia Law School Executive Education (Nov. 18, 2016)

Emerging Issues: Social Media and the Law
North American Entertainment, Sports & IP Law Summit, Riviera Maya, Mexico (November 11, 2016)

Copyright Enforcement in the Digital Environment
India Today Media Institute, Noida, India (Jul. 25, 2016)
India Law Institute, New Delhi, India (Jul. 25, 2016)
National Association of Software and Service Companies, New Delhi, India (Jul. 25, 2016)
The American Center, New Delhi, India (Jul. 26, 2016)
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Jul. 26, 2016)

Intellectual Property Laws for Traditional and Internet-Based Businesses
Gujarat National Law University, Ahmedabad, India (Jul. 27, 2016)
Ahmedabad Management Association, Y.J. Trivedi Academy of Intellectual Property Rights and Indo American Chamber of Commerce, Ahmedabad, India (Jul. 27, 2016)

An Overview of Intellectual Property Laws in the US
Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India (Jul. 28, 2016)

Intellectual Property Laws for the Entertainment and Media Industries
Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad, India (Jul. 28, 2016)
Institute of Intellectual Property Studies & Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, India (Jul. 29, 2016)

Innovation and IPR: New Game to Win Over
Gujarat Innovation Society, Ahmedabad, India (Jul. 28, 2016)

Advanced Copyright Law Annual Review 2016: Google Books
Practicing Law Institute, New York, New York (March 23, 2016)

Pleasures of the Harbor: DMCA Safe Harbor Eligibility
Copyright & Technology Conference, New York, New York (January 19, 2016)

Copyrights, Trademarks and Fair Use of Social Media Content: What’s Fair Game and What’s Off Limits for Communications Practitioners?
Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting, New York, New York (January 10, 2016)

Social Media Update
North American Sports, Entertainment, IP Law Summit, Cancun, Mexico (November 12, 2015)

Virtual Roundtable: Cyber Security 2015
​Corporate LiveWire (June 2015)

Contracts 101: Fair Use and the Dramatist
Dramatists Guild of America, New York, New York (May 5, 2015)

Advanced Copyright Law Annual Review 2015 - Fair Use: Google Books and HathiTrust

PLI, New York, New York (March 25, 2015)

​Social Media – Does Personal Mean Public Domain?
​North American Entertainment, Sports & Intellectual Property Conference, Liberia, Costa Rica (November 14, 2014)

​ABC, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc.
: Implications For Copyright Law And Content Delivery On The Internet
​Law Seminars International (July 1, 2014)

Aereo: In the Wake of the Supreme Court Argument
Copyright Society of the USA and New York Intellectual Property Law Association, New York, New York (May 1, 2014)

Regulating the Internet: SOPA, PIPA and Politics
Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts, Columbia Law School, New York, New York (January 28, 2014)

Social Media – Now, Forever and Stuck on You
North American Entertainment, Sports & Intellectual Property Conference, Montego Bay, Jamaica (November 6, 2013)

License To Thrive: Direct Licensing, Compulsories & Artist Compensation
Future of Music Summit, Washington, D.C (October 28, 2013)

​Copyright 2013
CMJ Music Marathon, New York, New York (October 18, 2013)

We Want….a Shrubbery!!! Kelley v. Chicago Park District and Renewed Consideration of Authorship and Fixation Under Copyright Law
Moderator, The Copyright Society of the U.S.A., Bolton Landing, New York (June 10, 2013)

A Debate on Legislation to Prevent Online Piracy and Copyright Infringement
Duke University School of Law (February 19, 2013)

After the Ordeal: Public Policy in the Post-SOPA/PIPA World (Moderator)
Copyright & Technology 2012 Conference, New York, New York (December 5, 2012)

E-Commerce/Consumer Data and Privacy Rights
North American Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference, Cancun, Mexico (November 9, 2012)

Internet Law Update: Guest Lecture
Columbia University School of Continuing Education, English for Professional Purposes (Law) Program. New York, New York (July 25, 2012)

A Whole New World Digital Mechanisms and Platforms for Music Licensing
New York City Bar Association, New York, New York (May 16, 2012)

SOPA: What It Got Right, Where It Went Wrong, and How Do We Move Forward?
New York University School of Law, New York, New York (March 27, 2012)

The Defense of SOPA
Copynight NYC, New York, New York (February 28, 2012)

New Music Services Push the Legal Envelope Panelist
Copyright & Technology 2011 Conference, New York, New York (November 30, 2011)

Antitrust Update - Current Issues in the Arts, Sports, and Entertainment
North American Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (November 11, 2011)

The DMCA Safe Harbor: Anchored or Adrift?
EASL’s Subcommittee on Music & Recording Industry and the Cardozo IP & Information Law Program (CIPILP), Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (March 2, 2011)

Music in the Cloud: Navigating the Shift from Personal Ownership to Streaming Access
Northwestern Law School (February 7, 2011)

Understanding Copyright Law 2010
PLI, New York, New York (July 19, 2010)

Panelist
LLAGNY Bridge the Gap, New York, New York (March 26, 2010)

Ethics for Attorney Emails & Web Communications: Hidden Perils of Blackberries, Blogging & Twittering
HB Litigation Conference (November 11, 2009)

Fair Use & Permissions
PLI Understanding Copyright Law 2009 (July 27, 2009)

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Career Panel
(July 22, 2009)

Imagine: A Dancing Baby and The Encyclopedia of Fair Use
Copyright Society (February 26, 2009)

Secondary Liability and the Internet
PLI Bridge-the-Gap II (January 25, 2009)

Finding Your Niche
Panelist, New York University School of Law (August 21, 2008)

Electronic Discovery: Emerging Concerns
PLI Bridge-the-Gap II (August 12, 2008)

Secondary Liability and the Internet
PLI Bridge-the Gap II (January 13, 2008)

The Current Landscape
Mealey's Product Recall Liability Conference: Made in China and Beyond, Washington, D.C. (December 10, 2007)

Electronic Litigation Tools
New York State Bar Association Second Corporate Counsel Institute (October 11-12, 2007)

Electronic Discovery: Emerging Concerns
PLI Bridge-the-Gap II (August 14, 2007)

Legal Risks of Uncontrolled Email and Web Content
Messagelabs Webinar (March 14, 2007)

Electronic Discovery: Emerging Concerns
PLI Bridge-the-Gap II (January 4, 2007)

Electronic Discovery: Emerging Concerns
PLI Bridge-the-Gap II (August 24, 2006)

From Pac-Man to PS3 - the Law of Video Games

New York County Lawyers Association (May 2, 2006)

​Overview of the Problem of Infringement: The Transition from Traditional Piracy to the Liability of Internet Intermediaries, and Beyond
Keynote Presentation, Association Littéraire Et Artistique Internationale Conference, Oaxaca, Mexico (June 2004)

Copyright and the Internet
New York City Bar Association Telecommunications Law Committee (December 2, 2003)

Music, Technology and the Law, Litigating and Legislating the Use of Peer-to-Peer Systems
​Moderator, Columbia University School of Law (November 12, 2003)

Beyond Napster: Copyright Enforcement on the Internet
​Moderator, Columbia University School of Law (November 13, 2002)
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