June 4 Monday

Commercial Speech and the First Amendment: Does the Right of Publicity Transcend Commercial Speech?

  • Monday, June 4, 2018 at 8:30AM - 2:30PM
  • New York City
  • Open To The YLS Community Only
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Please join us for an in-depth discussion on right of publicity. Register here: https://commspeechrop.eventbrite.com

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Our keynote speaker will be Jennifer Rothman, Professor of Law at Loyola Law School, Joseph Scott Fellow, and author of “The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World.”

Panels will include:

Does the First Amendment have anything to say here? 
Moderator:      Jeremy Feigelson, Debevoise & Plimpton
Panelists:         Robert C. Post, Sterling Professor of Law, Yale Law School 
                        Jennifer Rothman, Professor of Law, Joseph Scott Fellow, Loyola Law School
                        Rebecca Tushnet, Frank Stanton Professor of the First Amendment, Harvard Law School                       

Litigating Claims
Moderator:      Stacey Dogan, Professor, Boston University School of Law
Panelists:         David Schulz, Ballard & Spahr LLP
                        Nathan Siegel, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
                        Annie Pell, National Football League

Legislative Initiatives
Moderator:      Daniel Kummer, NBCUniversal Media, LLC
Panelists:         Gena Feist, Take Two Interactive Software, Inc.
                        Edward Rosenthal, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
                        Vans Stevenson, Motion Picture Association of American, Inc.

Application for New York accreditation of this program is currently pending.

Thanks to Ballard Spahr LLP, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Debevoise & Plimpton and Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC for sponsoring this event.

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Abrams, ISP