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Aereo: What Does the Supreme Court's Decision Mean for Other Internet Video and Cloud-Based Services? (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jul. 17, 2014

Taken from the briefing Aereo: What Does the Supreme Court's Decision Mean for Other Internet Video and Cloud-Based Services? recorded July, 2014.This briefing will review the implications of the Supreme Court's June 25 Aereo decision. The Court held that, regardless of the technological means used, a business engaged in the retransmission of television broadcasts to its subscribers violates the public performance right. The Court repeatedly ...

Aereo: What Does the Supreme Court's Decision Mean for Other Internet Video and Cloud-Based Services? (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jul. 17, 2014

SPEAKER 1: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Bruce Keller. BRUCE KELLER: Welcome everybody. We're going to organize today's briefing by having a series of questions that we've created largely based on comments that we've seen in the press, in the blogosphere, all public record information and all part of the intense interest that has accompanied this case since it was filed. And we thought that since it's an audio conference only, ...

New York Times v. Sullivan at 50: A Look Back and the Road Ahead 2014

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From the program: New York Times v. Sullivan at 50: A Look Back and the Road Ahead

Released on: Apr. 7, 2014

No judicial decision has been more influential in defining the “central meaning of the First Amendment” than Justice William J. Brennan, Jr.’s opinion for the United States Supreme Court in New York Times Co. v. Sullivan. In the fifty years since it was decided, Sullivan has transformed both our national understanding of the “freedom of speech or of the press” and the litigation of claims for defamation, invasion of privacy and related torts. To commemorate ...

Access

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

LEE LEVINE: Give the panelists a second to get seated, and then we will begin. After a year's hiatus, I am happy to report and to introduce to you the return of the access panel. We took a year off last year because we had so much to talk about with respect to Snowden and leak investigations and everything, but access is back, and we're very happy to have as our principal speaker this year David McCraw. David is Vice President and Assistant General ...

Communications Law in the Digital Age 2014

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From the program: Communications Law in the Digital Age 2014

Released on: Nov. 28, 2014

As today’s digital media environment continues to bend and stretch the boundaries of communications law, you need to stay current with strategy, best practices and practical knowledge. Long recognized as the most comprehensive conference in the field, Communications Law in the Digital Age 2014 covers the latest legal developments in: Electronic media Digital communications First Amendment Intellectual property  ...

Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2014

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From the program: Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2014

Released on: Feb. 10, 2014

In this renowned program, hear cutting-edge analysis of federal initiatives and FCC regulations.  Plus, examine the latest negotiation trends, current case law, and the latest technology forecasts. View the country’s leading outside and in-house counsel representing cable operators, programming networks, and online video distributors - and the regulators themselves - to gain an understanding of what has transpired in broadband ...

Cable's Role in Wireless

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Recorded on: Jan. 30, 2014

TARA M. CORVO: OK. We're going to jump right into our last panel of the conference which is cable's role in wireless. I'd like to introduce our panelists. To my left, is Michele Farquhar. Michele is a partner with Hogan Lovells. She focuses her practice on commercial and private wireless and mass media regulation, strategic planning on complex spectrum allocation, and auction related transactional issues, and global telecommunications and competition ...

Class Action Litigation 2014 -- Halliburton and Trends in Securities Class Actions

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From the program: Class Action Litigation 2014

Recorded on: Jul. 15, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Class Action Litigation 2014 recorded July, 2014 in New York.Lecture Topics  [00:57:52]Halliburton and Trends in Securities Class Actions  [00:57:52] What are the likely consequences of the Supreme Court’s ruling? Strategies for plaintiffs’ and defense securities counsel What will be the next big issues to be teed up to the Supreme Court? The purchase price of this segment includes the following article ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

Released on: Mar. 19, 2014

Experienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of entertainment product delivery.Lecture Topics  [Total time 06:07:03]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Introduction * [00:03:46]Kenneth M. Kaufman, Howard Siegel Book Publishing [01:31:02]John Schline, ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Building an Entertainment Law Practice; Ethics

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Building an Entertainment Law Practice; Ethics

Released on: Mar. 17, 2014

Experienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of entertainment product delivery.Lecture Topics [Total time 07:10:05]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.Introduction & Overview of Entertainment Law Issues* [00:01:41]Kenneth M. Kaufman, Howard SiegelTelevision, ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2014 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing

Released on: Mar. 18, 2014

Experienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of entertainment product delivery.Lecture Topics  [Total time 06:07:02] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Introduction* [00:04:50]Kenneth M. Kaufman, Howard Siegel Sound Recordings [03:01:24]Julie Swidler, ...

Developments in First Amendment Jurisprudence

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

LEE LEVINE: All right, everybody. We're going to start back up. If you could get your seats. We move now from the halls of the regulatory agency to the halls of the Supreme Court, and to some extent the courts of appeals. This is our annual session on developments in First Amendment jurisprudence. I will introduce the rest of the panelists after the principal presentation. And that presentation will be made again this year by Paul Smith. Paul is ...

Halliburton and Trends in Securities Class Actions

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Recorded on: Jul. 15, 2014

HOWARD: Our next panel is going to talk more about some recent class action developments in the securities litigation field, particularly the Supreme Court's very recent decision in Halliburton. And for this presentation we have-- It's going to be like point, counterpoint. We've got a leading lawyer on the plaintiff's bar side, who I'll introduce in a moment, and a leading securities defense counsel. And I'm glad I'm not in between them, because there ...

Hot Issues in Social Media

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

EMILIA SIMA: Jeffrey, without further ado. JEFFREY P. CUNARD: Thank you, Sima. Well, thank you all for staying for what I like to think is among the most exciting of the panels at this program. It's particularly exciting for me this time, because unlike the usual PLI communications law panel, where it's the same people more or less year after year-- we have great people-- this year, aside from RonNell, we have all new panelists. So, I want to welcome ...

Intellectual Property

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

BRUCE P. KELLER: All right, everybody, it's Friday afternoon. We're going to try and keep on time so we can conclude on time. So I am going to begin the intellectual property section of the program by starting with the introduction of our principal speaker, Mary Snapp, who's back again and, every year, takes us around the world of intellectual property developments that relate to communications law, and will do so again. Mary, for those of you who ...

Latest Regulatory Developments Affecting Cable's Voice Buisness

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Recorded on: Jan. 30, 2014

HOWARD J. SYMONS: I guess people will trickle in. Welcome back to our final panel of the day. This one is a real test to see if you're awake. JOSE M. JIMENEZ: Hey. HOWARD J. SYMONS: Oh, I'm sorry. These guys have thick skin. It's OK. This is the panel on the cable voice services on the issue confronting cable operators as providers of voice. And as I mentioned this morning, in the introduction, this has been, for a number of years now, an important ...

Law and Regulation of "Intermediary" Businesses 2014: Consumer-Facing Technology Providers, Online Platforms, and Online Media

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From the program: Law and Regulation of "Intermediary" Businesses 2014: Consumer-Facing Technology Providers, Online Platforms, and Online Media

Released on: Nov. 19, 2014

The Internet has spawned many new business models that arise from empowering consumers and satisfying their desires, providing technologies or services that bring individuals and businesses together in new marketplaces, shaking up old industries and networks, and creating new business opportunities and challenges. New technologies and online platforms and marketplaces have changed not only the world of publishing and entertainment but also varied ...

Legal Ethics for Media Lawyers: Current Issues

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

SPEAKER: Welcome back everybody. We are going to begin, even though people are still drifting in from the lunchroom, with the ethics portion of the program. Let me begin by introducing Bruce Johnson, who is chairing this section of the program again for us, thank you Bruce. He is a veteran litigator whose expertise includes advising on First Amendment issues. Particularly those involving commercial speech. And I held this up yesterday, but not enough ...

New Issues Arising in Affiliate Deals in A Mulitplatform Era

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Recorded on: Jan. 30, 2014

TARA M. CORVO: OK, Grace is on a mission. And we continue. So the next panel is actually something that is new this year. We developed it in response to comments from you. The comments on people's feedback forms are really helpful. And one comment that we got several times last year is that you'd like to see panels focus more on real life business issues and how these regulatory questions affect people's actual business decisions and lives in the ...

Newsgathering Liability

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

LEE LEVINE: OK, everyone. Please take your seats. We're back for the last panel of the day. And that is The Law of Newsgathering Liability. I'm going to proceed as we have with the other panels and introduce the speaker first, and then introduce the other panelists to you when we get to the discussion portion. Our long time principal speaker on the newsgathering liability panel, Tom Weatherbury, is unfortunately unable to be with us today. He is in ...

Privacy

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Recorded on: Jan. 30, 2014

SPEAKER 1: With that, let's put that frivolity behind us and let's start with John and talk about how Cox approaches privacy? JOHN P. SPALDING: OK. Thank you, Howard. I'll start by giving a quick overview of who Cox Communications is today. We're a family-owned broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, internet, telephone, and home security services over our own nationwide IP network. We're the third largest ...

Program Overview

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Recorded on: Jan. 30, 2014

GRACE O'HANLON: It's now my pleasure to introduce you to the chairs of today's program, Howard Symons and Tara Corvo. Howard chairs the communications practice at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky, and Popeo. A communications industry veteran with more than 30 years experience, including several years as an adviser to key members of Congress on landmark policy issues, Howard represents cable, wireless, and telecommunications companies and trade ...

Reporter's Privilege and Anonymous Speech

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

LEE LEVINE: All right. If everybody could take their seats, we're going to get started. Another logistical announcement, this is another one of those segments in the program, like yesterday, where there is not going to be a break between this panel and the next one. So that at 11:15, when this panel ends, I'm going to ask all the panelists, on this panel, to exit stage left. And all the panelists on the access panel will enter stage right. You all ...

Right of Publicity & Related Claims

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Recorded on: Nov. 17, 2014

BRUCE KELLER: OK, everyone, now for the Right of Publicity presentation portion of the program. I'm just going to introduce Kelli Sager, who is our principal speaker this afternoon. Kelli is a partner at Davis Wright Tremaine in LA. And she's got more than 28 years of experience representing broadcasters, and cable companies, and phone companies, and magazines, and newspapers, and authors, and publishers. And has just about done it all, but she does ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
Kevin J. Ryan

Kevin J. Ryan ~ Managing Director, Global Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley

David G. Keyko

David G. Keyko ~ Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Alyssa A. Grikscheit

Alyssa A. Grikscheit ~ Sidley Austin LLP