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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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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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Electronic Media Regulation

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

SEEMA LAL MEEHAN: Now it's my pleasure to introduce to you the co-chairs of today's program, Bruce Keller, Lee Levin, and Jeffrey Cunard. Bruce Keller is a partner at the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton and leads the firm's intellectual property litigation practice. During his career, Mr. Keller has litigated a number of widely publicized IP, First Amendment, and other entertainment-related cases. He has written and lectured extensively ...

Reporters Privilege and Anonymous Speech

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

LEE LEVINE: All right We're going to get started. The final session of this afternoon is the expanded program on reporter's privilege, which as I mentioned earlier, has been expanded because there is lots and lots of important and interesting things to talk about. Our speaker, as always, is George Freeman, of counsel to the Jenner & Block firm and prior to that longtime in-house counsel at The New York Times. I will introduce the rest of the panelists ...

Intellectual Property

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

BRUCE P. KELLER: We're going to start with the intellectual property segment. And as is always the case, we kick it off with a tour around the intellectual property world presented by Mary Snapp, who's Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of the Products and Services Division in Microsoft's Law and Corporate Affairs Department, where she oversees the work of over 200 lawyers and legal professionals who provide support to all of Microsoft's ...

Right of Publicity & Related Claims

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

BRUCE KELLER: All right, we're going to move right to the right of publicity segment of the program this morning. So if you could take your seats while the panel gets themselves settled, and I will begin by reminding people that if they want to email questions, they send it to webcast@pli.edu. And I will now introduce the presenter, Kelli Sager, who's a partner at the Los Angeles office of Davis Wright Tremaine. Kelli-- to those of you who have been ...

Developments in First Amendment Jurisprudence

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

LEE LEVINE: Welcome everyone, to the second panel of the morning-- our First Amendment panel. Unlike the previous panel, I'm very pleased to report that we have no changes in the faculty on this panel. For this year, we return our all-star cast of the last several years. I will introduce all of them to you after the principal presentation. The principal presentation this year will be made by Jack Weiss-- who has, in many previous years, for those ...

Newsgathering Liability

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

LEE LEVINE: All right, everyone. We're going to get started with the afternoon sessions. And some of you may have noticed-- and I think emails were sent around about this. We rejiggered the schedule for this afternoon in light of current events. As a result of which, we will not this year be having the traditional access panel that we've had in the past, but we will treat some access issues during this afternoon. And there are the outline for the ...

Hot Issues in Social Media

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Recorded on: Nov. 18, 2013

JEFFREY CUNARD: Ahem, ahem, ahem. It's time to get seated. We have a tremendous panel to talk about hot issues in social media. Two reminders. First, as you know by now, if you have any questions, you can email them to webcast at pli.edu. And second, speaking on behalf of my co-chairs, we would very much appreciate your filling out the evaluations, which are accessible through your personal iPads there. And without any further ado, let me introduce ...

On-Line Defamation: The Latest Developments and Trends 2013 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jan. 28, 2013

AMY TAUB: Hello. My name is Amy Taub, and I'm a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, On-Line Defamation, the Latest Developments and Trends. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions at any time during the briefing. Please remember that you have access to materials for this briefing via the Course Handbook tab in the ...

Developments in First Amendment Jurisprudence

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

LEE LEVINE: Welcome back, everyone, from break. This is the time in the proceedings where we traditionally take a look at what's going on specifically at the Supreme Court, and more generally, with respect to developments in First Amendment jurisprudence that overarch all of the other subjects we talk about for the rest of the conference starting now. Our principal speaker, as he has been for each of the last five years, is Paul Smith, who is the ...

Reporters Privilege and Anonymous Speech

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

LEE LEVINE: We start the afternoon session with reporter's privilege and anonymous speech. Just a warning, we will move seamlessly from this session to the next session on access. So you'll simply be able to stand and stretch your legs as we switch panels. There will be an actual real break after the access session and before the social media panel. All right, well, we will start by introducing our principal speaker, George Freeman. George has been ...

Access

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

LEE LEVINE: You ready? Are you ready? LUCY A. DALGLISH: Yes, he's ready. LEE LEVINE: All right, we're going to get started, if everybody could take their seats. We move rapidly now into the law of access. And our principal speaker is David Schulz of the Levine Sullivan firm here in New York, who is not only, for my money, the leading authority on access law out there today but is bringing the good word of First Amendment rights of access down all ...

Newsgathering Liability

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

LEE LEVINE: --everyone. We are ready almost for the last session of the day. Let me congratulate all of you who have managed to make it all the way through to the last session. For those of you who have made it all the way through to the last session, I need to remind you once again that one of the prices you pay for getting to play with those iPads over the course of the last few days is that you need to go into them before you leave and fill out ...

Hot Issues in Social Media

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

JEFFREY P. CUNARD: Welcome back to the last panel of the first day. And now for something really special and different. So for those of you who were here this morning, you heard me talk about how we've been doing this for first 35 years with Jim Goodale, and then for the next five years with Lee Bruce and myself. But what we've never done before, as we move into the 21st century, is have a panel on social media. So we thought we would try that this ...

Legal Ethics in for Media Lawyers: Current Issues

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

MALE SPEAKER: Lawyer current issues. Let me introduce the panelist because this is a self-moderated panel. Given the enormous talent and maturity level, there does not need to be an adult in the room beyond those-- among the panelists. So let me start by introducing the key speaker and the ring master, Bruce Johnson. Bruce is back, having done this for us last year, where he is a partner in the Seattle office of Davis Wright and Tremaine, a member ...

Intellectual Property

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Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2012

BRUCE P. KELLER: Welcome back, everybody. We are now going to turn to what I like to refer to as the entertainment portion of the program, on intellectual property law. And I think what I'll do first is simply briefly introduce Mary, who is reprising her role as the speaker, and will take us through a tour of some of the interesting cases that have evolved since last time we met. Mary, a 23-year veteran at Microsoft, leads the work of over 200 lawyers ...

Latest Regulatory Developments Affecting Cable's Voice Business

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Recorded on: Feb. 3, 2012

HOWARD J. SYMONS: Welcome back. We'll get started with our afternoon sessions the first session this afternoon is Developments Affecting Cable's Voice Business. We're going to first focus on an overview of voice regulatory issues affecting the delivery of voice service then drill down on a couple of specific ones. And to present we've got three panelists who bring a wide range of experience and depth to these issues. First Brian Rankin who's the ...

Retransmission Consent

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Recorded on: Feb. 3, 2012

TARA M. CORVO: I'm Tara Corvo. Having successfully evaded all the phone topics, you now have me for the rest of the day. And we're very excited for this panel because this is your only all girl panel of the conference. And our topic right now is Retransmission Consent. We have some exciting speakers for you. Barbara Esbin is senior counsel with Cinnamon Mueller and head and managing partner of their Washington, DC office. She advises clients on FCC ...

Program Overview

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Recorded on: Feb. 3, 2012

GRACE O'HANLON: Good morning. My name is Grace O'Hanlon. I am a program attorney with the Practising Law Institute. It's my pleasure to welcome you to our program, Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2012. Welcome to our webcast and groupcast attendees as well. Now I'm pleased to introduce to you 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 ...

Hot Topics in Telecommunications

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Recorded on: Oct. 13, 2011

PATRICK L. DONNELLY: Good morning, I'm Patrick Donnelly, again, the executive vice president general counsel of SiriusXM. Welcome this morning to our second panel, Hot Topics in Communications. Just so we can calibrate this discussion a little bit, how many people practice before the FCC, have pending matters before the FCC? Just by a show of hands. Good. I like it. All right, so this should be one of the more entertaining panels of the day. Contrary ...

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George M. Wilson, MBA, CPA

George M. Wilson, MBA, CPA ~ Director, SEC Institute, a Division of PLI

Katie M. Lachter

Katie M. Lachter ~ Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Alex Hao

Alex Hao ~ Jun He Law Offices