Five Days, Two Conferences, One Echo Chamber

Media Law

I spent last week at two conferences in New York City. First up was Legalweek , the rebranded version of the venerable Legaltech conference, an annual affair since 1982. Conference organizers have every right to do as they will with their events and target them to whomever they wish. Both conferences were strong events that served important purposes.

Why I Close My Doors For a Conference

Media Law

After three years of attending the Clio Cloud Conference , the jazzy, New Orleans legal tech conference hosted by leading cloud-based practice management software provider Clio, Billie Tarascio had had it.

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Law, Borders, and Speech Conference 2017

Media Law Prof Blog

Law, Borders, and Speech Conference: Proceedings and Materials (2017). Here is the abstract. Tensions between national law and the Internet’s global architecture have existed since the network’s earliest days. They took on new urgency in recent years, with developments like

Electricity in the Cloud at Clio Conference

Media Law

That roar you hear is thunderous acclaim for the Clio Cloud Conference held last week in Chicago. And where there is thunder, there is lightning, and the electricity at this conference produced an atmosphere that was highly charged. This was Clio’s second annual conference, and to this grizzled veteran of way too many […]. The post Electricity in the Cloud at Clio Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Listen.

Call For Presentation Proposals: Institute For Teaching and Learning Summer Conference

Media Law Prof Blog

From the mailbox: The Institute for Teaching and Learning Summer Conference, "Teaching Today's Law Students," will be held at Washburn University School of Law, June 3-5, 2019.

ENTERTAINMENT LITIGATION: 2010 NINTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL CONFERENCE

Entertainment Litigation Blog

JUDGES, ACADEMICS AND PRACTICING LAWYERS GATHER FOR YEARLY CONFERENCE The 2010 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference took place last week in Maui, Hawaii with United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M.

See You at the Clio Cloud Conference?

Media Law

It is not too late to register for the Clio Cloud Conference next Monday and Tuesday in Chicago. I attended and spoke at the first Clio conference last year and can attest to the fact that it was well worth attending. The post See You at the Clio Cloud Conference?

Suffolk Conference on Innovation and Technology in Clinical Legal Education

Media Law

Suffolk Law School is hosting a full-day conference on legal innovation and clinical pedagogy on April 9 in Boston. Called Clinnovation, the conference will feature presentations from leaders of legal innovation labs at several law schools, including the Legal Design Lab at Stanford, the Access to Justice Lab at Harvard, the NuLawLab at Northeastern, The Law Lab at Chicago-Kent College of Law, LawX at BYU […].

Three Four Upcoming Law School Conferences on Innovation in Law

Media Law

[Updated to add Vermont Law School’s conference.] Lest you were wondering whether innovation is a hot topic in the legal field, here are three four conferences law schools are hosting this spring on the topic of innovation in law practice and technology. The post Three Four Upcoming Law School Conferences on Innovation in Law appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Law, Borders, and Speech Conference: Proceedings and Materials 2018

Media Law Prof Blog

Law, Borders, and Speech Conference: Proceedings and Materials (2017). Here is the abstract. Tensions between national law and the Internet’s global architecture have existed since the network’s earliest days. They took on new urgency in recent years, with developments like

Americana Music Conference Goes Down the Streaming Rabbit Hole

Music Technology Policy

A conference has to make a buck, you know? We all understand that, and the Americana Music Conference is no exception. The conference that is attached to the Americana Music Awards is a stalwart in our business and has managed to maintain its true authenticity for a very long time.

ConPosium Conference Highlights Innovative Prototypes in Law and Business

Media Law

A conference later this month at the University of Miami will highlight innovative prototypes to solving problems in law and business that have been developed over four months by teams of law students and mentors from around the world. The post ConPosium Conference Highlights Innovative Prototypes in Law and Business appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Electricity in the Cloud at Clio Conference

Media Law

That roar you hear is thunderous acclaim for the Clio Cloud Conference held last week in Chicago. And where there is thunder, there is lightning, and the electricity at this conference produced an atmosphere that was highly charged. This was Clio’s second annual conference, and to this grizzled veteran of way too many […]. The post Electricity in the Cloud at Clio Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Listen.

Save the Date! NYC Music Business & Law Conference November 16

Music Technology Policy

I’m honored to be included in a panel at the New York State Bar Association’s annual Music Business & Law Conference on November 16 with truly awesome panelists. 11:50am-12:50 pm Music Modernization Act (US) / International Developments. The Music Modernization Act could be the most consequential copyright legislation in a generation.

UCLA to Host Entertainment/Sports Labor Conference

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The broad-ranging event aims to build bridges between scholars, professionals and practitioners. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online SAG-AFTRA Labor Sports

Discount Code for Clio Cloud Conference

Media Law

Clio CEO and co-founder Jack Newton delivers the opening keynote at last year’s conference. One of my favorite legal technology events to attend is the Clio Cloud Conference. After the 2014 conference, I wrote that it was one of the best legal technology conferences I had ever attended. The post Discount Code for Clio Cloud Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Association of Legal Technologists Sets Date for 2019 ‘ctrl ALT del’ Conference

Media Law

One conference I regretted missing last year was ctrl ALT del, the inaugural conference of the Association of Legal Technologists. Judging by what I read about it both during the conference and afterwards, those who were there considered it a success — not an easy feat for a first-time conference. Now, ALT has announced the dates and agenda for its 2019 conference. Read more or register at the conference website.

Will SAG Strike? – Conference Call

Digital Media Law

I’ll examine that question in a free conference call, open to the public, this Thursday (tomorrow) at 11:00 a.m. Here’s the information: RBC Capital Markets Institutional Conference Call Subject : Will The Screen Actors Guild Go On Strike And Why We're Concerned Hosted by: David Bank, RBC Analyst Guest Speaker: Jonathan Handel of TroyGould, Los Angeles Date : Thursday, December 18, 2008 Time : 11:00 a.m.

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Must See Creators Conference Panel

Music Technology Policy

This is a video of a great panel at the Creators Conference including a keynote by Robert B. Levine and our friends Rick Carnes and Helienne Lindvall, as well as many other thoughtful speakers. This is about an hour long, but you should watch the whole thing if you can

Central States Law Schools Scholarship Conference: September 23-24, 2016

Media Law Prof Blog

SAVE THE DATE: Central States Law Schools Scholarship Conference The Central States Law Schools Association 2016 Scholarship Conference will be held on Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24 at the University of North Dakota School of Law in Grand

At ILTA Conference, Teen Proves How Easily Law Firm Networks Can Be Breached

Media Law

During a session at the International Legal Technology Association Conference (ILTACON), “ Watch a 15 Year Old Hack Your Firm’s Users ,” self-taught teen hacker, Marcus Weinberger revealed how easy it is for a novice hacker to gain access to a firm’s network. In July, CNBC reported that a Russian hacker is selling access to the data of a New York City law firm for $3,500 on the dark web.

At User Conference, Thomson Reuters Elite Shows Off New Products

Media Law

At its international Vantage 2014 user conference last week in New York City, Thomson Reuters Elite showed off several new products. The post At User Conference, Thomson Reuters Elite Shows Off New Products appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

ATD Conference Shows Learning and Development Has Become ‘Business-Critical’

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For professionals in the corporate learning industry, a massive conference last month in Atlanta wasn’t just an opportunity to get together, exchange ideas and showcase new tools. Experts at the ATD International Conference and Exposition made this clear: To succeed in the new economy, organizations must make talent development a central pillar of what they do. The conference showed there are “tons of content providers across all specialties.”

Conference Preview: AI in the Spotlight when Legalweek Convenes Jan. 28

Media Law

With Legaltech , one of the world’s largest and most-important legal technology conferences, just two weeks away, we are at a time when it has never been more obvious how tech is transforming the practice of law. 28-31 in New York, I plan to publish a handful of posts looking ahead to what the conference is offering in key areas of interest. The full agenda, including other sessions on AI, can be seen at the conference website. Legaltech Conference Track.

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From Russia with Legal Tech: My Report from the Skolkovo LegalTech Conference in Moscow

Media Law

I spent part of last week in Moscow, where I spoke at the Skolkovo LegalTech conference. I discovered that Russia has a vibrant emerging market of legal tech startups, several of them incubated within the Skolkovo Innovation Center, the massive, government-funded tech incubator where the conference was held.

Registration Now Open for the Central States Law Schools Association 2017 Scholarship Conference

Media Law Prof Blog

From the mailbox: Registration is Open for the CSLSA 2017 Conference Registration is now open for the Central States Law Schools Association 2017 Scholarship Conference, which will be held on Friday, October 6 and Saturday, October 7 at Southern Illinois

Techshow Recap: Not Your Granddaddy’s Legal Tech Conference

Media Law

After 31 years, ABA Techshow is the granddaddy of legal technology conferences. Amid a surge of legal-tech-conference upstarts, the challenge for Techshow is not merely to stay relevant, but […]. The post Techshow Recap: Not Your Granddaddy’s Legal Tech Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Clio CEO Jack Newton introduces the Techshow keynote with the CEOs of Avvo, Rocket Lawyer and LegalZoom.

Will Lightning Strike Twice at the Clio Cloud Conference?

Media Law

I tend not to gush about legal technology conferences. But after attending last year’s Clio Cloud Conference, I posted about it with the headline, Electricity in the Cloud at Clio Conference. The post Will Lightning Strike Twice at the Clio Cloud Conference? As a veteran of more than I care to remember, they all start to seem formulaic and familiar after awhile.

Clio to Host Cloud Conference in Chicago in September

Media Law

Clio, the cloud-based legal practice management platform, announced today that it will host the inaugural Clio Cloud Conference Sept. 23 and 24 in Chicago.

Exclusive: Shark Tank’s Daymond John to Keynote 2nd Law Firm 500 Conference

Media Law

Daymond John, the self-made multimillionaire founder of the FUBU clothing company and a star of the ABC business reality TV show Shark Tank, will be the keynote speaker at the second annual Law Firm 500 conference and award ceremony Oct. The post Exclusive: Shark Tank’s Daymond John to Keynote 2nd Law Firm 500 Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

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Attending the CT Legal Conference? I’ll Be Speaking on AI in Law

Media Law

The 2017 Connecticut Legal Conference, presented by the Connecticut Bar Association, is next Monday, June 12, in Hartford. The post Attending the CT Legal Conference? If you are a Connecticut lawyer who has not yet registered, check out the great line-up of sessions. Together with Fred Ury, I will be presenting a program, Artificial Intelligence: Preparing for the Coming Legal Revolution. We’ll […].

At Its Annual Conference, Clio Announces New Features, Integrations

Media Law

The cloud-based practice-management company Clio kicked off its annual Clio Cloud Conference in Chicago today with announcements of two new features and eight new integrations with third-party applications. In the conference’s opening keynote, Clio CEO and co-founder Jack Newton announced the two new features: Campaign Tracker, a marketing tool that enables firms to track return on […].

ALIS Conference In Nova Scotia February 27-28 2015

Media Law Prof Blog

ALIS (the Artists'' Legal Information Society) is holding its On the Edge of Now: Emerging Trends in Digital, Music, and IP Law conference February 27-28.

See You at the Clio Cloud Conference?

Media Law

It is not too late to register for the Clio Cloud Conference next Monday and Tuesday in Chicago. I attended and spoke at the first Clio conference last year and can attest to the fact that it was well worth attending. This year’s conference looks even better than last year’s, with keynote speakers Richard Susskind, […]. The post See You at the Clio Cloud Conference?

Conference Expansion — Apocalypse or The Start of Something Wonderful (Like a Playoff)?

JetLawBlog

If you frequent college football websites, blogs, and message boards like I do, you know that all the talk right now is about conference realignment and expansion. Raise your hand if you don’t want to see at least some sort of playoff in college football.

Girls In Tech conference

Silicon Valley Media Law Blog

Great conference with panels on venture capital, social media, coding, etc. Attended the Girls In Tech event yesterday at the Commonwealth Club.

The Best Legal Tech Conferences for Small Firm Lawyers

Media Law

I spent last week at ILTACON, the annual conference of the International Legal Technology Association. It is a huge conference, 100 percent devoted to legal technology. The post The Best Legal Tech Conferences for Small Firm Lawyers appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. But I do not recommend it for most solo and small-firm lawyers. It is primarily focused on larger law firms and, within those firms, on information technology, knowledge management, and […].

Girls In Tech conference

Silicon Valley Media Law Blog

Great conference with panels on venture capital, social media, coding, etc. Attended the Girls In Tech event yesterday at the Commonwealth Club. Insightful negotiation tips by Katherine Barr of Mohr Davidow and excellent keynote by Heather Harde of TechCrunch on how media can thrive in the information revolution. Well done ladies!

LOMAP’s Super Marketing Conference is June 5 at Suffolk

Media Law

The Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program — or LOMAP as the locals call it — will host its fourth annual, day-long “super” marketing conference, Building Relationships to Build Business, June 5. The post LOMAP’s Super Marketing Conference is June 5 at Suffolk appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

My Favorite Tchotchkes from ACC Conference

Media Law

I’ll confess I grabbed a second one as I was dashing off to dial in to a conference call with my iPhone battery running low.

COLPM’s Futures Conference is Two Weeks Away

Media Law

is the annual Futures Conference presented by the College of Law Practice Management (of which I am a fellow ) and the Georgetown Law Center. The conference focuses on the leading edge of law practice management, with programs geared to firms of all sizes, across all legal disciplines.

See You Next Week at the Connecticut Legal Conference

Media Law

If you are attending the Connecticut Bar Association’s 2016 Connecticut Legal Conference next week, I look forward to seeing you there. The post See You Next Week at the Connecticut Legal Conference appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. I am speaking on 30 Cool Tools for Lawyers: The Latest and Greatest in Legal Tech from 4 to 5:30 p.m. I’ll be covering: New platforms to help you manage your practice. Continue reading →.

Use Your Mobile Phone for Conference Calls with this Compact Speaker

Media Law

Smart phones make lousy conference phones. Sure, you can put your phone in speaker mode and place it in the middle of the conference table. But those in the room have a tough time hearing the phone and those on the phone have an equally tough time hearing all of you.