2019 PILT Annual Seminar

29th Annual Program in Law and Technology Seminar

Courtroom viewPlease join the University of Dayton School of Law on June 7, 2019, for the 29th annual Program in Law and Technology (PILT) Seminar: Exploring the Future of Cyber Technology and Intellectual Property Innovation. Keynote speaker Lesley Fair, a Senior Attorney with the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, will discuss Privacy, Security, and Social Media: An FTC Staff Perspective.

Other topics will include Navigating the New Canadian Trademark Laws: 10 Things U.S. Practitioners Need to Know; Is the Federal Circuit’s Use of Rule 36 Problematic?; Cybersecurity and Data Trends: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Going; and Trademark Representation: Ethics of the Rise in Foreign Filings.

CLE credit 6.0 hours (5.0 general and 1.0 of attorney professional conduct instruction (formerly ethics))

The fee for the 2019 seminar is $295.

This year's seminar is presented by Major Sponsor Porter Wright with Gold Level Sponsor Dinsmore, Silver Level Sponsor Thompson Hine and Bronze Level Sponsor Stevens & Showalter, LLP.

The seminar will be held at the University of Dayton School of Law, Joseph E. Keller Hall, 300 College Park, Dayton, Ohio.

Registration

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For more information, contact Tan Boston at 937-229-4606 or by email at lawandtechnology@udayton.edu.

The registration fee of $295 will cover the seminar sessions, beverages and pastries, lunch and online access to course materials. Scholarships are available which would reduce the registration fee for full-time judges, government employees, and professors to $200, and full-time students would be free. 

You can register by using our secure online registration system.

The registration fee, less a $50 handling charge, will be refunded if cancellation is received by May 27, 2019. There will be no refunds after that date.

For more information, contact Tan Boston at 937-229-4606 or by email at lawandtechnology@udayton.edu.

CLE Financial Hardship:  The University of Dayton School of Law is dedicated to offering high-quality Continuing Legal Education opportunities at a reasonable cost to attendees, but will grant full or partial fee-waivers based upon a demonstration of financial hardship. Please contact Tan Boston.

Agenda

Friday June 7

CLE Credit is as follows at 6.0 total hours: 5.0 general and 1.0 of attorney professional conduct instruction (formerly ethics). Program is subject to change.

8:00 -8:30 a.m.

Check-in and continental breakfast in the Atrium

8:30 - 8:45 a.m.


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Welcome to the 29th Annual PILT Seminar
Professor Tracy Reilly, PILT Director

Introduction: Dean Andrew Strauss, University of Dayton School of Law

8:45 - 9:45 a.m.


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Privacy, Security, and Social Media: An FTC Staff Perspective

Lesley Fair, Senior Attorney with the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, Washington, D.C.

9:45 - 9:55 a.m. Break

9:55 - 10:55 a.m.

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GDPR’s Paper Anniversary: How We Have Documented Progress and Lessons Learned

Zachary S. Heck, Associate, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, Dayton, OH

10:55 - 11:00 a.m. Break

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.



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Navigating the New Canadian Trademark Laws: 10 Things U.S. Practitioners Need to Know

Susannah C. Rolston, Partner & Trademark Agent, Gowling WLG, Toronto, Canada

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (provided) in the Atrium
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.  BREAKOUT SESSION ONE

Session 1-1

Room 103

Patent Track Breakout

Is the Federal Circuit’s Use of Rule 36 Problematic?

Vincent J. Galluzzo, Counsel, Crowell Moring, Washington, D.C.

Session 1-2

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High-Tech Track Breakout

Cybersecurity and Data Trends: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Going

David V. Croft, Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis, Cleveland, OH & Robert Eckman, Chief Information Security Officer, Kent State University, Kent, OH

2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. BREAKOUT SESSION TWO

Session 2-1

 Room 103

Patent Track Breakout

Back to the Future: Helsinn and the On-Sale Bar

Nicolas A. Brentlinger, Of Counsel, Dinsmore & Shohl, Cincinnati, OH

Session 2-2

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High-Tech Track Breakout

The California Consumer Privacy Act: Privacy Regulations for the World

Lothar Determann, Partner, Baker McKenzie, Palo Alto, CA

3:15 - 3:30 p.m. Break

3:30  - 4:30 p.m.


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Ethics

Trademark Representation: Ethics of the Rise in Foreign Filings

Emil J. Ali, Carr Butterfield LLC, Lake Oswego, OR

4:30 p.m. Adjournment
Sponsors
Porter Wright
Presenting Major Sponsor
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Dinsmore
Gold Level Sponsor
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Thompson Hine
Silver Level Sponsor
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More Information

The Seminar Chair is Tracy Reilly, NCR Professor of Law and Technology and Director of the Program in Law and Technology, University of Dayton School of Law.

The data privacy and cybersecurity law issues are basic to advanced. The patent issues are intermediate to advanced. CLE Credit is as follows at 6.0 total hours: 5.0 general and 1.0 of attorney professional conduct instruction (formerly ethics). We will help you obtain CLE credit for other states upon request.

Parking

There is no charge for parking in Lot S1 (on Brown Street at the corner of Stewart Street). No parking passes are required. PARKING IS LIMITED TO LOT S1. If you require handicapped parking, please go to the Visitor Center at College Park and L Streets.

Accommodations

Registrants are responsible for their own hotel reservations.

Give to PILT
Thank you for considering a gift to support the Program in Law and Technology. Gifts to the program ensure the University of Dayton stays on the leading edge of patent, copyright, trademark, intellectual property and computer/cyberspace law. 
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Questions

For further information, please contact Tan Boston at 937-229-4606 or by email at lawandtechnology@udayton.edu.

CONTACT
Keller Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2772
937-229-3555
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