2015 All Hands Meeting
October 29 Session
Technology Agreements Track Agenda

Endgame: Limitation of Liabilities

Stafford Matthews

A contract's limitation of liabilities clause is the endgame of every negotiation. It is the last clear chance to manage your ultimate risk in a transaction and shift material burdens to the other party. This session will take a comprehensive, tactical approach to limiting liabilities in an contract, including key challenges and common missteps and misconceptions.

Negotiation and Drafting: IOT Agreements

Suzanne Bell
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC

The Internet of Things requires a new configuration of terms in commercial agreements, to reflect new business models and regulatory issues. This session will do a deep-dive into commercial terms in IOT agreements for end customers and channels, and privacy protection.

Intermediary Businesses: Caught in the Middle

Jed Wakefield
Fenwick & West LLP

The power of aggregating claims is bringing potential statutory damages for copyright claims into the billions of dollars. The Director of the FBI recently blasted Apple and Google for developing smartphone encryption that stands in the way of police access. FedEx has been indicted on 15 criminal counts for shipping packages from illegal online pharmacies. This discussion will focus on new issues for technology companies providing platforms and communication services to the public, created by the conduct and activities of their customers and users.

Trademark Protection In Social Media

Jennifer Golinveaux
Winston & Strawn LLP

How Well Do You Know Your Internet Law?

Deepak Gupta
Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Test your knowledge, press your luck and join us for an interactive "Jeopardy" game on Internet Law. We'll provide the scenarios with multiple choice questions and review the latest decisions defining the "rules of the road" on the information superhighway such as the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the Communications Decency Act and the search engine/book scanning decision. We'll even bring a special device for you to ring-in your anonymous answer and receive MCLE credit while having fun. All you need to bring is yourself. You don't want to miss this fun interactive event.

Please Note: Program details are subject to change without notice

2015 Participating Law Firms & Companies