BHBA is giving you your fall dose of fashion law. On Thursday, October 9th they will host a panel discussion on fashion law's global presence. Not only will it be a precursor to both Chicago and Los Angeles' Fashion Week celebrations, but yet another chapter in the book that is fashion law.
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IP, Internet & New Media Sectionpresent
Fashion Law & The Global RunwayThis program will discuss the latest developments in Fashion Law both domestically and internationally. We will cover when to shout "Stop Thief!" and how to determine if a design is an unauthorized copy or merely a trend, whether legislation is necessary to thwart design piracy, the moral rights conundrum with European designers, why a red sole can serve as a trademark in the US but not under European or Brazilian trademark law, considerations when expanding into a foreign market (labeling laws, differing IP laws, etc), emerging privacy issues in fashion retail, and how to navigate the world of international trade, customs, imports and exports.Speakers:
- Staci Riordan, Esq.
Partner and Chair of Fashion Law Practice Group, Fox Rothschild LLP
- Susan K. Ross, Esq.
Partner, Member of Fashion Practice Group, and Chair of the International Trade Practice, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
- Victoria Watkins, Esq.
Deputy Director of Legislative Counsel and Government Affairs at the City of Chicago, and author of the fashion law blog B.A.F.F.L.E.D.
- Bruna Rego Lins, Esq.
Attorney, Founding Member of the Fashion Business and Law Institute - Brazil and Associate, Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello
- Moderator: Victoria Burke, Esq., Attorney-at-LawWHEN:WHERE: Beverly Hills Bar Association (Directions)1 Hour Participatory CreditIP Section Co-Chairs: Brian Schaller, Esq. & Azita MirzaianProgram Chair: Victoria Burke, Esq.