The practice of media and communications law demands the ability to respond to new challenges arising from digital and social media, and this program will address recent developments in First Amendment, defamation, privacy, intellectual property, newsgathering, right of publicity, reporter's privilege law, regulation, international media law, ethics, and more.
DWT partner Kelli Sager, a program faculty co-chair for this event, will deliver opening remarks for this event and moderate several discussion panels including:
- Defamation and Related Claims
- Reporter's Privilege and Newsgathering
DWT partner Bruce Johnson will participate in the panel discussion "Right of Publicity, Related Claims, and Commercial Speech."