24th Annual IPLJ Symposium
Program Agenda for the 24th Annual IPLJ Symposium
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24th Annual IPLJ Symposium

24th Annual IPLJ Symposium

Date: Friday, September 30, 2016

Location: Fordham University School of Law • Constantino Room, 2nd Floor • 150 West 62nd Street, New York, NY 10023


Program Agenda:


8:30 – 9:20 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast


9:20-30 AM

Opening Remarks from Dean Diller


9:30 – 10:00 AM

Morning Keynote Speech

Karl Kilb, Former General Counsel of Bloomberg and Current Entrepreneur


10:15 – 11:15 AM

Proposed Changes to the Intellectual Property Licensing Guidelines

Moderator: Prof. Mark Patterson, Fordham University School of Law, New York


David Hecht, Associate at Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Frederick Juckniess, Partner at Schiff Hardin LLP

David Reichenberg, Of Counsel at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Michael E. Salzman, Partner at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP


11:30 – 12:30 PM

Viral Videos 

Moderator: Adj. Prof. Mariko Hirose, Senior Staff Attorney at New York Civil Liberties Union


Charles Macedo, Partner at Amster Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP

Veronica Roses, Rights & Clearances at ABC News

Josh Simmons, Associate at Kirkland & Ellis LLP



12:30 – 1:45 PM



1:45 – 2:45 PM

Copyright vs. Copy-left

Moderator: Adj. Prof. Cameron Russell, Fordham University School of Law, New York


Lauren Emerson, Senior Associate at Baker Botts LLP

Joseph Farco, Associate at Locke Lord LLP and Co-Chair of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association’s Copyright Law & Practice Committee

Mary Rasenberger, Executive Director of the Authors Guild

James Vasile, Director of New America’s Open Internet Tools Project


3:00 – 4:00 PM

Afternoon Keynote Speech

Steven Weissman, Vice President & Deputy General Counsel at Time, Inc.


4:00 – 5:00 PM: Cocktail Reception


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Anthony Zangrillo

Anthony Zangrillo is a third year student at Fordham University School of Law and the Online Editor of the Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal. He will be joining the Capital Markets group at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP after graduation. While an undergraduate student at NYU, he founded the Motion Picture Club. (http://www.motionpictureclubs.com). You can find him on Twitter at @FordhamIPLJ.