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Bay Area ACC: Internet, Mobile and Digital Law Year in Review: What You Need to Know for 2020

Silicon Valley Shareholder Ian Ballon will present his popular “year in review” program to the Bay Area Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). This year he will focus on the latest intellectual property, privacy, cybersecurity, and online contract formation case law, based on the 2020 updates to his treatise (E-Commerce and Internet Law: Treatise With Forms 2d Edition (Thomson Reuters West 2008 & 2018 Cum. Supp., www.ianballon.net).

This year, Ian will address:
• Data protection and AI - the evolving legal landscape
• California's Consumer Privacy Act the new frontier for litigation and what it may mean for your company
• DMCA law: Reconciling divergent Second and Ninth Circuit opinions on scope and red flag awareness
• Antitrust and platform liability in the era of Techlash 
• CDA law – do the 2018 FOSTA/SESTA amendments to the CDA make any difference for your business (and if so, what you should do about it)?
• The impact of the Music Modernization Act on the DMCA and CDA
• Important new Terms of Use, Mobile and online contract formation and arbitration law case law
• How new anti-SLAPP standards, CDA case and fake news are changing the legal landscape
• Data privacy and cybersecurity class action suits and new state laws
• Trademark infringement suits based on the use of social media hashtags
• Trade secret protection for platforms

Greenberg Traurig is proud to sponsor this event as part of the San Francisco Bay Area ACC Chapter