ACC Houston IP Practice Group CLE: Protecting Your Company's Digital Identity

May 16, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Churrasco's Memorial City
947 Gessner Road Suite B-290 (Second Floor)
Houston, TX 77024
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Overview

Protecting Your Company’s Digital Identity: 
Navigating Domain Name Enforcement & Online Content Disputes

WHOIS TMCH gTLD?  Don't let the acronyms scare you away!  Join Bracewell technology and intellectual property attorney Annie Allison for lunch as they provide practical approaches to protecting your company's digital identity through domain name enforcement and online content disputes.  Get tips to help identify and mitigate domain name squatting and online brand impersonation, as well as insights into changes for the WHOIS domain name registration information system stemming from the EU's General Data Protection Regulation.  Annie will also discuss methods of protecting and enforcing your company's brand online through U.S. and international legal channels, including the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA), the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), and the Lanham Act.   You’re sure to leave with an ICANN attitude!

Agenda:
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Check In/Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch/Presentation

 

Speakers

Annie Allison, Technology and Intellectual Property Attorney, Bracewell
In-House Panelist TBA

Notes

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CLE

Credits: 1.0 hours
State: TX

Contact

Elena Baer
Phone: 713-839-0808
E-mail: acchouston@accglobal.com

Sponsored by

Bracewell

Tickets

$0.00 Member Ticket

$0.00 Guest Ticket
*Must be In-House Counsel