Bill Samuels is Program Chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting on January 24, 2017, at the New York Hilton Midtown, NYC. Topics will include IP issues in social media, data and privacy concerns, design protections, IP litigation, and damages, as well as a review of IP cases in 2016 and what to watch for in 2017. For more information or to attend, go to http://www.nysba.org/am2017IPS/
On December 6, 2016, Bill Samuels will moderate a panel for the Trademark Committee of the NY State Bar IP Section on the topic of trademarks and issues that arise on the Internet, namely domain names and cybersquatting. The panel will discuss and evaluate current practical considerations in asserting and defending cybersquatting claims.