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8:00 – 8:45am Registration and Continental Breakfast

Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences

8:45 – 9:00am Welcome

Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences

Ian Ballon, Greenberg Traurig; Stanford Center for E-Commerce
Mark Lemley, Stanford Law School; Durie Tangri LLP
Bill Cosden, Silver Oak Partners LLC

9:00am – 10:00am Cybersecurity, Terrorism, Extremist Content, and Government Surveillance

Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences

  •      Understanding the threat landscape
  •      Different types of breaches, and how to respond to each
  •      Incident reporting requirements
  •      U.S. litigation risks
  •      Other countries’ requirements
  •      How should Internet businesses respond to terrorism (eg Facebook)
  •      The fight over device encryption: Balancing user privacy with government requests for pushing for backdoor
  •      The app economy’s approach to encryption compared to the open

Ian Ballon, Greenberg Traurig; Stanford Center for E-Commerce

Hank Barry, Sidley Austin LLP
Joseph De Marco, DeVore & DeMarco LLP
Irene Liu, Lookout Inc.
Benjamin Powell, WilmerHale LLP
Emily Ward, PayPal, Inc.
Mary Wirth
Adobe Systems Incorporated

10:00am – 10:15am Break

The conference will move from Paul Brest Hall to the Classroom Building, Stanford Law School. All breakout tracks will take place in the Classroom Building of Stanford Law School.

10:15 – 11:15am  

Track A:  Social Media, Rights of Publicity, and Ethics

  •    Litigation update
  •    Advertising and endorsements
  •    Ethical rules about tweeting and Facebook groups
  •    Investigating jurors on social media
  •    Fake reviews on AVVO and other platforms

John Slafsky, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Eric Goldman, Santa Clara University School of Law
Matt Polesetsky, Woven Digital, LLC
Brad Serwin, Glassdoor, Inc.
Francine Ward, Law Office of Francine D. Ward

Track B:  Current Copyright Issues on the Internet

  •   Copyright office DMCA information
  •   Fair use after Google Books
  •   The European Digital Single Market
  •   Common Law Copyrights and Streaming Music Services

Mark Owen, Taylor Wessing

Steve Bene, Pandora Media
Joseph Gratz, Durie Tangri LLP
Kenneth Kaufman, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Fred von Lohmann, Google, Inc.
Jed Wakefield, Fenwick & West LLP

Track C:  Key Issues for Internet of Things  Businesses

This panel has been combined with the “Current Legal Issues Surrounding Wearable Devices” and takes place at 11:30am – 12:30pm.

11:15 – 11:30am Break

11:30am – 12:30pm 

Track A:  Privacy in the Era of Safe Harbor II

  • What is Safe Harbor II; will it lead to better privacy or more chaos?
  • How to get your engineers to follow “privacy by design” principles– What does that mean?
  • The intricacies of California Privacy Statute and other California-specific laws
  • International issues

Lothar Determann, Baker & McKenzie


Francoise Gilbert, Greenberg Traurig LLP
Robert Blamires, White & Case LLP
Robert Corbet, Arthur Cox (Irish Lawyers)
Michael Hintze, Microsoft Corporation

Track B:  Patent Litigation Update

  • Patent infringement in the cloud
  • The evolving inducement and contributory infringement doctrine
  • Indemnities

Sasha Rao, Maynard, Cooper & Gale LLP

Scott Bornstein, Greenberg Traurig LLP
Lee Cheng, Newegg, Inc.
Catherine Lacavera, Google, Inc.
Mark Lemley, Stanford Law School; Durie Tangri LLP
Anup Tikku, PayPal, Inc.

Track C:  Internet of Things and Wearable Devices

  • What constitutes a regulated device?
  • The FDA’s broad interpretation of what constitutes a regulated device

Jim Snell, Perkins Coie

Stefan Burge, Lenz & Staehelin
Jim DeGraw, Ropes & Gray LLP
Tyler Newby, Fenwick & West LLP
Mozelle Thompson, Thompson Strategic Consulting; former FTC Commissioner
Vineet Shahani, Nest Labs, Inc.

12:30– 1:30pm  Luncheon

Crocker Garden, Stanford Law School

1:30 – 2:30pm 

Track A:  Advanced Contracting Issues for Online Businesses

  • California’s Automatic Renewal Law

Andrew KlungnessBryan Cave, Llp

Emily Berger, Netflix, Inc.
Aileen Casanave, Jiff, Inc.
Adit Khorana, WilmerHale LLP
Simon Seidler, GoPro

Track B:  Drone, Robots, and AI

  • Regulation
  • Privacy issues

Eran Kahana, Maslon LLP, Stanford Law School

Tom Lue, Google, Inc.
F. Daniel Siciliano, Stanford Law School
Brad Slutsky, Qualcomm Research

Track C:  IP Strategy for Online Businesses

  • How to protect your key assets
  • Portfolio development
  • How do you turn patents into money?
  • When should you assert a patent and why?
  • What’s the value of your portfolio
  • How to make money from patents

Eulonda Skyles, Capital One

Heidi Garfield, Shutterstock, Inc.
Ron Laurie, Inflexion Point Strategy, LLC
Heather J. Meeker, O’Melveny & Meyers LLP
Jishnu Menon, Mozilla

2:45 – 3:45pm 

Track A: What Lawyers Need to Know About Big Data Business Models and Predictive Analytics to Help Their Company’s Data Business

  • How to protect your data from being scraped
  • Issues surrounding data aggregation and distribution

Suzanne Bell, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Bernard Chao, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Tonia Klausner,Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Mark Radcliffe, DLA Piper US LLP
Joshua Walker, Airbus

Track B:  Online Behavioral Advertising Update

  • Targeting and retargeting of customers

Andrew Serwin, Morrison & Foerster LLP

Trina Albus, Magenta Agency
Mike Page, Durie Tangri LLP
Colin Rooney, Arthur Cox (Irish Lawyers)
Patricia Wyrod, Think Create Group

Track C:  The Ever Faster Changing World of Payment Systems

  • The Landscape of Payments Systems Circa June 2016
  • Alternatives to ACH transfer technology
  • Security concerns associated with alternative payment systems

David Teitelbaum, Sidley Austin LLP

Oliver Breme
Susan Dunn
, WePay
Chris Ferro, Xoom Corporation
Denis Rice, Arnold and Porter LLP
Holly Towle, K&L Gates LLP

3:45 – 4:00pm Break

The conference will move Stanford Law School to Paul Brest Hall for the final panel, the General Counsel Forum, and the reception. 

4:00 – 5:00pm    General Counsel Forum

Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences

Ian C. Ballon, Greenberg Traurig; Stanford Center for E-Commerce
Mark Lemley
, Stanford Law School; Durie Tangri LLP

Michael Callahan, LinkedIn Corporation
Vijaya Gadde, Twitter, Inc.
Marie Oh Huber, eBay, Inc.
Brent Irvin, Tencent Holdings Ltd
Nikhil Shanbhag, Instacart
Colin Stretch, Facebook, Inc.
Salle Yoo, Uber

5:00 – 6:00pm    Reception

Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residence