The Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology, it’s Center for E-Commerce, and the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) present:


Monday, June 12, 2017
Stanford Law School


The Stanford Ecommerce Best Practices Conference is the premier educational event for in-house counsel and practitioners who work in or for Internet, e-commerce, mobile, social networking and cloud companies. Leading experts from industry, legal practice and academia will address current issues facing the industry and offer practical solutions for dealing with the many legal uncertainties that arise when doing business online. The program will feature a roundtable of general counsel from leading e-commerce companies.

This year’s topics* include:

  • Globalism, Global Extension and Contraction
  • Ten Ways to Manage Cross-border Data Flows in a World of Clashing Privacy Cultures
  • Trade Secret and Right of Publicity Protection for Rapid Growth Industries
  • Best Practices for Managing Violations of Rights That Occur in Virtual Reality Settings
  • Targeted Advertising Tutorial
  • What To Do When Your Company Gets Sued For Patent Infringement
  • Law in the Box for Start-ups
  • How to Navigate the Intricate Legal Questions Raised by Self-driving Cars and other IoT Devices
  • Copyright, Freedom of Speech and Commercial Expression on the Internet
  • How to Do Business in China, India and Russia
  • What Lawyers Need to Know to Protect Security and Privacy For Their Big Data Businesses
  • How to Navigate Regulatory and Employment Law Challenges
  • New Uses of the Blockchain and What Lawyers Need to Know About Them to Ensure Their Company’s Regulatory Compliance

*Topics subject to change

Program Directors:

Mark Lemley

Ian Ballon

Bill Cosden

Roland Vogl


tech@law.stanford.edu or 650.723.5905

CALIFORNIA LEGAL EDUCATION CREDIT: The State Bar of California has approved this program for MCLE credit. Certification from other states may be sought; however, approved hours may vary. Contact your local bar for more information.

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