Event: Seminar on "Chinese Copyright Law and Policy"

Date: 07/25/2012

CBLA is proud to sponsor and welcome you to attend a conference on "Chinese Copyright Law and Policy" (Fordham Law School, on July 25, 2012), hosted by the Intellectual Property Law Institute at Fordham Law School, directed by Prof. Hugh Hansen. The Conference will take place in Room 302 of the Law School, 140 W. 62nd St., New York City.  It will run from 10:30 am to about 2:00 pm, with lunch included. The Conference is free to CBLA members.


Topics will include (please see the conference agenda below):

* Recent developments in copyright law
* Sports broadcasting
* Internet regulation
* Judicial trends
* Copyright, design, and conflicts with other trends


If you cannot attend in person, you may call in. The toll-free number in the U.S. and Canada is(866) 394-2346. The international dial-in number is (404) 665-9224. The Conference code is 4187576590.


This will be an informal conference with plenty of time for discussion. Speakers will include Prof. Mark Cohen; Steve Tepp, Global IP Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Michael Remington, Drinker, Biddle & Reath; Ayala Deutsch, National Basketball League; Alexandra Darraby, The Art Law Firm; and Mary Rasenberger, Cowan, DeBaets, Abraham & Sheppard.



Thank you for your interest. Please RSVP to [email protected] to let us know if you plan to attend.


Warm regards,


Chinese Business Lawyers Association



Wednesday, July 25, 2012


Hosted by

Fordham Intellectual Property Law Institute

Fordham University School of Law


Mark A. Cohen

Visiting Professor, Fordham University School of Law

Conference Director



10:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.

Networking/informal discussion, coffee and snacks


Welcoming Remarks

11:00 - 11:05 A.M.


Hugh C. Hansen

Fordham University School of Law


Introduction and Background to Recent developments

11:05 - 11:20 A.M.

      Mark Cohen

        Fordham University School of Law   


SESSION 1: Developments in Substantive Copyright Law

11:20 - 11:40



Mary Rasenberger  

Cowan, DeBaets, Abraham & Sheppard


Alexandra Darraby

The Art Law Firm


SESSION 2: Sports Broadcasting

11:40 - 12:00



Ayala Deutsch

           National Basketball Association

SESSION 3: Internet Liability

12:00 - 12:20



Steven Tepp

Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce


SESSION 4: Judicial Trends and Engagement

12:20 - 12:40



Michael Remington

Drinker, Biddle & Reath


Session 5: Copyright, Design and Conflicts with Other Rights

12:40 - 1:00



        Mark Cohen   

Fordham Law School



12:50 - 1:00 +