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31st Annual Technology Law Institute

Technology Law Institute

October 21, 2016
State Bar of Georgia Conference Center

Atlanta, Georgia

We will also be having a short meeting of the Section membership, to vote on expanding our scope and changing our name.

When:  Friday, Oct. 21,  8 a.m.  – 3 p.m. (Brief Section meeting at 8 a.m.)
Where:  State Bar of Georgia Conference Center, 104 Marietta St. NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30303


7:15   REGISTRATION (All attendees must check in upon arrival.
A removable jacket or sweater is recommended.)

Frederick E Schuchman, III

 8:00   Technology Law Section Business meeting 
Paul Arne, Morris, Manning, & Martin, Chair, presiding.

8:15        Hidden Risks in Licensing Agreements and IP Transactions
Peter J. Kinsella,Perkins Coie, Denver

9:15   Drones:        What’s the latest buzz?
John Fry, Morris, Manning, & Martin
Elizabeth Wharton, Hall Booth and Smith
Tom Clyde, Kirkpatrick, Townsend, and Wharton.

10:15 Break

10:25            "WE HAD A DATA BREACH!"

Advice to a CEO under the Georgia Rules of Professional Conduct, as seen through the Ethical Lens
R. Perry Tomlinson, BB&T Center for Ethical Business Leadership, University of North Georgia

11:25 Lunch and networking
(Lunch included in registration fee)

11:55 “ORAL ARGUMENT” Podcast Live Show; a “Law and Tech” Conversation
Joseph S. Miller, Professor, UGA School of Law, Athens
Christian Turner, Associate Professor, UGA School of Law, Athens

12:55     Data Security Panel  
“Blurred Lines: When Does Cybercrime Become an Act of War?"
David Sawyer, Frazier Deeter
Contracting and encryption issues in the Payments Industry
Don Riddick, Associate General Counsel of TSYS.
Cyber Risk Management
a)     understanding risks
b)    assessing business impact
c)     risk management strategy; monitoring and assurance reporting
Dan Schroeder Habif, Arogeti & Wynne LLP.      

1:55   Break

2:00   Technology Law Update
Sarah Shalf, Professor, Emory University School of Law, Atlanta
Nathan Mendelsohn ‘17L, Emory Law School
Daniel Tan ‘18L, Emory Law School

3:00   ADJOURN