Shake, Rattle & Roll: Challenging the Fundamental Laws of the Internet
Susan Goldsmith, Partner, McCarter & English, LLP
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 6:30 pm – 8 pm on Zoom
Logistics: Upon receiving your registration we will email you the Zoom meeting access information 24-48 hours prior to the event. Please plan to arrive on Zoom at 6:15 pm to allow admission time. Registration will close at 12 noon on September 16th.
Ticket Pricing (please scroll down to register and to learn more about membership categories):
$5 for Supporting Member*
$10 for Basic Member**
$10 for All Other Guests
Join us on September 16th for a topical, informative and engaging webinar by Wharton Club of NJ sponsor and friend, McCarter & English, LLP.
Online freedom of speech, claims of censorship and possible restrictions on advertising and control of search results are in the headlines and comments in the news and your social media feeds. In this webinar, Susan Goldsmith, McCarter & English IP/IT partner, gives context to proposed changes and explains what is going on in Congress and with executive orders and reports originating in the White House. Please bring your questions about how the Internet is governed, and we will talk about how it may be changing regardless of which party wins in November.
About Our Speaker: Susan Goldsmith
Susan Okin Goldsmith, President-Elect of our Wharton Club of NJ and frequent speaker on IP and IT topics, is a Partner with the law firm of McCarter & English, LLP. Susan focuses her practice on intellectual property. She handles software as well as trademarks and copyrights, including global registration and enforcement strategy, infringement matters, and intellectual property licensing. Susan handles a wide variety of matters involving e-commerce and internet use and abuse. Susan also has an extensive track record with respect to corporate and commercial business transactions, joint ventures and start-ups, including complex mergers and acquisitions and venture capital financing, handling substantial licensing and other intellectual property and technology issues.
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