Three Katten attorneys will participate in 24th annual ABA Forum on Communications Law. Partner and co-head of the Privacy, Data and Cybersecurity practice, Doron Goldstein, will be the lead facilitator for the "Tell Me, Give Me, Protect Me, Forget Me: Relating to Customers in the Age of Consumer (Data Subject) Privacy Rights" session on Friday, February 1 at 8:00 a.m. and on Saturday, February 2 at 11:30 a.m. This session will explore data collection and uses now that there is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) to consider.
Gloria Franke Shaw, Litigation partner, will serve as a facilitator for the "Hot Issues in Entertainment" session on Friday, February 1 at 8:00 a.m. and at 11:00 a.m., as well as on Saturday, February 2 at 11:30 a.m. This session will explore legal developments and trends in music; television, movies, and games; politics; and graffiti cases.
Litigation partner Tami Kameda Sims will facilitate the "Hot Issues in Libel and Privacy" session on Friday, February 1 at 11:00 a.m. and on Saturday, February 2 at 8:30 a.m. The panel will lead you through an examination of recent high-profile trials, settlements, and appeals. They will review the current state of the law regarding opinion, libel-by-implication, and the reporting of third-party allegations; libel and the right of publicity in fiction and docudrama; how the Internet and social media are affecting courts' analysis of public figure status, defamatory meaning, and other elements of libel law; and the increase in politically-charged defamation cases.