Runtime: 1 hour, 32 minutes Recorded: January 28, 2020
Assisted reproductive technologies (ART) is a nuanced field full of dynamic changes. This program will review the significant history of ART and surrogacy from both the legal and medical fields. The panelists, Steven H. Snyder, an ART attorney, and Dr. Said Daneshmand, a fertility doctor, will explore how the advancements in each field interface with one another. Participants will learn how ART's evolving history has shaped the current practice of law in areas such as designation of parentage and ownership rights in genetic material.
This program will examine the basics of CDA 230 and its day to day affect for those who advise internet businesses as well as those who litigate against them. It will give practical guidance as to what extend internet companies can or should edit or censor the information their users contribute to their sites and to what extent those users will actually be liable.
In this breakout we’ll share survey data covering these questions and, joined by law firm and corporate legal guest speakers, engage in an interactive discussion on the state of the industry with diverse perspectives from consultants, vendors, outside counsel and corporate legal.
For 40 years, The American Lawyer, its affiliate publications and ALM Intelligence’s Legal Compass have been collecting data on law firms, clients and providers. What does the data tell us about where the industry is headed? We will take a deep dive into our data and others’ to assess the state of the industry and its future.