05/10: Copyright and Trademark
May 10, 2021 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Concurrent Session Two:
Copyright and Trademark
Moderator: Jeffrey Samuels, Sausalito, CA
- Fan Fiction and IP Rights - Dale Nelson, Donaldson + Califf, LLP, Culver City, CA
- First Amendment Challenges to Trademark Laws after Tam and Brunetti - Lisa Ramsey, University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, CA
- Failure to Function, Aesthetically Functional, and Merely Ornamental Went Into a Bar…. A new attack on questionable trademarks? - Sean Garrison, Bacal & Garrison Law Group, Scottsdale, AZ
University of San Diego School of Law | ProfessorProfessor Lisa Ramsey teaches intellectual property classes at the University of San Diego School of Law and is an expert on trademark law. Before joining the USD law faculty, she was an intellectual property litigator at Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich in San Diego.
The University of Akron School of Law | Professor EmeritusMr. Samuels is a Professor Emeritus at The University of Akron School of Law. Mr. Samuels currently serves as an expert witness and consultant in trademark matters and as a panelist under various domain name dispute procedures.
Donaldson + Callif | PartnerDale is a partner at Donaldson + Callif, a boutique firm that specializes in documentary and independent film production, clearance and fair use, championing the free speech rights of filmmakers, podcasters and other artists to tell their stories, their way.
Bacal & Garrison Law Group | PartnerSean Garrison is a named partner with Bacal & Garrison Law Group, a Scottsdale, Arizona law firm that focuses in the areas of trademark and copyright law.