May 19, 2023
In-person + Virtual Event
Sands Expo & Convention Center
10 Bayfront Ave.
International Trademark Association’s 2023 Annual Meeting Live+ will connect the most influential brand professionals from across the globe and industries at the largest gathering of its kind. The event takes advantage of Singapore’s vibrant innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem to connect an international network of IP professionals on a range of emerging issues. The event also offers virtual sessions to further extend its reach and audience.
Warner Norcross + Judd LLP Partner Brian D. Wassom has been invited to moderate a session titled “Right of Publicity: Issues with Clearance and Enforcement in the U.S.” for trademark professionals to discuss the difficulties that businesses and their attorneys have in clearing the rights to use an individual’s likeness in commerce. The wide-ranging conversation will also cover the challenges of enforcing publicity rights in court and how these issues vary from state to state.
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About the speaker:
A sought-after speaker, Wassom is a futurist at heart who tracks legal issues arising from a wide range of cutting-edge technologies. He is chair of Warner’s Emerging Media and Technologies Industry Group and has developed a particular focus on matters of creative expression, First Amendment rights, commercial identity and privacy, which spans the legal doctrines of copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity rights, advertising, journalism and related fields. Learn more about his practice here.