Navigating global legal issues for tech companies

  • 10/03/2019
  • United States

Menlo Park: October 3, 2019

The technology sector is facing intense geo-political headwinds and is subject to ever increasing regulatory scrutiny across the world.

The Norton Rose Fulbright 2nd annual international legal conference agenda has been curated to examine these progressively complex regulatory environments.

Convening global legal advisors and Bay Area tech leaders for half a day of dynamic discussions, panelists will be sharing their strategic insights on the state of play, common challenges and real world solutions regarding legal and regulatory risks when operating across the globe.

Register here: https://45258.nortonrosefulbright.online/

Agenda
8:35

Top 5 issues for in-house lawyers when advising the board

Moderated by Lior Nuchi, San Francisco

Panellists:

This panel session will include directors of technology companies

9:20

Regulatory Investigations

This session will outline key procedural and legal risks associated with multi-jurisdictional regulatory investigations. These investigations may relate to anti-trust, privacy, tax, finance, employment compliance, safety, corruption, export controls, IP or a range of other issues.

Moderated by Robin Adelstein, Head of Antitrust and Competition, New York

Panellists:
Barbara Li, Beijing
Caroline Thomas, London
Walied Soliman, Toronto
Chris Cwalina, Washington DC

10:20

Coffee Break

10:35

Global Regulation of Tech Companies

Focussing on the numerous countries that are enacting legislation designed to specifically regulate tech companies, especially in relation to privacy, competition and content.

Moderated by Nick Abrahams, Global Head of Technology and Innovation, Sydney

Panellists:
Laila Paszti, Toronto
Keith Rosen, Washington DC
Barbara Li, Beijing
Marcus Evans, London
Nick Abrahams, Sydney
Stella Cramer, Singapore
Caroline Thomas, London

11:25

Artificial Intelligence is Everywhere

Global update on AI developments and the way various jurisdictions are choosing to regulate AI.

Moderated by Sean Murphy, EMEA Head of Technology and Innovation, London

Panellists:
Charlotte Lewis Jones, AR/VR Associate General Counsel, Facebook
Maya Medeiros, Canada
Nick Abrahams, Sydney
Marcus Evans, London
Jeewon Serrato, San Francisco

12:25

Lunch

1:00

Dealing with data in a global business

This session will cover:

Key types of data and products of data
What legal protection is currently available for data from a global perspective (high level explanation)
Key areas where data ownership becomes an issue
Creating effective global privacy policies
Global compliance in a patchwork regulatory environment
Possible solutions
Moderated by Anthony de Fazekas, Canada Head of Technology and Innovation, Toronto

Panellists:
Marcus Evans, London
Jeewon Serrato, San Francisco
Barbara Li, Beijing
Stella Cramer, Singapore

1:45

Data Breach Simulation

In this session we will work through a live multi-jurisdictional breach situation, including strategies on consumer notifications and dealing with multiple regulators.

Moderated by Chris Cwalina, Global Co-Head of Data Portection, Privacy and Cybersecurity, Washington DC

Panellists:
Nick Abrahams, Sydney
Marcus Evans, London
Jeewon Serrato, San Francisco
Stella Cramer, Singapore

Location
Menlo Park
Rosewood Sand Hill
2825 Sand Hill Rd
Menlo Park, CA 94025

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