Alan Wernick Co-Presenting "Social Media and the Internet" at the Ohio State Bar Association's Federal Bench Bar Conference


On Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, Alan S. Wernick will join a panel discussion at The Ohio State Bar Association Federal Courts & Practice Committee Bench Bar Conference. His panel will present at 10:30 a.m. on the topic of “Social Media and the Internet.”

The panel will address the intersection of social media, the internet, and the law. They will discuss online defamation, copyright, trademark, and trade secret protection, and other hot topics in this burgeoning area of the law.

The Conference takes place Oct. 10 and Oct. 11 at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square, 75 East State. St., Columbus, Ohio 43215.

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About Alan S. Wernick

Alan is an experienced business transactions attorney, advocate and arbitrator/mediator handling legal matters for businesses in the areas of information technology, privacy/cybersecurity, and intellectual property (copyright, trademark, trade secrets, licensing).

Alan is a trusted leader and advisor, having worked in large law firms, as in-house counsel and as counsel to and advocate for middle market, Fortune 500, Fortune 100 and startup clients. He is recognized by peers and clients for his extensive track record advising organizations acquiring, using and selling/licensing technologies and related services, including the drafting and negotiation of a variety of technology and commercial agreements; data privacy/cybersecurity compliance and remediation, including responding to data breaches; IP protection; mergers and acquisitions due diligence; compliance processes, procedures and policies; and dispute resolution, including breach of contract claims and IP infringement claims.

Alan also handles litigation matters and represents businesses that have suffered a data breach. He is an advocate in the federal, state and appellate courts for client disputes concerning information technology and intellectual property, and also an advocate in dispute resolution through arbitration and mediation.

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