Davis+Gilbert LLP
Davis+Gilbert LLP is a strategically focused, full-service mid-sized law firm of more than 130 lawyers. Founded over a century ago and located in New York City, the firm represents a wide array of clients – ranging from start-ups to some of the world's largest public companies and financial institutions.
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16 Apr 2024 Webinar: New York United States

In this wide-ranging overview session, Paavana Kumar (Partner, Advertising + Marketing) and Louis DiLorenzo (Partner, Advertising + Marketing) will discuss a broad group of legal issues surrounding the creation and publication of advertising. The session will touch on important issues such as copyright, trademark and right of publicity, as well as the particular concerns that can be raised when utilizing social media.

Key discussion points will include:

  • Basics of false advertising law, including express and implied claims and the need for substantiation
  • Copyright, trademark and right of publicity issues
  • Unique social media risks, including recent influencer cases and ambush/real-time marketing
  • Recent developments in influencer marketing and endorsements

To learn more or register, visit the event page

17 Apr 2024 Webinar: New York United States

NYCBA | Marketing and Advertising Law 2024 Speeding Ahead: Social and Digital Media Confront Increased Regulatory Review | CARU, COPPA, and Children’s Advertising: New Rules, Enforcement and Rising Concerns by Congress and Different State Legislatures on What is Appropriate for Young People in Wide Range of Ages

Complex questions and issues for lawyers are being raised due to the vastly sped up pace of companies utilizing promotional tools and vehicles, including the most current forms of technological changes. Adding to this are recent sweeping updates to social media laws, the growing labyrinth of federal and state privacy restrictions and recent FTC cases on dark patterns. In this session, Allison Fitzpatrick (Partner, Advertising + Marketing) and Alexa Meera Singh (Associate, Advertising + Marketing) the delicate children’s advertising ecosystem, focusing on new rules and enforcement reflecting differing federal and state views on what is appropriate for children to view.

18 Apr 2024 Panel: Miami United States

PI LIVE USA helps brands and retailers connect with publishers, creators, likeminded brands and tech with an agenda focused on outcome based and measurable marketing that can ignite profitable partnerships and effectively target consumers at all stages of the purchasing funnel. In this session, Gary Kibel (Partner, Privacy + Data Security) will join Lily Tendler (Confitence) and Kamile Kaselyte (NordVPN & NordPass) to plot the emerging tech roadmap for 2024. Technology growth has been a consistent trend for 25 years, and it will continue to disrupt the digital (and physical) workplace for years to come. This panel will adress key questions, such as: With the increasing sophistication of social platforms such as TikTok Shop, and affiliate teams working more closely with paid social teams, will the management of upper funnel activity diverge from the lower? What will the effect on networks, OPMs and SaaS platforms be?

29 Apr 2024 Conference: California United States

Gary Kibel (Partner, Privacy + Data Security) will be speaking at the OAAA’s 2024 OOH Media Conference, “Our Moment.” The OOH Media Conference serves as a vital gathering point for advertisers, agencies and media owners, focusing this year on the power of community, collaboration and shared experiences within the out of home (OOH) advertising industry. Through three days of programming – as well as the 82nd Annual OBIE Awards, which will honor the best, most innovative and breathtaking activations in the OOH industry – this conference will be a platform to share success stories, find common ground on complex issues, develop collective solutions and set the stage for future growth and innovation.

To learn more or register, visit the conference site

30 Apr 2024 Panel: Atlanta United States

The National HR in Hospitality Conference is the industry’s premier HR conference. Through three days of programming featuring industry leaders and experts, the conference brings together the legal and practical aspects of human resources within the hospitality industry. In this session, Gregg Gilman (Partner, Labor + Employment) will join Dave Sherwyn (Cornell University) and Celeste Yeager (Littler) to take turns presenting concise, practical tips for HR professionals on critical employment and labor law issues. The discussion will include class actions, wage and hour compliance, gender bias and harassment, social media, wrongful termination, joint-employer and more – all in one fast-paced, high-energy session.

To learn more or register, visit the conference site

01 May 2024 Summit: Chicago United States

This American Conference Institute event will equip attendees with the tools and techniques they need to meet the legal and regulatory challenges the food industry is now facing — as well as those to come. During this dialogue session, Ronald Urbach (Partner/Co-Chair, Advertising + Marketing) will moderate a conversation between two fellow industry powerhouses: Laura Brett (Vice President, National Advertising Division, BBB) and Serena Vishwanathan (Associate Director, Division of Advertising Practices, Bureau of Consumer Protection, FTC). This critical discussion will center on how both the newly-updated FTC Endorsement Guides and proposed rule on consumer reviews and testimonials will impact social media advertising of food products — both currently and moving forward.


06 May 2024 Conference: La Jolla United States

The second annual BRIDGE retreat taking place on May 5 – 7, 2024 at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa will unlock the powerful collaboration between CDOs, CMOs and CEOs by providing guidance on decentralizing inclusion and future-proofing businesses by maximizing inclusion for growth. In this key conversation, Jessica Golden Cortes (Partner, Labor + Employment) will speak with Kenji Yoshino (Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, New York University School of Law) in a deep dive on the June 29, 2023 Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) decision to overturn Affirmative Action. Jessica and Kenji will discuss how the effects of this ruling are felt not only by educational institutions but also by businesses absorbing the downstream effects of racially unjust systems and structures that perpetuate unequal access to education and opportunities for historically marginalized populations.

09 May 2024 Panel: Washington, DC United States

The Privacy+Security Forum Spring Academy will bring together seasoned thought leaders in the areas of privacy and security law in a series of deep-dive sessions delivering hands-on activities and practical takeaways. Gary Kibel will participate in a learning session on May 9 concerning the “Intersection of Marketing and Sensitive Data.” Joined by Dan Frechtling (CEO, Boltive) and Gicel Tomimbang (Associate, Squire Patton Boggs), Gary will discuss compliance gaps, best practices and technologies for governing sensitive data, especially related to health.

Key discussion points will include:

  • What qualifies as sensitive data
  • Proliferation of state laws and federal guidance for companies collecting, transmitting, and/or processing sensitive data
  • Compliance issues attendant to activities constituting a sell/share of data with third parties via websites, ads and apps
  • Best practices, agreements and technologies for controlling sensitive data
15 May 2024 Summit: New York United States

Davis+Gilbert is a proud sponsor of the 2024 Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Summit to be held in New York, NY on May 15 – 16. The Summit will will feature in-depth sessions on consumer choice mechanisms, consumer location data, protected health information and the evolving landscape of children’s data privacy. Expert speakers will provide insights on these topics through discussions with federal and state regulatory and enforcement officials, and attendees will also enjoy two days of learning and networking opportunities.

To learn more or register, visit the conference site

21 May 2024 Webinar: New York United States

In this online session, Richard Eisert (Partner/Co-Chair, Advertising + Marketing) and Gary Kibel (Partner, Privacy + Data Security) will guide attendees through a comprehensive look at the legal and business implications of U.S. state privacy laws for various players in the digital advertising ecosystem, as well as significant legal developments occurring in the EU pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation. This training will be of use to those in business strategy, operations, product and engineering roles, as well as younger lawyers looking to better understand core privacy concepts.

  • Introduction to the CPRA/VCDPA/CPA and the GDPR
  • Structure and scope of privacy legislation
  • Technical and organizational measures for engaging in targeted advertising
  • Considerations for collecting and using 1st and 3rd-party data
  • Legal cases and precedents
  • Enforcement actions and importance of compliance
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