Their presentation, “An Introduction to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act: What IP Practitioners Need to Know,” will discuss how key considerations in the DMCA address impact copyright litigation in the digital age. Topics will include an overview of the DMCA’s history and policy; safe harbor provisions; causes of action for circumventing technological measures that control access to copyright-protected works; and causes of action for the falsification, removal, or alteration of copyright management information.
The CLE program will occur in person at the Arts District Mansion at 2101 Ross Avenue and is also available over Zoom. For more information and to register, visit the Dallas Bar Association website.
Emilio B. Nicolas is a copyright, trademark, and media rights attorney in Jackson Walker’s Austin office. His practice involves litigation and transactional work, including IP and media rights protection, enforcement, and licensing for companies in the entertainment, media, and technology industries. Emilio was recently recognized by The Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year – Austin, Copyright Law (2024), and by Austin Monthly as one of “Austin’s Top Attorneys” for Intellectual Property Rights (2023).
Chandler Stephens is an intellectual property attorney focused on trademarks and brand protection. She enjoys managing international trademark portfolios and counseling clients on all aspects of trademark prosecution, maintenance, and enforcement. She also enjoys advising clients regarding copyrights, rights of publicity, domain names, and social media issues.