Media Law Resource Center
in cooperation with
University of Miami
School of Communication and School of Law
March 9, 2015 | University of Miami
Important Parking Information
Free parking is available on March 9 in Lot 209 between Pisano Ave and Brunson Drive. But you must display a UM Parking Pass printed in color. A parking pass will be emailed to delegates -- and a limited number will be available at registration.
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Legal Issues Concerning
Hispanic and Latin American Media
The Conference will provide lawyers from North America and Latin America a unique opportunity to meet and educate one another on the issues that arise in cross-border content creation, newsgathering and distribution.
9:15 - 10:00 Registration / Coffee and Breakfast on the Terrace
10:00 - 10:40 Morning Speaker: Fernando del Rincon, CNN en Español
10:45 - 12:00 National Security and Justice for Journalists in Latin America
Moderator: Charles D. Tobin, Holland & Knight LLP. With: Cyntha Hudson,senior vice president and general manager of CNN en Español; Katitza Rodriguez, International Rights Director EFF; Francisco J. de Zavalía, Suaya, Memelsdorff y Asoc.; others TBD
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch on the Terrace
1:00 - 2:00 After Lunch Speaker: José Diaz-Balart, Anchor, Noticiero Telemundo and Host, MSNBC's The Daily Rundown
2:00 - 3:30 Cross Border Copyright, Licensing and Distribution
Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Telemundo
Schivartche Advogados, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Interactive discussion on practical issues for content creators when distributing content cross borders.
3:30 - 4:00 Dessert Break on the Terrace
4:00 - 5:30 Cross Border Libel, Privacy and Newsgathering Issues
CELE Universidad de Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Bostwick Law, Los Angeles
Interactive discussion on pre and post-publication issues surrounding gathering and publishing news and information, liability for online intermediaries, and the 'right to be forgotten' in Latin America.
5:30 - 6:30 Reception in the Breezeway
Sponsored by The McClatchy Company Foundation and Miami Herald
Francisco J. de Zavalía, Suaya, Memelsdorff y Asoc;
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