August 6, 2020Webinar

HTS Webinar: Data Licensing

Hosted by Licensing Executives Society

HTS - Internet of Things and Mobile and Consumer Electronics Subcommittees Webinar: Data Licensing

Large-scale data collection occurs every day through computer-mediated transactions (CMTs), IoT devices, software telemetry, and numerous other sources. Data is critical to, among other things, the development of artificial intelligence and predictive analytics. Every company (not just large tech companies) needs to understand how to license data in and out of its organization. The session will provide an overview of intellectual property and contractual protection available for data (data bases). The session will also provide an overview of data use agreements including the Creative Commons licenses, Open Data Commons licenses, and private industry proposals. Legal mechanisms for properly collecting data will be mentioned but a discussion of data privacy and security is not intended.


Derek Stettner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
Partner · Co-Chair, Digital Technology Industry Group


Ann Bartow, Professor - Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property
Ann joined UNH Law to lead the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property in 2015.

She joined the Pace Law School faculty in 2011 from the University of South Carolina School of Law. During the 2011-2012 academic year, Professor Bartow was a Fulbright Scholar at Tongji University in Shanghai, China. She teaches Copyright Law, Trademark Law, Survey of Intellectual Property Law, Art Law and Torts. She is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Her scholarship focuses on the intersection between intellectual property laws and public policy concerns, privacy and technology law, and feminist legal theory, and she has published numerous articles and book chapters on these subjects.

Leo Novakoski, Assistant General Counsel - Microsoft
Leo's experience includes negotiating inbound and outbound patent licenses and negotiating patent purchases and sales. Leo has been heavily involved in developing Microsoft's data licensing strategy. Prior to working at Microsoft, Leo was patent counsel at Intel and an associate at Fenwick & West.

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Thursday, September 6, 2020

Time (Eastern):
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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