Register today for the 2017 OSBA Law & Media Conference on Oct. 13


​Register today for the OSBA Law & Media Conference as we discuss hot topics in media law on Oct. 13, 2017!

Plenary Keynote Speaker:

Gregg Leslie | Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

Topic: Fake News - What it is (and isn't), how to spot it, and what to d​o if you get burned by it.

Gregg Leslie - Staff attorney with the Reporters Committee and editor of their news publications and guides. Served as chairman of the D.C. Bar's Media Law Committee and as a member of the governing committee of the Communications Law Forum of the American Bar Association, as well as the ABA's Fair Trial and Free Press Task Force.


Topic Highlights:

  • The Internet of (Media) Things: Automated News from Your Coffeemaker 

  • Public Records Extravaganza: Court of Claims Update, New Exceptions, and the Craziest Court Rulings

  • How the Internet Affects Litigation and Settlement Strategy for Defamation and Privacy Cases
  • Hot Topics in Copyright Law

  • Communication is a Two-Way Street. Roadblocks, Detours, and Dangerous Curves Ahead 

Applying for 4.25 CLE hours


Date, Time, and Location

October 13, 2017

Registration: 8:30-9:30 a.m.  |  Conference: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Ohio State Bar Association
1700 Lake Shore Dr.  |  Columbus, OH 43204

Registration Fees

Register by October 2:

OSBA Members/Lawyers: $90
Journalists/Non-Lawyers: $40
Student Rate: $20

Register after October 2:

OSBA Members/Lawyers: $110
Journalists/Non-Lawyers: $60
Student Rate: $20

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