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    09.30.10 Fashion Week Comes to Brooklyn Law School - Panel Discussion: Representing the Fashion Client
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    Thursday, September 30
    5:00 -- 7:00 pm
    Reception to follow.

    250 Joralemon Street
    Subotnick Center

    Co-Sponsors
    The Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law, the International Law Society, and the Intellectual Property Law Association (IPLA).

    About the Program
    This program, whose panelists include the editor and authors of Fashion Law: A Guide for Designers, Fashion Executives, and Attorneys (Fairchild 2010), the first book on fashion law, is geared towards practitioners representing clients in the fashion industry. It is meant to provide a fundamental understanding of the needs of clients in the fashion industry.

    The program is divided into four segments, each exploring an essential component of the fashion industry:

    • Intellectual Property Issues and Licensing
    • Import and Customs Issues in Fashion
    • International Development in the Fashion Business
    • Counterfeiting

    Moderator
    Claire R. Kelly '93
    Professor, Brooklyn Law School

    Panelists
    Steven R. Gursky '79 
    Partner, Olshan Grundman Frome Rosenzweig & Wolosky LLP

    Frances P. Hadfield
    Attorney, Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP

    Guillermo C. Jimenez
    Professor, Fashion Institute of Technology

    Barbara Kolsun
    Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Stuart Weitzman, LLC

    Karen Ceil Lapidus '84
    Vice President and General Counsel, Loehmann's

    CLE Credit
    This program offers two CLE credits in the State of New York. The credits are non-transitional and the category is Professional Practice.

    Cost
    The program is free for those who do not want CLE credit. All attendees, however, must RSVP.

    $20 ($10 per CLE credit) for Brooklyn Law School graduates who hold a 2010-2011 BLS Alumni Association Membership Card. If you would like to join, please call 718-780-7966.

    $100 ($50 per CLE credit) for all others.

    If you are registering for CLE credit, you can pay online or by mail with a check payable to Brooklyn Law School. Send it to:

    Brooklyn Law School
    Office of External Affairs
    250 Joralemon Street
    Brooklyn, New York 11201

    Our financial aid policy is available upon request. Please email CLE@brooklaw.edu or call (718) 780-7953.


    Professor Claire R. Kelly and Frances P. Hadfield, Esq. organized this program.

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