Fashion Law Symposium: Unraveling the Threads of Fashion Law


Panel 1: What is Fashion Law

Guillermo Jimenez, FIT Professor of Fashion Law
Olivera Medenica, Partner at Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP & Fashion Law Professor at Brooklyn Law School

Panel 2: Brand Protection Through IP

Joshua Seidman, Founding Partner at Seidman Creative Law
John Maltbie, Director of IP and Civil Enforcement at Louis Vuitton

Panel 3: Behind the Seams: The Intersection of Business and Fashion

Shermin Lakha, Founder & Managing Attorney of LVLUP Legal
Isaro Carter, Founder of the Carter Firm LLC
Elizabeth Kurpis, Founder and Managing Member of Kurpis Legal

 John Maltbie ’96, Director of Civil Enforcement, Intellectual Property, Louis Vuitton


CLE Credit Offered

The program provides 4.5 CLE credits in the State of New York. Partial credit is not available. The credits are transitional and non-transitional and the categories are:

  • Professional Practice (2.0 credits)
  • Law Practice management (1.0 credits)
  • Ethics and Professionalism (0.5 credits)
  • Skills (0.5 credits)
  • Diversity, Inclusion, Elimination of Bias (0.5 credits)

Materials will be distributed digitally prior to the event. Please print out a hard copy if you would like to have one as a reference. A limited number of printouts will be available upon email request to by the deadline of Nov. 3rd.

Free registration.