CFP: Progression 2018—Using Law to Facilitate an Efficacious Innovation Economy (Nova Southeastern)

Call for Papers: Progression 2018—Using Law to Facilitate an Efficacious Innovation Economy
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law and the Nova Law Review

Annual Nova Law Review Symposium
October 8, 2018
Nova Southeastern University
Shepard Broad College of Law
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Overview

  • Please submit materials to lawreview@nova.edu
  • Submission Deadline for Abstracts: July 1, 2018
  • Submission Deadline for Articles: September 15, 2018
  • Symposium Date: October 8, 2018

Details

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law and the Nova Law Review seek submissions for its annual Symposium on October 8, 2018. During these stimulating times of flourishing innovation in various sectors worldwide, it is important to discuss and highlight the various underlying issues that coincide with these novel developments. Progression 2018: Using Law to Facilitate an Efficacious Innovation Economy, will address the intersection of law and business as it focuses on new technologies, ethics, and regulation.

The Symposium presents an opportunity for academics, practitioners, and students in a variety of legal, business, and technology fields to exchange ideas and explore emerging issues. Interdisciplinary presentations are encouraged. Authors and presenters are invited to submit proposals on topics including but not limited to the following:

New and Evolving Technologies

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Data Analytics
  • Professional Duties for Lawyers
  • TRIPS and Other Trade Agreements
  • Virtual Reality
  • Cybersecurity
  • Evolution of Media
  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Artificial Intelligence

Entrepreneurship

  • Ideation and Ownership
  • Meaningful Disclosure in Tech Financing
  • Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, and Crowd

Financing

  • Funding Sources and New Markets
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Blockchain Technologies
  • Risk and Process Management

Technology in Health Care

  • Electronic Health Records
  • Genetic Patents
  • Genomic Pharmacology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Medical Devices
  • Cybersecurity of Medical Devices
  • E-health
  • Patent Evergreening
  • Neuroscience

Intellectual Property

  • Patentability and Enforcement
  • Employee Ownership of Innovation
  • Trade Secrets
  • Publicity Rights across Industries and

Jurisdictions

  • Privacy
  • Copyright and Media Legislation
  • Education policy for tomorrow’s workforce
  • Artificial Intelligence Regulation
  • Foreign IP Law Regimes Effects on Domestic Affairs

Law Review Published Article

The Nova Law Review will review, edit and publish submissions in the 2019 Symposium issue. Articles, as well as case studies and abstracts of research in progress, will be considered for the symposium program for presentation purposes. Only complete articles, however, will be published in the law review. Abstracts for these papers will be due no later than the July 1, 2018 deadline and will be accepted on a rolling basis until that time.

Presentations (Without Publication) based on Abstracts

The Nova Law Review will review and select presentations for the symposium. If you are interested in presenting without submitting a publishable article, an abstract of the presentation must be submitted by the July 1, 2018 deadline and will be accepted on a rolling basis until that time.

For More Information Please Contact

  • lawreview@nova.edu, (954) 262-6295, or the individuals below
  • Professor Kathy Cerminara, cerminar@nova.edu, (954) 262-6193
  • Professor Marilyn Uzdavines, muzdavines@nova.edu, (954) 262-6265
  • Associate Dean Vicenç F. Feliú, vfeliu@nova.edu
  • Dean Jon M. Garon, garon@nova.edu, (954) 262-6229
  • Bryan Siddique, Editor-in-Chief, Nova Law Review, bs1080@mynsu.nova.edu
  • Thomas Sternberg, Goodwin Alumni Editor, Nova Law Review, ts1595@mynsu.nova.edu
  • Karen Rose, Director of Alumni Relations, kr550@nova.edu, (954) 262-6189