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Serving the Media Law Community Since 1980

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LOCATION

University of Miami School of Communication
Wolfson Building
Shoma Hall
5100 Brunson Drive
Coral Cables, Florida
33146
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CONFERENCE CHAIRS

Lynn Carrillo
VP Legal, NBCUniversal News Group

Adolfo Jimenez
Partner, Holland & Knight

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REGISTRATION

Early bird registration: $125
($150 after Feb 26)
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Registration for in-house, non-profit, and government lawyers: $75
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Scholarships are available.
Email latinamerica@medialaw.org

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CLE

MLRC will apply for
5-6 hours of Florida CLE credit.

LOCATION
University of Miami School of Communication
Wolfson Building
Shoma Hall
5100 Brunson Drive
Coral Cables, Florida
33146
Google Map
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REGISTRATION
Registration is $150.
Click to pay by credit card.
Scholarships and fee waivers are available. Email latinamerica@medialaw.org
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CLE
MLRC will apply for 5-6 hours of Florida CLE credit.
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HOTELS
Ask for the University of Miami rate at the following area hotels:
Holiday Inn Coral Gables
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Hyatt Regency Coral Gables
Westin Colonnade Coral Gables
Hotels in Miami Beach are approximately 40 minutes away by taxi.
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Legal Issues Concerning

Hispanic and Latin American Media

March 11, 2019 | University of Miami

Media Law Resource Center
in cooperation with

University of Miami
School of Communication and School of Law and
The Inter American Press Association

 

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Media Coverage of the Caravan and Immigration
  • Impact of President Bolsonaro on Press Freedom & Cross Hemisphere Press Freedom Checkup
  • Ethics & Compliance for Media Lawyers
  • Digital & Social Media Issues in Latin America
  • Cross-Border Production Issues

SPEAKERS INCLUDE

  • Lynn Carrillo, NBCUniversal, Miami
  • Paula Mena Barreto, CMA Law, Rio de Janeiro
  • Roxana Kahale, Kahale Abogados, Buenos Aires
  • Simone Lahorgue Nunes, Levy & Salomão Advogados, Rio de Janeiro 
  • Natalie Southwick, Committee to Protect Journalists, New York
  • James Sammataro, Stroock Stroock & Lavan, Miami

 

If you have any questions about the conference, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

This program, while located at the University of Miami, is neither the responsibility of nor endorsed by the University of Miami.

 

SCHEDULE

9:30-10:00
Registration / Coffee and Pastries on the Terrace

10:00
Welcome and Introductions from MLRC and University of Miami

10:05-10:40
Media Coverage of the Caravan, Immigration and Border Security

10:45-12:00
The impact of Brazilian President Bolsonaro on press freedom and human rights & reverberations across Latin America.
With Diana Palacios, Davis Wright Tremaine, Los Angeles; Paula Mena Barreto, CMA Law, Rio de Janeiro; Roxana Kahale,Kahale Abogados, Buenos Aires; Natalie Southwick, CPJ, New York.

12:00-1:15    
Lunch on the Terrace

1:15-2:15
Ethics and Compliance Issues for Media Lawyers. 
Speaker: Marcello Ovejero, Holland & Knight, Miami
Navigating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-corruption laws, complying with Office of Foreign Assets Control  sanctions, and related ethical issues.

  


2:30-3:30
Digital & Social Media Issues in Latin America
With: Katharine Menendez de la Cuesta, Holland & Knight, Miami; Professor Ana Francois, University of Miami School of Communication; Maria Alejandra Santurio, Santurio, Andrada & Noel, Buenos Aires.

3:30-4:00
Coffee Break on the Terrace

4:00-5:00
Cross-Border Production Issues: Practical Copyright, Licensing & Distribution Issues
With: Lynn Carrillo, VP Legal, NBCUniversal News Group, Miami; Simone Lahorgue Nunes, Levy & Salomao Advogados, Rio de Janeiro; James Sammataro, Stroock Stroock & Lavin, Miami.

5:00 - 6:00
Reception in the Breezeway

 
 
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