New York, NY, May 28, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Scott W. Pink, Special Counsel, DLA Piper will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Advertising Law: What’s New for 2014 and Beyond?” This event is scheduled for June 27, 2014 from 10:00am – 12:00pm (ET).
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About Scott W. Pink
Scott Pink is Special Counsel with the global law firm of DLA Piper and heads up its Marketing and Advertising Law Group. He concentrates in advising consumer product companies on a wide variety of advertising and promotional issues, including advertising review and compliance, clam substantiation, product labeling and packaging, gift card and loyalty programs, pricing and discount issues, promotion and sponsorship agreements, advertising agency and creative services agreements, sweepstakes, contests and competitions, mobile and internet marketing, and false advertising litigation and claims. Mr. Pink has successfully defended consumer product companies against challenges brought before the National Advertising Division of the Better Business Bureau. Mr. Pink has expertise in several areas of the law that are relevant to the advertising and marketing done by consumer product companies, including intellectual property law, information technology law, e-commerce, social media and Internet law, and privacy and security law. Mr. Pink currently serves as the lead outside advertising and marketing counsel to several well-known brands.
Mr. Pink has served as chair of local, state and national intellectual property organizations, including the San Francisco and Sacramento Bar's Intellectual Property Sections, the California State Bar's Intellectual Property Section, the American Corporate Counsel Association's national Intellectual Property Committee and the American Bar Association's Cybersecurity Task Force. He has been recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer by San Francisco and Law & Politics magazines and listed in The Best Lawyers in America for his intellectual property and information technology practice. He is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School.
About DLA Piper
DLA Piper is a global law firm with 4,200 lawyers located in more than 30 countries throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East, positioning it to help companies with their legal needs around the world.
This course offers marketing and advertising companies, an overview of the latest trends; critical issues and best practices with respect to advertising law.
Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
§ Detailed discussion of the concept of Advertising Law including
§ Comparative advertising
§ Corrective advertising
§ Latest FTC policies and guides
§ Advertising compliance regulations
§ Taxation of advertising income
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org.