Call for Papers: Progression 2018: Using Law to Facilitate an Efficacious Innovation Economy

Deadline: 
07/1/18
Event Date: 
10/5/18
Location name: 
Davie, FL
Organization: 
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law and the Nova Law Review

Call for Papers

2018 Symposium

Progression 2018:  Using Law to Facilitate an Efficacious Innovation Economy

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law and the Nova Law Review seek submissions for its annual Symposium on October 5, 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 Intellegince

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

 

Submissions & Important Dates:

- Please submit materials to lawreview@nova.edu

- Submission Deadline for Abstracts: July 1, 2018  

- Submission Deadline for Articles: September 15, 2018

- Symposium Date: October 5, 2018

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

 

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