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Upcoming Events

QR16th Annual New York Fashion Conference

  • Friday – Saturday, November 14 – 15, 2014
  • CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
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5th Annual Review of Fashion Law

  • CLE; Fashion Law Update 2014-4015: Before the Runway
  • December 10, 2014
  • 3 NY & NJ Credits: Breakdown TBD
  • 2nd Floor Auditorium 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Course Details


An Introduction to Wearable Technology:

What is “Wearable Technology”?  Our panel will discuss how Wearable Technology is being included in fashion items such as clothing, accessories, and components thereof; intellectual property issues associated with Wearable Technology; and data/privacy issues arising from Wearable Technology.

  • Monday, November 17th; 6pm
  • City Bar Building (44th Street, between 5th and 6th)
  • Currently confirmed panelists:
    • Prof. Jeff Trexler, Esq., Fashion Ethics, Sustainability and Development, Fordham Law School;
    • Joseph Murphy, Esq., Law Offices of Joseph F. Murphy
  • Admission to this event is limited to current members and affiliates of the New York City Bar Association’s Fashion Law Committee


Latest Press

Washington Post – Recalls, lawsuits, traffic tickets — wearable tech is starting to get attention from legal system
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Past Events

6th Annual Art Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Panel: 3D Printing in the Arts – With Demonstration
Joseph F. Murphy, Law Offices of Joseph F. Murphy; Francis Bitonti, Francis Bitonti Studio; H. David Celento, DigiFabLab; 
Michael Kelly, Kenyon & Kenyon LLP, November 22, 2013

Fashion Law and Technology: 3D Printing and Its Legal Implications
Panelist on 3D Printing and Design Patents 
New York Law School, 185 West Broadway
Faculty and Staff Commons, 2nd Floor, November 20, 2013

Fashion Law: Opportunities and Threats of 3D Printing
Chair & Moderator, Joseph F. Murphy – 
New York County Lawyer’s Association (NYCLA)
May 16, 2013

Well Proportioned: 3D Printing, Law, & Future of Fashion
Panel Speaker – 
Third Annual Fashion Law Institute Symposium, Fashion Law Institute at Fordham University School of Law
April 19, 2013