Patent, Wearable Technology, 3D Printing & Fashion Law

 3-D Printing Law


 Patent Attorney

book reading

 Fashion Lawyer


Past Events

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
  • New York County Lawyers Association


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:
    • 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


16th Annual New York Fashion Conference

On the 15th Our panel will discuss  “Wearable Technology: Marrying Technology and Fashion”

  • By Initiatives in Art and Culture
  • Conference runs November 14 – 15, 2014
  • CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY


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


Sample Press

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