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Anatomy of Justice - A Symposium on Criminal Justice in Cuyahoga County

CLE credit: 
2.5 hours
Weight: 
0

Presented by the Cleveland Metropolitian Bar Association in partnership with Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

Our panelists will address the pressing issues surrounding sentencing, including incarceration rates, sentencing guidelines, reform, juvenile crime, and more.

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$50 - CMBA Members
$75 - Non-Members
$40 - Government, Non-Profit and New (<1 year) Lawyers
$0 – Affiliate members, law students and community members (no CLE)
$0 – CMBA CLE Passport
Day of Program: Add $15.00 to registration fee.

agenda & speakers:

4:25 Welcome & Introductions

4:30 The State of Sentencing with audience polling

4:40 Clips from the documentary “13th”

5:00 Panel discussion addressing sentencing issues

  • The Honorable James Gwin, United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • Charles R. See, Executive Director, Community Re-Entry, Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry
  • Cullen G. Sweeney, Cuyahoga County Public Defender Office
  • Gary C. Mohr, Director, Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
  • Mark A. Stanton, Cuyahoga County Public Defender Office, Moderator

5:20 Clips from the documentary “13th”

5:40 Continued panel discussion on sentencing issues

6:00 Sentencing in Cuyahoga County: A View from the Court of Common Pleas Bench

  • Hon. Kathleen A. Sutula
  • Hon. Janet R. Burnside
  • Hon. Robert C. McClelland
  • Hon. John J. Russo

6:45 Q&A

7:00 Adjourn

 

Location: 
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room)
Event date: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Short title: 
Anatomy of Justice - A Symposium on Criminal Justice in Cuyahoga County

Substance Abuse Education Seminar

Weight: 
0
All applicants for the Ohio Bar Exam are required to take at least one hour of instruction on substance abuse, including causes, prevention, detection and treatment alternatives.
This seminar is free and open to all Spring 2018 Cleveland-Marshall College of Law graduates. December 2018 graduates are also welcome to attend.
One hour CLE pending
Location: 
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room)
Event date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Short title: 
Substance Abuse Education Seminar

CMLAA Annual Meeting & Installation of New Officers

CLE credit: 
Weight: 
0
Speakers/Special Guests: 

Join the Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association for the Annual Meeting and Installation of new 2018 Officers. We will also have the annual photo of all alumni judges. Reception to follow in atrium.

Location: 
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room)
Event date: 
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Short title: 
CMLAA Annual Meeting & Installation of New Officers

Cleveland State Law Review Symposium: Blockchain Law & Technology

CLE credit: 
7.25 hours
Weight: 
0

Paid Registration Required

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Presented by the Cleveland State Law Review in partnership with the IoT Collaborative, C|M|LAW's Center for Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection and BakerHostetler.

Join a group of national legal, regulatory, business and technology experts who will gather to explore the rapidly evolving hype and reality of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, including recent legal developments. From government services, to supply chain management to "smart contracts," a range of industries are exploring transformative ways to implement the technology that created BitCoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Keynote Speaker:

Haimera Workie, Senior Director,
FINRA’s Office of Emerging Regulatory Issues

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Agenda & Speakers:

8:00-8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30-8:45 Introductions and Welcome

  • Heather Holt, Business Editor, Cleveland State Law Review
  • Lee Fisher, Dean and Joseph C. Hostetler, BakerHostetler Chair, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

8:45-9:15 Opening Discussion: Collaborative Approaches to Blockchain Regulation: The Brooklyn Project Example

9:15-10:30 Public-Private Applications, Interactions and Regulation: Autonomous Vehicles and State Government

This panel will consider a range of potential blockchain applications implicated in the emergence of autonomous vehicles in several interrelated areas, including identity, driver’s licenses and other records, insurance, and the vehicle purchase/lease process; how those applications would apply and interact; the steps it would take to implement them and the legal, social and technical challenges they raise.

  • Susan Joseph, Blockchain and Identity Consultant
  • Joshua Klayman Kozar, Of Counsel and Co-Chair, Blockchain & Smart Contracts Group, Morrison Foerster
  • Jeremy Mio, Information Security Officer, Cuyahoga County
  • Laura Jehl, Partner and co-leader Blockchain Technologies and Digital Currencies Initiative, BakerHostetler
  • Andrea Tinianow, Chief Innovation Officer, Senior Vice President at Global Kompass Strategies
  • Jeff Ward, Director, Duke Center on Law & Technology and Associate Clinical Professor of Law

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:00 What Can Blockchain Do Now?: Existing Applications & Emerging Issues

  • Patrick Berarducci, Deputy General Counsel, Co-Chair of The Brooklyn Project
  • Mike Dolan, VP Strategic Initiatives, Linux Foundation
  • Paul Hugenberg, Founder and CEO, InfoGPS
  • Laura Jehl, Partner and co-leader Blockchain Technologies and Digital Currencies Team, BakerHostetler
  • Shawnna Hoffman, IBM Global Cognitive Legal Co-Leader, Watson AI & Quantum Computing, Global CoC

12:00-12:30 Financial Regulation Keynote

12:30-1:00 Lunch

1:00-2:10 Financial Applications and Regulation

  • Lewis Cohen, Partner, co-leader Blockchain Industry Initiative, Hogan Lovells
  • Milan Kosanovich, Supervisory Special Agent, Complex Financial Crimes Unit, FBI
  • Sarah Jane Hughes, University Scholar and Fellow in Commercial Law, Indiana Maurer School of Law
  • Paolo Saguato, Assistant Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
  • David Silver, Founder, Silver Miller
  • Michael Stovsky, Partner, Chair, Innovations, Information Technology & Intellectual Property Practice, Benesch

2:10-3:20 Smart Contracts

  • Peter Hunn, Founder, Clause.io
  • Carla Reyes, Faculty Associate, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, and Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Stetson University College of Law
  • Daniel Rice, Co-Founder and CTO, Sagewise
  • Jonathan Rohr, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Diana Stern, Legal Innovation Designer, BakerHostetler LLP

3:20-3:30 Break

3:30-4:15 Diversity in Blockchain Initiative Discussion

  • Joshua Klayman Kozar, Co-Chair, Blockchain &amp; Smart Contracts Group, Morrison Foerster
  • Shawnna Hoffman, IBM Global Cognitive Legal Co-Leader, Watson AI & Quantum Computing, Global CoC
  • Laura Jehl, Partner and co-leader Blockchain Technologies and Digital Currencies Team, BakerHostetler
  • Susan Joseph, Blockchain and Identity Consultant
  • Joyce Lai, Law & Technology, ConsenSys

4:15-4:45 Closing Discussion

  • Joshua A.T. Fairfield, William Donald Bain Family Professor of Law, Washington & Lee School of Law

4:45-5:30 Reception

Location: 
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room)
Event date: 
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Short title: 
Cleveland State Law Review Symposium: Blockchain Law & Technology

Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium

CLE credit: 
3 hours
Weight: 
0

Sponsored by the Cleveland Marshall College of Law Entertainment and Sports Law Association and the Lake County Captains

Continental Breakfast and Coffee to be provided.

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  • Pre-registration for attorneys: $20.00
  • Pre-registration for non-attorneys: $10.00
  • Students: Free
  • Tickets at the door will be $25.00 for attorneys and $15.00 for non-attorneys

The Symposium will host three round-table panel discussions featuring industry experts from across the U.S.

PANEL 1: Branding, Licensing, and Talent Representation within Today & Entertainment Industry

  • Moderator: Angelin Chang, Professor of Music and Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • Ken Abdo, Partner, Fox Rothschild, LLP
  • Tom Moglovkin, Senior Vice President of Business Affairs, NBC Universal
  • Dan Levin, Principal, PROMINENT Brand + Talent

Panel 2: The Rise of the ESports Industry

  • Moderator: Peter Carfagna, Founder, Magis, LLC and Professor of Law, Harvard School of Law
  • Tyler Schrodt, CEO & Founder, Electronic Gaming Federation
  • Krista Hiner, Attorney, ESG Law
  • Anthony Muraco, Director of Gaming Operations, Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Chris Lloyd, ESports Agent, Evolved Talent Agency

Panel 3: Amateurism is the Problem, the HBL is the Solution

  • Moderator: Rafael Hernandez Brito, “El Alcade” and the voice of the Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Ricky Volante, Attorney, Buckley King, LPA and Chief Executive Officer, The Historical Basketball League Enterprises, Inc.
  • Mekka Okereke, Engineering Director, Google
  • Jim Convertino, Director of McGowan Professional Athletes & Entertainers Insurance Solutions 
  • Mike Johnson, Founder and CEO of All Day Group and ADG Sports

 

 

Location: 
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room)
Event date: 
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Short title: 
Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium

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