WHAT: Fashion law is a quickly growing practice area — a place where IP and corporate junkies alike can aspire to dress stylishly while honing their legal skills in the glamorous world of haute couture law. Join the Above Law team, along with the fashion industry’s leading lawyers, for an evening of cocktails, canapés, and conversation focusing on the many ins and outs of fashion law.
WHO: Moderated by Above the Law Editor Staci Zaretsky, panelists include:
Barbara Kolsun, General Counsel of Stuart Weitzman
Jennifer Sheaffer, Senior Corporate Counsel of J.Crew Group
Michael Lasky, Co-Chair of the Litigation Practice Group of Davis & Gilbert
Sherry Jetter, Special Counsel of Katten Muchin Rosenman (formerly of HMX, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Donna Karan New York)
WHEN: Thursday, February 5
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
WHERE: Carson Street Clothiers
63 Crosby Street
TICKETS: The event is free. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
ABOUT ABOVE THE LAW:
Above the Law is the biggest and best site for original legal news, counting among its readers everyone from general counsels and senior partners at the nation’s biggest firms to the ranks of 1Ls. Written by lawyers for lawyers, Above the Law’s staff blankets the courts, law schools, corporations, and life at firms both big and small. It’s the first with salary and bonus information and is a hub of professional advice for legal professionals at all career stages.
Ms. Uduak is best known as an advocate who uses the tools of media and the law to help creatives and businesses clearly articulate their true brand identities, and communicate it to the world through their products and services, to maximize profits. She is a lawyer, speaker, author, journalist, and recognized thought leader, and trailblazer for her work on Africa’s emerging global fashion and entertainment markets, and the niche practice of fashion law in the United States. She is also the founder and publisher of Ladybrille® Magazine, and an Attorney and Partner at Ebitu Law Group, P.C, where her practice focuses on Fashion, Business, & Entertainment Law and Trials. For more information about her, visit www.msuduak.com.