Forum on Communications Law

Network with lawyers in the print broadcast, online & mobile media, and the telecommunications industries. Keep up to date with cutting edge issues in defamation, privacy, commercial speech, freedom of information, data collection and use, FCC regulation, and First Amendment law

Announcements

The Eleventh Annual First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition

The annual First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court, now in its eleventh year, is designed to introduce minority law students to the practice of media law and to many of the lawyers who are active in the media law bar.

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24th Annual Conference

January 31 - February 2, 2019 | Nobu Eden Roc Hotel | Miami Beach, FL

ABA/FCBA 38th Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster

Sunday, April 7, 2019 | Encore Hotel | Las Vegas, NV

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Publications

WICL Newsletter

The April 2018 issue of the WICL Newsletter is now available. This month’s issue features an article about the Forum’s chair, Carolyn Forrest, V.P. of Legal Affairs for Fox Television Stations. WICL Newsletter Co-Editors Laura Berman Lerman Senter PLLC, Washington, DC 202.416.6792 LBerman@lermansenter.com Lisa Zycherman Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Washington, DC 202.973.4280 lisazycherman@dwt.com

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About the Forum

The more than 2,200 members of the Forum on Communications Law represent a wide variety of specialized legal talent. The principal aim and objective of the Forum are: (1) To encourage discussion of problems relating to legal counseling and representation of the print media, the telecommunications industry, and the electronic media. (2) To promote the exchange of information among practitioners in the field. To support and promote research, forums, and publications focusing on communications (3) To keep abreast of developments in the law and to discuss evolving issues. (4) To preserve and develop professional competence and integrity in the practice of law.