Destination CLE: Dublin, Ireland - Agenda

Monday, July 13, 2015

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
Justice Michael Peart, President of the Court of Civil Appeal Ireland
Ken Murphy

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
E-Business
• Overview of the principal EU and Irish legislation relating to e-business
• Panel & Delegate discussion and Q & A
Robert Corbett

11.00 - 11.15 a.m.
Tea & Coffee Break

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Designs and Protection of Computer Programs and Databases
• Protection of databases under EU and Irish law
• Relationship between copyright and the database right
• Industrial design protection
• Distinction between a registered design and copyright
Carol Plunkett, William Fry

12:15 - 1:00 p.m.
Data Protection
Analysis of the EU and Irish Rules concerning data protection
• Managing the legal risks associated with data protection
• Monitoring email and internet use in the workplace
Jeanne Kelly

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch

2:00-2:30 p.m.
How Technology has impacted the Law-Globalization of Legal Practice
Judge Anthony Porcelli, Dr. Susan Demers

2:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Big Data Dump and Electronic Discovery Issues
Dr. Susan Demers

3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Privacy Rights and the 4th Amendment Related to Technology
Judge Anthony Porcelli

3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion: The United States and Ireland Comparisons on the Day’s Topics
Moderator: Dr. Susan Demers

Tuesday, July 14

9:30 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions

9:35 - 10:00 a.m.
Evidence – Video Surveillance, Police Cameras, Car Cameras, Cellphone Video
Dr. Susan Demers

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Problems Litigants Face as a Result of Technology
Judge Anthony Porcelli

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Social Media in Litigation: Impact on Jurors and the Discovery Process
Judge Anthony Porcelli

12:30 - 1:00 p.m.
Interactive Session

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
The Use of Social Media and Tablet Devices in the Workplace
Oisin Tobin, Mason Hayes, Curran Solicitor

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
Panel Discussion

Optional Evening Tours: 19 Euro / $25 USD
Guinness Storehouse Dublin & Kilmainham Gaol

Wednesday, July 15

9:35 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions

9:35 - 10:00 a.m.
Technology in the Courtroom: Theory and Design in the United States
Dr. Susan Demers

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Technology in the Courtroom: Theory and Design in Ireland
Speaker TBD

10.30 - 11.15 a.m.
The Corporate Perspective on Technology and Data Protection
Sarah Lennon
Legal Counsel, Google Ireland

11.15 - 11.30 a.m.
Panel and Delegate Discussion
Q & A


11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Conferring of International Legal Excellence Passport Certificates
President of Law Society

12.30 - 1.30 p.m.
Graduation Lunch and Networking

Optional Afternoon Tours: 60 Euro / $80 US
The Powerscourt Centre, Waterfalls, Johnnie Fox’s Traditional Pub & Irish Dancing

Agenda subject to change. Please look for more details as we move closer to the date.