MMM’s Austin Mills discusses Blockchain’s legal issues and his role as chair of the firm’s Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Group

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Blockchain technology and cryptocurrency represent a potential paradigm shift in the way we transact with each other. The number of potential uses is wide-ranging and open-ended — it’s a reality that could disrupt any industry that involves the movement of data or value. Most industries and business models will at least be exposed to blockchain technology.

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Southeast GC Forum – “Drone Laws & Regulation”

January 14 – MMM will host a Southeast GC Forum entitled, “Drone Laws & Regulation: Believe It or Not, They are Likely to Impact Your Business.” John Fry, co-founder of the firm’s Drone Practice Group, is a featured speaker. The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and will be held in the Agora Room. Jeff Douglass and Tony Roehl will also present.

A recording of this seminar can be found here.

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Intellectual Property: What to Know

Intro – Intellectual Property: What to Know

 

Part 1 – Intellectual Property: What to Know (Ownership of IP Rights and the Work for Hire Doctrine)

 

Part 2 – Intellectual Property: What to Know (Copyrights & Contracts)

 

Part 3 – Intellectual Property: What to Know (Copyright Transfer)

 

Part 4 – Intellectual Property: What to Know (Copyright Registration)

 

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Three Ways to Build a Better Contact Database

December 15th, 2014
MMM Tech Law Video Channel

As technology has advanced, so have the tools available to lawyers in the area of contact management—the art of maintaining and managing information on contacts, clients and prospects. The challenge for the lawyer in the digital (paperless) age is to find the most efficient, collaborative and effective way to handle contact information without spending inordinate amounts of time and money.

The goal for lawyers should be to establish a collaborative database, allowing authorized users in the firm or legal department to have access to the permitted contacts of others.

To understand how technology furthers this goal,

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