Journal of Law and Technology Spring Symposium: Lawyering in the Digital Age


Feb 04
9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
University of Richmond, Offered Virtually, Via Zoom
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This Symposium will be held virtually via Zoom. An in-person option is available for Richmond Law faculty and students ONLY.

Join the University of Richmond’s Journal of Law & Technology at their Spring Symposium to explore recent developments in technology and the corresponding regulatory effects. Speakers will discuss a variety of topics including cryptocurrency, the metaverse, telehealth, and the ethics of cybersecurity.

Event is free, but registration is required. Schedule below is subject to change.

  • 9:00 a.m. - Welcome and Opening Remarks | Anna Hargett & Alex Tillman; Dean Wendy Perdue
  • 9:10 a.m. - Keynote Address
  • 10:00 a.m. - Cryptocurrency 101 | Evan Kielar, Thomson Reuters Special Services
  • 10:30 a.m. - Taxation of Cryptocurrency | Sofya Badkaradze, Paul, Weiss Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • 11:30 a.m. - Break
  • 11:35 a.m. - Cryptocurrency Regulatory Concerns
  • 12:30 p.m. - Lunch Break
  • 1:00 p.m. - 2022: Hot Topics in Ethical Cybersecurity for Your Law Firm | Sharon Nelson & John Simek, Sensei Enterprises, Inc.
  • 2:00 p.m. - Panel on Telehealth Regulatory Updates | Tara Sklar, University of Arizona; Sunny Levine, Foley & Lardner LLP; Vimal Mishra, Virginia Commonwealth University and American Medical Association
  • 3:00 p.m. - Break
  • 3:15 p.m. - Responsible AI | Owen Larter, Microsoft
  • 4:15 p.m. - Closing Remarks