Fashion Law Institute to Hold Fashion Week Panel on Logos
As the 2013 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week kicks off, Fordham Law’s Fashion Law Institute will stage a panel discussion about the use of modified designer logos in places as varied as tattoos and art galleries.
Art Attacks: Perspectives on the Use of Fashion Logos
will bring together parties with different views on the unauthorized transformation of trademarks for a thoughtful, candid conversation about art, parody, fair use, and infringement.
The panel will feature:
Anna Dalla Val, senior director, international trademarks at Polo Ralph Lauren
David De Buck, owner of De Buck Gallery in New York City
Marisa Kakoulas, New York lawyer, writer, and owner of the blog Needles and Sins
Michael Pantalony, brand consultant
Friday, Feb, 8
Fordham Law School, Room 430B/C
Registration is required. For more information, visit http://fashionlawinstitute.com
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College, University of London, in the United Kingdom.