DWT attorneys David Oxenford and Ronnie London both spoke at the Future of Television – East Conference held in New York City on November 18-19, 2009. Dave delivered introductory remarks to the Conference, and participated with Shelly Palmer, Host of MediaBytes, in a discussion "What’s the Industry Buzz.". Dave discussed the role of Washington in the Future of Television, outlining the issues facing "television" in its broadest sense – including broadband deployment, net neutrality, the battle over the spectrum, privacy, piracy and content protection, and content regulation. The slides from his presentation are available here.
Ronnie was a panelist on a panel called The Future of Online Video, participating in a discussion with several CEOs of online video companies. Ronnie discussed issues including FTC disclosure obligations, sponsorship identification requirements, and privacy concerns for companies offering on-line video.