This is a partial listing of Alan S. Wernick's public lectures. In addition to these public lectures, Alan has done numerous in-house, private lectures on various topics, including those listed below and on the Publications page. For additional information about these in-house, private lectures please contact ALAN S. WERNICK.

Present - 2009, 2008 - 2000, 1999 - 1990, Pre-1989


Conference Title



Lecture Title

Ohio State Bar Association 2017 Corporate Counsel Institute Columbus, OH Oct 27, 2017 Managing Corporate Litigation
Ohio State Bar Association 2017 Corporate Counsel Institute Columbus, OH Oct 27, 2017 Cybersecurity Risks and Social Media
Central Ohio Business & Wealth Planning Council Breakfast, Learn & Network Dublin, OH Apr 20, 2017 Protecting Your Intellectual Property
The Entrepreneurship Institute The Presidents' Forum of Columbus Columbus, OH Mar 9, 2017 Internal/External Threats to your Company (Panel)
Strafford IP Protection for Mobile Apps Webinar Oct 26, 2016 Understanding the IP legal infrastructure for Mobile Apps -- trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets, privacy, licensing, & infringement.
Ohio State Bar Association Privacy and Cyber Security Risks Webinar Oct 6, 2016 Privacy and Cyber Security Risks
Society of Financial Service Professionals 2016 Fall Symposium Columbus, OH Sep 21, 2016 Identifying and Protecting Intellectual Property for the Professional Advisor
Columbus Bar Association Privacy & Cybersecurity Columbus, OH Oct 15, 2015 Privacy & Cybersecurity: Challenges in a Connected World
Strafford Protecting Mobile Apps Webinar Apr 27, 2015 Protecting Mobile Apps: Trademarks and Other Legal Considerations
American Bar Association Business Law Section Annual Meeteing Chicago, IL Sept 11, 2014 Ethics Issues & Intellectual Property – Real Issues that May Impact your Business Law Practice
Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention Columbus, OH May 1, 2014 (1) Intellectual Property Boot Camp: Trademark Case Law & Legislative Update – Advanced Level
(2) Trademark Infringement Dispute Resolution Interactive CLE
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America ("PCI") PCI Annual Meeeting Boston, MA Oct 22, 2013 Moderator: Addressing & Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks Panel
MIT Enterprise Forum - Chicago Intellectual Property Boot Camp for Early Stage Companies Chicago, IL Sept 17, 2013 Intellectual Property Boot Camp for Early Stage Companies
Chicago Bar Association, Law Practice Management & Technology Committee How Lawyers Can Use Collaboration Tools Chicago, IL August 22, 2012 "How Lawyers Can Use Collaboration Tools - Ethics Considerations"
National Association of State Chief Information Officers Navigating IT Challenges Baltimore, MD May 10, 2012 "Avoid the Storm: Address Jurisdictional Issues in the Cloud"
Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention Columbus, OH May 5, 2011 "Cloud Computing: Navigating the Legal Fog"
American Bar Association ABA TechShow 2010 Chicago, IL Mar 26, 2010 "Taking Your Office Virtual"
Chicago Bar Association, Law Practice Management & Technology Committee Encryption for Lawyers Chicago, IL Jan 29, 2010 "Encryption for Lawyers -- Overview of the privacy and identity theft regulatory/compliance environment."
Chicago Bar Association, Trade & Professional Associations Law Committee Cloud Computing – How to Navigate Your Way Through the Legal Fog Chicago, IL Sep 8, 2009 "Cloud Computing – How to Navigate Your Way Through the Legal Fog" 
National Constitution Center Cloud Computing: Legal Risks You Need To Know Audio Conference Aug 27, 2009 "Cloud Computing: Legal Risks You Need To Know"
Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University MBA class (Current Legal Issues in Business) Columbus, OH Apr 30, 2009 "What Every Business Needs To Know About Negotiating & Drafting ADR Provisions."
ITIP Institute ITIP Institute Columbus, OH Mar 5, 2009 "What Every Business Needs To Know About Negotiating & Drafting ADR Provisions."  Attendee Testimonial: "I was uncertain whether a seminar on mediation and arbitration would be helpful to me. However, I found Alan Wernick a knowledgeable and well-organized speaker and he brought materials directly related to my area of emphasis. Additionally, the written materials were helpful. The seminar exceeded my expectations and I already have made use of the information from the seminar in an agreement I drafted." (Alan Acker, Attorney, Columbus, OH)
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The Southern California Innovation Project (University of Southern California, Gould School of Law) Leading Legal Innovation


San Diego, CA Dec 12, 2008 Conference Objectives:  "Our goal at this conference is to generate an agenda for real change in the way legal services are developed, priced and delivered to business clients in our increasingly competitive global environment." 
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Intellectual Property Institute Chicago, IL Dec 11, 2008 Copyright, The Internet, and Bloggers
National Business Institute Find it Free and Fast on the Net: Strategies for Legal Research on the Web Chicago, IL &

Rolling Meadows, IL

Oct 6, 2008

Oct 7, 2008

Protecting Yourself and the Firm
National Business Institute E-Discovery: Searching the Virtual File Cabinets Chicago, IL Sep 19, 2008

What Is Electronic Discovery?  Legislative and Judicial Update

Corporate Aspects of Information Technology Subcommittee of the Cyberspace Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association American Bar Association Annual Convention New York, NY Aug 11, 2008 Cyberspace Law:  Negotiating Arbitration Clauses in Information Technology / Intellectual Property  Contracts
Ohio State Bar Association

Annual Convention Columbus, OH May 16, 2008 Technology Transactions for the Business Lawyer:  Contracting for Computers
West LegalWorks Medical Information Data Breaches Audio Webcast: :   westlegaledcenter.com Apr 15, 2008 Medical Information Data Breaches: Legislative Remedies and Legal Protections
Microsoft & Ponemon Institute Panel Discussion Chicago, IL Apr 15, 2008 Information Ethics in a Web 2.0 World
AHIMA Annual Convention 2007 -- Privacy Institute Philadelphia, PA Oct 7, 2007 Technology Safeguard Solutions to Support Privacy Protections -- the Legal Implications
MISTI IT Security World 2007 San Francisco, CA Sep 17-19, 2007 Law and Security: What You Need to Know to Stay out of Trouble
MISTI Preventing Data Leakage Chicago, IL Jul 31 - Aug 1, 2007 Keynote:  Leakage Litigation:  Five Things the Lawyer Says You Should Know
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Identity Theft, Data Privacy, & Data Security:  Protection from Piracy Chicago, IL May 31, 2007 Top 10 Data Privacy & Data  Security Issues of Today
Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention Cincinnati, OH May 17, 2007 An Introduction to the Legal Issues of Data Privacy and Data Breach
Chicago Bar Association, Computer Law Committee Data Privacy and Information Security Chicago, IL May 7, 2007 Federal and State Laws and FTC Actions regarding Data Breaches and Data Security
International Technology Law Association Annual Meeting and World Conference Chicago, IL Apr 19 - 20, 2007 Data Security Laws and Best Practices
Licensing Executives Society, Chicago Chapter How to Draft an Effective ADR Clause Chicago, IL Mar 13, 2007 How to Draft an Effective ADR Clause
International Association for Information and Data Quality IDQ Conference 2006:  Information & Data Quality San Francisco, CA Oct 16 - 19, 2006 Risk Management for Data Breach Notification Laws
National Business Institute Internet Strategies for Legal Professionals Chicago, IL Aug 28, 2006 Protecting Yourself and Your Firm
The Copyright Society of the USA 30th Annual Meeting Bolton Landing, NY Jun 11 - 13, 2006 Copyright Under Pressure
Information Impact 17th Annual Information Quality Conference Houston, TX Sep 19 - 23, 2005 Minimizing Legal Liabilities Due to Non-quality Information
DAMA International Symposium & Wilshire Meta Data Conference Aligning Data Strategy and Business Strategy Orlando, FL May 22 - 26, 2005 Data Privacy Legal Risks & Ethical Considerations
Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention Columbus, OH May 11 - 13, 2005 Open Source Software -- Business Risks & Opportunities
Marcus Evans San Francisco techCongress Palo Alto, CA Apr 19 - 20, 2005 Privacy & Technology Convergence
Marcus Evans IT Auditing & Risk Management Orlando, FL Mar 16 - 17, 2005 Leverage Risk Assessment Using the Audit Planning Process
Information Impact 15th Annual Information Quality Conference Miami, FL Oct 11 - 15, 2004 Information Quality Ethical & Legal Boundaries
Marcus Evans Chicago techCongress Chicago, IL Oct 5, 2004 Addressing Privacy and Technology Convergence in the Area of Data Warehouse Management
Law Seminars International Security Interests in Intellectual Property Chicago, IL Jun 9, 2003 Putting It All Together
CNA Agents & Brokers Conference Dublin, OH May 28, 2003 Legal Aspects of E-Business
Technology Executives Club Legal Issues in E-Business & Technology SIG Chicago, IL Oct 9, 2002 Steering Your Marketing Programs Around Privacy Obstacles

Nationwide Insurance Companies

Nationwide Insurance

The 2001 Insurance Law Seminar Series

Columbus, OH

Jul 16, 2001

Current Issues In Intellectual Capital Risk Management

Computer Law Association

World Computer and Internet Law Congress

Washington, D.C.

May 4, 2001

Key International Developments In E-Jurisdiction, Online Contracting And E-Commerce

Glasser Legal Works

5th Annual Online and Internet Commerce Law Institute

Chicago, IL

Nov 16, 2000

Digital Millennium
Copyright Act

The Conference Board

Council of Chief Legal Officers meeting

Four Seasons Hotel, Carlsbad, CA

Feb 3, 2000

Protecting Corporate Assets Online

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Computer Law Association

Hot Risks, Opportunities and Strategies for Succeeding in a Digital World

Chicago, IL

Nov. 18-19, 1999

Dissecting a Portal Agreement


E-Commerce Law;

Innovative Legal Solutions for New Business Models

Chicago, IL

Sep 17, 1999

Copyrights, Copywrongs: What’s Different Online?

Ohio Valley Area Libraries

Tech Connections Conference; A Technology Conference for Ohio Librarians

Columbus, OH

Jun 14, 1999

Legal Issues Related to Technology

Computer Law Association

Third Annual CyberSpace Camp Conference

Reston, VA

Mar 15-17, 1999

Dispute Resolution Procedures

Ohio CLE Institute and Computer Law Association Computer Law:  Issues in the New Millennium Columbus, OH 1999 Alternate Dispute Resolution in Computer Law and Intellectual Property Disputes

Computer Law Association

From Bits & Bytes to Cyberspace

Monterey, CA

Oct 22-23, 1998

Advance Corporate Internet Strategies: Discuss effective legal techniques for building & managing your electronic storefront.

Computer Law Association The Internet, Computer Chips and Satellites:  Computer Law in the 21st Century Scottsdale, AZ Feb 20, 1998 The Law of Robotics


1997 Concurrent Conference

Columbus, OH

Nov 5-7, 1997

Copyright Concerns on the Internet and in Multimedia

Ohio CLE

Computer Law Seminar

Cleveland, OH

Nov 6, 1997

The Internet Domain Name Challenge

Nationwide Insurance

1997 Insurance Law Seminar

Columbus, OH

Aug 18, 1997

Software Licensing: Balancing Corporate Objectives and Legal Risks

Ohio CLE

Intellectual Property Law Seminar

Columbus, OH

Jul 31, 1997

Developing Issues in Intellectual Property Law

Ohio State Bar Association

Annual Convention

Columbus, OH

Jun 5, 1997

Trademarks, Domain Names & the Internet

Ohio State Bar Association

Annual Meeting/ Computer Law Seminar

Dayton, OH

May 7, 1997

Electronic Contracting

The Ohio State University

Ohio Global Trade Conference

Columbus, OH

Feb 26, 1997

Computer Law Review

CLE International

Computer Law Conference

Atlanta, GA

Feb 6-7, 1997

Domain Name Issues on the Internet

The Ohio State University

Ohio Global Trade Conference

Columbus, OH

Dec 11, 1996

Computer Law Review

Computer Law Association

International Retreat Conference

Monterey, CA

Oct 17-18, 1996

Trademark Use and Abuse in a World Without Geographical Definition

Ohio CLE Institute Intellectual Property Law Columbus, OH Jun 14, 1996 Corporate Officer and Director Personal Liability for Infringement

Computer Law Association

Computer & Telecommunications Law Update Conference

Wash., DC

Apr 25-26, 1996

Developments in Bankruptcy Law and Creditors Rights

Computer Law Association

Fall ‘95 Round Table

Columbus, OH

Sep 15, 1995

Licensing and Antitrust: The New Reality

St. Louis Bar Association

Emerging Issues in Computer Law for the 90s

St. Louis, MO

Jun 16, 1995

Illustrative Ethical Dilemmas Confronting the Technology Lawyer

Computer Law Association

Spring ‘95 Round Table

Columbus, OH

May 25, 1995

Rights of Privacy: New Rights for a New Digital World

CEO Magazine

1995 Roundtable

Columbus, OH

Apr 10, 1995

4/10/95 WOSU Radio Talk Show

Computer Law Association

Fall ‘94 Roundtable

Columbus, OH

Nov 11, 1994

Law on the Internet: Do We Need New Laws for Cyberspace?

Univ. of Dayton School of Law

Significant Developments in Computer Law

Dayton, OH

Jun 10, 1994

Pitfalls in Marketing Software in Europe

USC Law Center

Computer Law Institute

Los Angeles, CA

May 20, 1994

Ethical Issues for Technology Lawyers: A Computer Lawyer’s Perspective

Computer Law Association

Spring ’94 Roundtable

Columbus, OH

Apr 22, 1994

Protection for GUIs: Where do Borland and Apple Lead?

Computer Law Association

From Bits and Bytes to Virtual Reality -- International Computer Law Retreat

Monterey, CA

Oct 21-22, 1993

Security Interests in Computer Software

Computer Law Association

Fall ’93 Roundtable

Columbus, OH

Oct 5, 1993

Vacuum Tube Law in the Digital Age


Delegation from China

Columbus, OH

Sep 7, 1993

Overview of the Laws of the U.S. Concerning Intellectual Property and the Computer Industry

Ohio State Bar Association

Annual Convention

Dayton, OH

May 12-14, 1993

Computer Software License – Simulated Negotiation

World Computer Law Congress

Global Success in the Computer Industry

San Diego, CA

Apr 25-28, 1993

Intellectual Property: What is It; How to Protect It Globally

Ohio State Bar Association Computer Law Boot Camp Columbus, OH Dec 17, 1992 Software Piracy and the Intellectual Property Audit:  An Introduction
Ohio State Bar Association

Annual Convention

Columbus, OH

May 13-16, 1992

Acquiring a Computer System – Negotiating Strategies and Techniques

Computer Law Association Computer Law:  Where We Have Been, Where We Are and Where We Are Going Washington, DC Apr 22-23, 1991 Perfecting Security Interests in Intellectual Property
Georgetown University Law Center Advanced Computer Law Institute Washington, DC 1991 Security Interests in Intellectual Property

University of Dayton School of Law

Significant Developments in Computer Contracting & Licensing

Dayton, OH

Jun 1, 1990

Developments in Bankruptcy Law

Computer Law Association

Preventive Computer Law: Helping Clients Avoid Common Pitfalls in Computer Law Transactions



Apr 5 & 6, 1990

Preventive Law & Computer Contracts

The Ohio State University

Lecture Series 1989-1990

Columbus, OH

Feb 20, 1990

Copyright Ownership and Commercialization of Public Information: A Copyright Law Perspective

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Computer Law Assoc. (with Bar Assoc. of San Francisco & Santa Clara County Bar Assoc.)

National Fall Conference "The View From the Bench" (Both Sides)

San Francisco, CA

Oct 26 & 27, 1989

Current and Coming Issues in the Ongoing Evolution of the Intellectual Property Law of Computer Technology

Cincinnati Bar Association Computer Law Seminar Cincinnati, OH Oct 10, 1986 Software Licenses for Mass Marketed and Custom Software
International Trade Development Office of the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Small Business Administration Software Technology Transfers Columbus, OH Jun 26, 1986 Protection of Proprietary Rights and Options in Entering into Commercial Agreements
The Ohio State University College of Nursing 4th Annual Conference:  Computers in Nursing Columbus, OH Apr 17, 1986 Computer Law:  A Brief Examination of Software Licensing and Software Piracy
Columbus Bar Association Computer Law Institute Columbus, OH Jan 1984 Software Licensing:  An Introduction
Columbus Bar Association Computer Law Institute Columbus, OH Feb 1983 Legal and Contractual Considerations in Acquiring a Data Processing System
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