Rick Harris was featured in a Connecticut Law Tribune article on Day Pitney's new Social Media Task Force. The article reported on the decision to bring together lawyers "from across the firm's practice areas and offices to discuss emerging legal issues related to commercial use of social media." Rick said the group was formed because of a "recognition of the need and desire for clients to better understand the risks and benefits of using the social media platforms."
Francine Esposito was a featured speaker as part of a panel discussion on Privacy Issues at the 2017 Lex Mundi Labor and Employment and Employee Benefits and Pension Practice Group Global Meeting in New York.
Francine Esposito was a featured speaker in an Employment Law Alliance webinar, entitled, "Social Media and the New Workplace: Is Your Brand and Reputation Protected?"
Carrie Webb Olson was featured in a podcast, "On Slants and ‘Skins: Supreme Court may tackle 'offensive' trademarks," in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. In the podcast, she discusses the significance of the recent trademark cases involving The Slants and The Redskins.
Carrie Webb Olson, chair of Day Pitney's trademark practice group, was quoted in an article, "Offensive Trademark Ban Going Down? It Probably Should" in Law360.
Richard Harris was quoted in an article, “3 Tips For Charging Up Your Firm's Social Media Practice,” in Law360. Harris gives Law360 insight on how law firms need to stay ahead of the quickly-evolving legal issues and key cases in the social media space as clients’ demand increases.
Francine Esposito and Daniel Schwartz were quoted in an article, "What Employees Can Legally Say on Facebook—and Get Away With," in Corporate Counsel. The two were quoted in connection with how the National Labor Relations Board acts as arbiter in issues between employees and companies. They offer best practices for employers to advise employees on acceptable social media behavior.
Day Pitney was mentioned in an article, “Boutiques, Smaller Firms Set Pace For Social Media Law,” in Law360. The article is about the increase in demand for social media –related legal counsel and mentions Day Pitney’s social media task force within its intellectual property and technology group.