2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Ten Big Legal Mistakes Made by Internet Companies

Friday, March 11
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
500 E 4th St

Whether you’re an established Fortune 100 company or a fledgling startup, the laws of the Internet apply equally to all. Explore the common legal pitfalls that Internet companies face and hear meaningful practical advice for easing them or avoiding them altogether.

We will hit on the display and sharing of content and data; social media; online agreements (including terms of use/service); domain names, personalized URLs and social media handles; privacy; e-commerce; and international legal implications of your online presence. Learn how to protect your Internet company from scrutiny, liability and litigation.

Hashtags: #sxsw #onlinelaw


Carl Butler at SXSW

Carl Butler


Angie's List

David Wong at SXSW

David Wong


Barnes & Thornburg LLP

David is a partner with Barnes & Thornburg LLP where he is a member of the Intellectual Property Department and Chairman of the Internet and Technology Law Group. His practice focuses on Internet l...

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