Social Media/Legal Mashup - Key Strategies Every Business Should Follow (SFIMA2010)

Venue: Embassy Suites Hotel

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: May 26, 2010 End Date/Time: May 26, 2010
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What do Kim Kardashian, United Airlines,, Courtney Love, Viacom, a toddler, and your new intern have in common?

Join SFIMA and speaker Gaida Zirkelbach of Gunster to find out; as she uses some wacky and astounding, real-life examples to highlight how your business can get into (and stay out of) legal trouble when using social media.

This event will cover how social media can affect your reputation, brand and trademarks, sales efforts, advertising, employees, company secrets, contracts, stock price and more - and what you should be doing about it.

Who Should Attend: In-House Counsel, Entrepreneurs, CMOs, VP/Director Marketing, Online/Interactive Marketing Managers, Agency Account Managers, Online Sales Executives, Social Media Professionals, and Digital Marketers

Gaida Zirkelbach is an attorney within the Technology and Entrepreneurial Services Practice Group of Gunster, Florida's Law Firm for Business. Gaida provides strategic counseling and negotiates transactions in the areas of technology, Internet, interactive marketing, mergers and acquisitions, and privacy and security. She advises large companies and start-ups and has vast experience in negotiating deals against technology and Internet industry leaders, including the largest online media properties and Fortune 500 companies.

Super Lawyers, Florida Trend Legal Elite and the South Florida Legal Guide have recognized Gaida as an “Up & Comer,” and publications such as the National Law Journal, E-Commerce Times, Florida Trend magazine, Miami-Herald and the South Florida Business Journal have quoted Gaida on technology, Internet and marketing issues, including social media. Gaida is also an instructor for the University of San Francisco's Advanced Social Media Course and serves on the board of the South Florida Interactive Marketing Association. Gaida earned an MBA, as well as a B.A. in International Business with a minor in Information Technology, from Stetson University. She obtained her J.D. from Stetson University College of Law. You can find Gaida on LinkedIn and follow her on Twitter.

Register early online to avoid additional $10 walk-up fee for onsite registration.

Become a sponsor of this lunch for only $350 include exhibit table and 2 minutes to address the audience from podium. Email for more information or to RSVP.


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$39-46 includes full hot lunch buffet