As Chair of Ifrah Law’s E-Commerce Group, Michelle Cohen focuses on privacy, consumer protection, e-commerce, communications and media-related issues. She also advises clients on data privacy, security, direct marketing, online sweepstakes and promotions and emerging technologies. She has nearly 25 years of experience representing traditional and online companies before the Federal Communications Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, state attorneys general and other federal and state agencies.
Alice Paul and Lucy Burns originally formed the National Woman’s Party. It stood as a key organization in the fight for women’s suffrage, which in 1920 resulted in the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. Now centered at the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., the group provides educational programs, tours, exhibits, research and publications that explore the evolving role of women in modern society. The National Monument houses an impressive collection of suffrage banners, archives and artifacts documenting the continuing effort by women and men of all races, religions and ideas to win voting rights and equality for women under the law, notes Jeff Ifrah.
Michelle Cohen, Chair of the E-Commerce Group for Ifrah Law PLCC, has been elected to the Executive Committee of the National Woman’s Party (NWP) at the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument in Washington, D.C. Her title will be Vice President, Legal. Cohen joined the NWP Board of Directors in 2015.
Mr. Jeff Ifrah will be accompanied at this webinar by Bryce Blum, the founding partner of IME Law and counsel to international eSports betting firm Unikrn Gaming. Sponsored by the Center for Professional Development from the ABA and the Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries, the webinar took place September 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM (EDT, with attendees eligible for 1.50 General Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit hours. List price for tickets is $195, but ABA members purchased tickets for $150, and sponsor members for $95.
Joined by attorney Bryce Blum, Jeff will discuss legal issues surrounding esports, including finance, immigration, gaming, gambling and betting, cyber security, business law, advertising, and underage play. Additionally, Jeff will provide a general overview of the current eSports market, discuss recent government and class action challenges, and provide predictions for the future of the industry.
This marks the sixth year that Mr. Ifrah has been named in the category of White Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Washington, D.C.), and the second year he has been ranked nationally in the area of Gaming & Licensing Law.
Jeff Ifrah, whose Washington, D.C. based law firm focuses specifically on online gaming, internet commerce and defense of government investigations, notes these topics have been at the forefront of eSports law. Jeff has been named a leading lawyer by Chambers & Partners, and recently served as a featured presenter at the second annual U.S. eSports Conference, where he addressed the industry’s top eSports operators, players, publishers, developers and media firms on how ideas from the iGaming industry can be successfully used in the emerging eSports market.
“These rankings are based on feedback from our peers and our clients,” explained Mr. Ifrah. “Achieving this recognition indicates that the legal and business communities have taken note of the numerous successes my team and I have secured for our clients in the fields of Internet gaming, Internet advertising, and white collar litigation.”
The Chambers Guides, explains Jeff Ifrah, have been ranking the leading law firms and lawyers since 1990 on qualities including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by clients. Chambers’ researchers and editors conduct in-depth interviews with lawyers and clients, as well as information submitted by law firms, to build a comprehensive view of the best attorneys and law firms in jurisdictions worldwide.
The Chambers Guides began ranking the leading law firms and lawyers back in 1990. Jeff Ifrah notes that the qualities on which rankings are assessed cover technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most desired by clients. Chambers’ researchers and editors conduct in-depth interviews with lawyers and clients, along with studying information submitted by law firms, to develop a comprehensive view of the top attorneys and law firms in jurisdictions around the world.