“Don’t be fooled by a perceived down-tick in federal regulatory enforcement,” warns Ms. Hirsch, “continue implementing compliance procedures and best practices to protect against increased scrutiny from states and private plaintiffs.”  In an era when consumers are more educated and legal and social pressure is higher than ever, Ms. Hirsch’s webinar advised marketers to institute best practices and hold their advertising partners accountable in order to limit their exposure liability and protect their interests.

Read more: http://join-affiliate.com/news/affiliate-marketing/ifrah-law-rachel-hirsch-discusses-the-new-era-of-affiliate-marketing-in-new-webinar/

In The Blame Game: A New Era of Affiliate Marketing, Ms. Hirsch addressed the Trump administration’s stance on federal regulatory enforcement, the new threats facing marketers in 2017, and real-world measures that can be taken to help mitigate exposure to liability. “Even if the Trump administration seeks to curb new regulations,” said Ms. Hirsch, State AGs will likely step in to fill any void created in enforcement efforts by federal agencies that may be affected by Trump’s new pro-business policies.”

Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ifrah-law-rachel-hirsch-discusses-180000261.html

Ms. Hirsch, the winner of The Daily Record’s 2016 Leading Women Award, focuses her practice on online marketing and advertising, e-commerce, civil litigation and white collar criminal defense, with a particular emphasis on FTC and State AG enforcement.

Read more: http://join-affiliate.com/news/affiliate-marketing/ifrah-law-rachel-hirsch-discusses-the-new-era-of-affiliate-marketing-in-new-webinar/

“As the government expands the scope of statutes like RICO, The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and The Money Laundering Control Act in its investigations and prosecutions, white collar defendants are increasingly subject to higher monetary penalties and added jail time,” said Jeff Ifrah, founder of Ifrah Law. “With his senior DOJ perspective on how federal cases are built, investigations pursued and settlements negotiated, Jim brings an additional valued dimension to our strong litigation team.”

Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ifrah-law-welcomes-former-doj-160000065.html

“As the government expands the scope of statutes like RICO, The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and The Money Laundering Control Act in its investigations and prosecutions, white collar defendants are increasingly subject to higher monetary penalties and added jail time,” said Jeff Ifrah, founder of Ifrah Law. “With his senior DOJ perspective on how federal cases are built, investigations pursued and settlements negotiated, Jim brings an additional valued dimension to our strong litigation team.”

Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ifrah-law-welcomes-former-doj-160000065.html

For seven years, Mr. Trusty served in the DOJ’s Criminal Division, where he was ultimately responsible for investigating and prosecuting regional, national, and international cases, supervising significant pleadings and providing strategic and tactical guidance in complex investigations and multi-defendant trials. In addition to running the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) review unit, he also was in charge of establishing and promoting policies focused on immigration reform, firearms trafficking, proposed Congressional testimony for DOJ officials, and Internet gambling. Prior to his work at DOJ, Mr. Trusty served as Assistant U.S. Attorney in Greenbelt, Maryland, where he investigated and prosecuted a wide variety of white collar and other criminal cases, including the Washington area sniper investigation.

Read more: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170130005632/en/Ifrah-Law-Welcomes-DOJ-Organized-Crime-Section

“I am honored to join the talented team of litigators at Ifrah Law,” said Mr. Trusty. “Jeff Ifrah and his colleagues possess a deep understanding of how the government thinks and strategizes in federal investigations. Their zeal for advocacy and commitment to forming true partnerships with their clients makes the firm a perfect match for me.”

Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ifrah-law-welcomes-former-doj-160000065.html

ICMediaDirect, one of the world’s most renowned leaders in online reputation and a public relations powerhouse, will join Affiliate Summit East 2016 along with other companies, industry leaders and influencers to share invaluable market insights with participants and hear their views on most trending issues nationwide and internationally. Scheduled to take place July 31 through August 2 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York, the annual conference and tradeshow is expected to bring together over 5,000 marketers, vendors, networks and media outlets. Team at ICMediaDirect will speak on the importance of building an unparalleled online brand for businesses and individuals and will tackle some of the forward-thinking strategies ICMD utilizes for successful content marketing. To access your personal or your company’s Online Reputation Report, visit ICMediaDirect homepage at http://www.icmediadirect.com

Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/icmediadirect-reputation-management-ic-media-034753328.html

Cohen was named a 2016 Top Rated Litigator by American Lawyer Media (ALM) and The National Law Journal.  In 2013, American Lawyer honored her as one of Washington D.C.’s Women Leaders in Law, and in 2012 Ms. Cohen was named an ALM Top Technology Lawyer.

http://dailytechgeek.com/news/ifrah-law-s-michelle-cohen-named-vp-of-the-national-women-s-party-s-executive-committee/0007565/

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.

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ifrah-laws-michelle-cohen-elected-163300291.html