Daliah Saper to Speak at Chicago Title Continuing Legal Education Seminar
Daliah has been invited to speak at a Continuing Legal Education Seminar on April 2, sponsored by Chicago Title Insurance Company. At the Seminar, Daliah will discuss social media best practices, social media management and what to avoid on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram & Twitter. Details: Date: April 2, 2019 Time: 12:00pm to 2:10pm Location: Roanoke Restaurant 135 W. Madison St. Chicago, IL 60602 Click here to learn more, and RSVP.
Daliah Saper Quoted in Record Searchlight Article about Defamation in Political Campaigns
Record Searchlight, a USA Today subsidiary publication based in Redding, California, recently quoted Daliah Saper in its article about determining whether or not a political campaign mailer could be deemed libelous. The mailer at issue was distributed by California Rep. Doug LaMalfa's campaign. It appears to be edited to show challenger Audrey Denney signing a pledge to "support Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader and the Liberal Democrats in continuing tax increases. Denney's campaign said the original picture shows her signing a pledge not to accept donations from corporate political action committees, something that's been a major talking point for her campaign. Does this modification Continue Reading
The Chicago Tribune Quotes Daliah Saper in Article About Anonymous Google Doc and Defamation.
The Chicago Tribune recently quoted Daliah Saper in its September 25, 2018 article: An anonymous Google doc took down the Orwells, but how much power should such allegations have in the #MeToo era? The article explores the legal ramifications of making allegations anonymously and disseminating other people's statements without having personal knowledge of their veracity. Saper Law represents Plaintiffs and Defendants in Defamation lawsuits on a regular basis: "Creators of a Google document could also potentially face legal action, such as a defamation lawsuit, explains Daliah Saper, an attorney and founder of Saper Law in Chicago. “Everyone is using the Continue Reading
Daliah Saper To Speak At The Law & Data Summit At The University Of Illinois College Of Law
Daliah Saper has been invited to speak at the Law & Data Science Summit taking place on October 5th at the University of Illinois College of Law. The event is a joint collaboration between the Illinois Program on Law, Behavior, and Social Science, and the Illinois Data Science Initiative (iDSI). This summit examines how data science applies to law, looking at the promise of data science for our increased understanding of legal texts, law, and the important issues with which the law is grappling daily. It also asks how the law applies to data science, examining pervasive issues of privacy, ethics, and ownership. Daliah will speak on the Social Media panel (Session Continue Reading
Daliah Saper Presents Trademarks and Copyrights Seminar at Score Chicago
Daliah has been presenting to new and aspiring entrepreneurs at SCORE’s Chicago office for over 13 years. Her lectures primarily focus on start up business and intellectual property legal issues. During the September 24 workshop at SCORE Chicago, Daliah Saper, Principal Attorney at Saper Law, will answer the following questions: What is a Copyright? What is a Trademark? How do Trademarks and Copyrights compare to Trade Secrets and Patents? What is involved with the registration process for copyrights vs. trademarks? How much does trademark and copyright protection cost? How long does protection last? When do you use an SM, TM, or Continue Reading
Daliah Speaker to Speak at the North American Entertainment, Media, and IP Law Summit in Grand Cayman
The North American Entertainment Law Summit delivers a four day continuing legal education conference, focused on constantly evolving topics within the entertainment, sports, media, and intellectual property law fields. On November 10, 2018, Daliah Saper will once again serve as a panelist at the 30th Annual North American Law Summit. The last few years she has discussed social media law but this year she will join a panel of high profile speakers to discuss the pros and cons of appearing on national news broadcasts. Her session is titled: Legally On TV: On Air Personalities. For more information click here.
CBS Chicago Interviews Daliah Saper about Revenge Porn and Cat-Fishing Allegations against IL State Rep, Nick Sauer
In light of the recent revenge porn and cat-fishing allegations against Illinois Representative, Nick Sauer, CBS Chicago’s Jim Williams sat down with Daliah Saper to discuss the legal consequences of revenge porn. Having represented numerous victims of revenge porn, Daliah explained how victims struggle to “remove any trace of themselves from the Internet. They’re concerned about going to public events. They don’t know what people have seen so they’d rather avoid everybody.” Daliah also explained that Illinois is one of 40 states and DC that have enacted revenge porn laws that criminalize the distribution of sexual images without consent. To watch the Continue Reading
Can You Copyright an Emoji?
If you paid close attention to the emoji on the left, you may have noticed that it looks slightly different from the ones that pop up on your phone. This is because you need a license to use copyrighted emojis. For this reason, all but one of the emojis present in this article were provided free by https://emojione.com. Emojis’ ubiquity leads many people to assume that they are part of the public domain. However, this is not the case. In fact, emojis are considered to be intellectual property, and, like other intellectual property, are subject to copyright protection—though the scope Continue Reading
Daliah Saper Speaks at Sprout International Women’s Day Event
On March 6, Daliah was invited to speak at Sprout Social's first-ever International Women’s Day event. This year’s celebration theme was #PressForProgress, focusing on the question: “How does social media impact women’s issues locally, nationally, and globally?” Other event speakers included Entrepreneur/Gamer Keisha Howard and Full Stack Engineer for the Democratic National Committee Mica Alaniz, pictured alongside Daliah below.
Yahoo! Interviews Daliah Saper about Blac Chyna Revenge Porn Case
Blac Chyna made headlines earlier when her nude photos were leaked on social media by Rob Kardashian. Now she's combatting the unauthorized release of a sex tape featuring her and ex-boyfriend Mechie. Yahoo news covered the story in its February 20, 2018 article: Blac Chyna's lawyer calls release of revenge porn video a crime — but what exactly is it? Daliah was interviewed for the piece where she detailed the rise of revenge porn and discussed what governments, legal experts, and individuals are doing to stop it. In recent years, Daliah has represented a wide range of revenge porn victims as plaintiffs Continue Reading