James H. Davidson, shareholder and chair, public policy group, Polsinelli Shughart PC, discussed how the FTC's proposal to limit food advertising to children may affect advertising.
Douglas F. Gansler, Attorney General, State of Maryland, gave a brief overview of the role of a state Attorney General as it pertains to marketing.
Christopher Traeger, senior vice president, marketing programs manager, Bank of America, Joseph Pierce, associate general counsel, global marketing and sponsorships, Bank of America, and Jim Dudukovich, marketing counsel, Coca-Cola North America, shared ten tips for brokering sports marketing agreements, as well as the top five issues facing sports marketing today.
Dan Jaffe, EVP, government relations, ANA, discussed today's political climate and how it may impact advertisers.
Doug Wood, a partner at Reed Smith, detailed issues that advertisers should look for in celebrity contracts and outlined the new commercial service fee.
Dan Jaffe, EVP of Government Relations at ANA, discussed how politics and governmental regulations impact the pharmaceutical industry.
Representatives from Reed Smith, a global-relationship law firm and ANA's outside legal counsel, shared their thoughts on the potential legal pitfalls of cutting edge advertising techniques, which are of particular interest to regulators.
Douglas J. Wood with Reed Smith, LLP discussed the new three-year SAG/AFTRA contract and touched on topics including the economic benefits of the negotiations, pension and health benefits, and ways to avoid lawyers in a recession.
Peter Cassat of Dow Lohnes PLLC discussed the FTC's 2009 Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising report and reviewed attempts by lawyers and regulatory agencies to balance the interests of advertisers with the privacy rights of consumers.
Robert Corn-Revere, Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, and Keith Murphy, Vice President, Government Relations and Regulatory Counsel, Viacom, Inc., shared their thoughts on steps the Obama administration may take towards increased advertising regulation.
ANA legal counsel Douglas J. Wood of Reed Smith LLP and James Dudukovich of The Coca-Cola Company gave an update on negotiations with SAG/AFTRA over a new collective bargaining agreement covering television and radio commercials.
This article provides the transcript from a question answer session held with Wally Snyder, who served as president of the American Advertising Federation for fifteen years. Snyder answers questions regarding industry ethics, intrusive content and children among other topics.
Dan Jaffe, ANA EVP of Government Relations, discusses the issue of consumer privacy.
This article explores how the food marketing community is responding to the global challenge of childhood obesity.
This presentation reviews advertising claims substantiation and consumer perception studies.
This article explores legal issues and general challenges facing the marketing industry in 2006.
Federal Trade Commission Chairman Majoras provides her insights on key advertising issues.
The author offers examples of the positive effects of advertising and argues that advertisers, who are largely targeted for regulatory action, must demonstrate through facts how they contribute to the economy.
The author looks at the security/privacy debate and how it ultimately may affect marketers.
In this article, Douglas J. Wood discusses how to protect brands in a global market.