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State of The Chicago Fashion Industry

Joining us will be an illustrious panel of industry leaders who will offer their candid insights into the Chicago fashion scene as they relate to design, production, modeling, finance, start-ups and the growing pains associated with starting and developing fashion brand. We will also discuss Chicago’s role and future in the fashion market, developing trends and growth. Non members click here to register http://bit.ly/2HuH6yL

date
Thursday, May 2, 2019
time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Central Standard Time)
venue
2112
location
4245 North Knox Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA Get Directions

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Please join us for a wide-ranging panel discussion on the current state of the fashion industry in Chicago. Joining us will be an illustrious panel of industry leaders who will offer their candid insights into the Chicago fashion scene as they relate to design, production, modeling, finance, start-ups and the growing pains associated with starting and developing fashion brand. We will also discuss Chicago’s role and future in the fashion market, developing trends and the growth of the fashion industry in Chicago and beyond. Our panelists with give their experience based-opinions on what to expect in look for in the future.

Moderated by Patrick McKey and Maria Vathis, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, LLP

Panelists TBA
Networking reception to follow

Moderator Bios

S. Patrick McKey has a diverse practice that includes complex commercial and intellectual property litigation, international business disputes, licensing, anti-counterfeiting actions and counseling, as well as advising companies, from start-ups to multinational entities, on business, litigation, regulatory and strategic issues affecting their businesses. Mr. McKey has spoken on a number of subjects relating to fashion law at conferences in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, as well as on the internet.

Maria Z. Vathis handles complex business litigation and class actions at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, LLP. She also advises corporate clients on statutory regulations and compliance, including the GDPR and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. She represents retail clients in the United States and Europe. She is a frequent speaker at fashion law conferences in Chicago, New York and Paris, France. As of October 1, 2018, Maria will be the national President of the Federal Bar Association.

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State of The Chicago Fashion Industry

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