Jon Garon

Shepard Broad College of Law

Dean and Professor of Law

3301 College Avenue

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Searching Inside Google: Cases, Controversies and the Future of the World’s Most Provocative Company

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 603 (43,346)

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Google, microsoft, Google Book Search, copyright, trademark, antitrust, competition, monopoly

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Legal Education in Disruption: The Headwinds and Tailwinds of Technology

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Apr 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 493 (56,037)

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Legal Education, Education, Disruptive Innovation, Law, Technology, ABA, virtual law firm, Big Law, disintermediation, unbundled legal services, law practice, legal software

3.

Digital Hollywood 2.0: Reimagining Film, Music, Television and Publishing Distribution as a Global Artist Collaborative

21 Mich. St. Int'l L. Rev. (2013)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2013
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 430 (66,325)

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film, motion pictures, videos, music, social media, intermediaries, distribution, disruptive innovation

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Tidying Up the Internet: Take Down of Unauthorized Content under Copyright, Trademark and Defamation Law

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Mar 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 346 (85,622)

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DMCA, copyright, trademark, defamation, take down, privacy, Internet, Facebook, Red Flag, Google, EPIC

5.

Normative Copyright: A Conceptual Framework for Copyright Philosophy

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, p. 1278, 2003
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 28 Sep 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 292 (103,215)
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Copyright, Intellectual Property, Clickwrap, Fair Use, Reverse Engineering, Peer-to-Peerk File Sharing, Cloud Computing

6.

Video Games, Virtual Worlds and Social Media

Jon M. Garon, ENTERTAINMENT LAW & PRACTICE, Carolina Academic Press, 2005 and Supplement 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jul 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 245 (124,081)

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Computer Games, Virtual Worlds, Wikis, Social Media, Cyberspace, First Amendment, FTC, Advertising, TOS, EULA, Clickwrap, Shrinkwrap

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Playing in the Virtual Arena: Avatars, Publicity and Identity Reconceptualized through Virtual Worlds and Computer Games

Chapman Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 243 (125,100)

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virtual worlds, copyright, trademark, collective bargaining, film, motion pictures, First Amendment, publicity, content, viral distribution, intellectual property, computer, software, fair use, avatar, advertising, commercial speech, free speech

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Social Media in the Workplace – From Constitutional to Intellectual Property Rights

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 234 (129,932)

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social media, labor, employment, scarcity, many-to-many, wiki, copyright, trademark fair use, constitutional, free speech, First Amendment

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2015 Cyberlaw Year in Review – Seeking Security Over Privacy, Finding Neither

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Dec 2015
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 225 (135,603)

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Cybersecurity, Privacy, Terrorism, Ashley Madison, ISIS, ISIL, data, NSA, Homeland Security

10.

Reintermediation

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 205 (147,521)

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intellectual property, privacy, disintermediation, patent, copyright, economics, antitrust

11.

Navigating Through the Cloud – Legal and Regulatory Management for Software as a Service

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 200 (150,937)
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Cloud Computing, computers, technology, law, compliance, SOC3, SSAE 16, Audit Requirements, PCI Credit Card Compliance, Data Security, Data Privacy, HIPAA, GLB Act

12.

Content, Control and the Socially Networked Film

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Sep 2009
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 193 (156,111)
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copyright, motion pictures, social media, collective bargaining agreements, YouTube, George Lucas, privacy, piracy, Sony

13.

The Implications of Informatics on Data Policy

Media Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Aug 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 191 (157,550)

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Privacy, Metadata, Data, RFID, GPS, Copyright, Privacy Law, Data Protection, Cybersecurity, Personal Dignity, Data Integrity, Law, Loyalty Cards

14.

Revolutions and Expatriates: Social Networking, Ubiquitous Media and the Disintermediation of the State

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Feb 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 190 (158,315)

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diaspora, social media, expatriate, state, global, power, Middle East, Arab Spring, censorship

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Wiki Authorship, Social Media, and the Curatorial Audience

Harvard Journal of Sports and Entertainment Law, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 95, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 177 (168,802)

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Wiki, social media, audience, curatorial audience, copyright, contract, academic, publisher, peer review

16.

The Work-Made-for-Hire Doctrine Revisited: Startup and Technology Employees and the Use of Contracts in a Hiring Relationship

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Jon Garon and Elaine D. Ziff
Shepard Broad College of Law and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - New York Office
Downloads 175 (170,510)

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Copyright, Work for Hire, Start Up, Employment, Specially Commissioned Work, Law, Reid

17.

Fandom and Creativity, Including Fan Art, Fan Fiction, and Cosplay

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 172 (173,080)

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Fandom, cosplay, fan fiction

18.

Mortgaging the Meme: Lessons for Financing Disruptive Innovation

Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property, Vol. 10, No. 7, 2012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 160 (184,183)

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disruptive Innovation, entrepreneurship, disintermediation, network effects, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, publicity rights, inventors, reintermediation, product innovation, transmedia, memes, narratives

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First Amendment, Commercial Speech, Free Speech, Video Games, Virtual Worlds, FTC, Endorsement Guidelines, FCC, commercials, advertising, in game, video games, social media

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Localism as a Production Imperative: An Alternative Framework to Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage and Expressions of Folklore

Bits Without Borders - Law, Communications & Transnational Culture Flow in the Digital Age, September 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 148 (196,603)

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Copyright, Indigenous People, Cultural Heritage, Folklore, Expressions of Folklore, Trademark, Trade Secret, UNESCO, WIPO, Nollywood, Bollywood, Hollywood, Film, Music, Motion Picture, Television, Diaspora, Expatriate

21.

Take Back the Night: Why an Association of Regional Law Schools Will Return Core Values to Legal Education and Provide an Alternative to Tiered Rankings

University of Toledo Law Review, Symposium: Leadership in Legal Education (Issue VII), Vol. 38, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jan 2007
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 139 (206,812)

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Legal Education, accreditation, ABA, AALS Law School, antitrust, monopoly, justice, rankings

22.

What If DRM Fails?: Seeking Patronage in the iWasteland and the Virtual O

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2008, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 136 (210,565)

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DRM, digital rights management, DMCA, virtual worlds, copyright, trademark, collective bargaining, film, motion pictures, First Amendment, publicity, content, viral distribution, intellectual property, computer, software, fair use, avatar, advertising, commercial speech, free speech

23.

The Heart of the Deal: Intellectual Property Aspects in the Law and Business of Entertainment

Journal of Intellectual Property Rights, Vol. 17, p. 443, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Oct 2012
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 103 (258,504)

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Deal making, entertainment law, copyright, trademark, trade secret, identity interests, publicity rights, film, television, music and publishing

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Strategic Identity and the Branding of Law Schools

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Sep 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 89 (284,284)

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Law School, legal education, brands, centers, education

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The Lawyer's Role in Promoting the Use of Fair Use

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 88 (286,332)

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Copyright, fair use, comment, criticism, E&O, insurance, opinion letter, lawyer's letter, infringement, substantial similarity

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entrepreneurship, copyright, trademark, patent, publicity rights, intellectual property, stressors, exclusivity

27.

Ownership of University Intellectual Property

36 Cardozo Arts & Ent. L.J. 635 (2018), Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Aug 2019
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 67 (335,489)

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copyright, patent, intellectual property, employment, student entrepreneur, publicity rights

The Once and Future Profession: Autonomy, Intellectualism, and Obligation

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Jul 2016
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 52 (385,976)

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legal profession, autonomy, intellectualism, obligation, billing, billable hour, commoditization of law practice, technology, law school, lawyer training, legal education, McCarthy, legal services, Peace Corps, tuition, debt, service, civil, criminal, Gideon, LSC, experiential

The Once and Future Profession: Autonomy, Intellectualism, and Obligation

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 48, Winter 2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 11 (596,792)

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Legal Profession, Law School, Legal Education, Tuition, Incubator, Intellectualism, Autonomy, Low Bono

29.

Google, Fairness and the Battle of the Books

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 May 2011
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 63 (346,331)

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Google, copyright, orphan works, class action, antitrust, Department of Justice, Intellectual Property

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To Make a Difference: Dean as Producer

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Jul 2008
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 62 (349,134)

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Legal Education, ABA, U.S. News, Globalization, legal scholarship

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Acquiring and Managing the Identity Interests for Software and Media Products

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Sep 2009
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 43 (410,953)

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copyright, Internet, licensing, software, new media

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Hidden Hands that Shaped the Marketplace of Ideas: Television's Early Transformation from Medium to Genre

University of Denver Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, Vol 19, 2016
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 19 Aug 2016
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 40 (422,276)

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Television, Golden Age, Expressionist Art, Cold War

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The Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals: Event Revenues and Expenses

The Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals, 2017, ISBN: 978-1548125875
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Nov 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 22 (507,659)

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revenue, expense, nonprofit, business

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Free Speech, First Amendment, and New Media for Cons and Festivals

Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals (2017); ISBN-10: 1548125873
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Aug 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 21 (513,499)

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Free Speech, First Amendment, FTC, Social Media, Defamation, Public Venue

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The Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals: Gambling, Raffles, Door Prizes, and Competitions

The Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals, 2017. ISBN: 978-1548125875
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Dec 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 15 (548,462)

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gambling, competition, games of chance, fantasy sports, nonprofits, IRS

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The Empires Strike Back: Reassertion of Territorial Regulation in Cyberspace

The Empires Strike Back: Reassertion of Territorial Regulation in Cyberspace, 3 J.L. & TECH. AT TEXAS (AUSTIN) 1 (2019) and Cyber-World War III: Origins, 7 J.L. & Cyber Warfare 1 (2018).
Posted: 06 Jun 2019
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law

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Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals

Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals, Manegiare Publications, June 2017
Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law

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Conventions, festivals, copyright, cosplay, ticket sales, venue agreements, film, music, security, nonprofits, LLC, crowdsourcing, fair use, fan fiction

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 65
1.

Cyber-World War III: Origins

7 J.L. & Cyber Warfare 1 (2019)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2019
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
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Cyber, Cyberwar, Equifax, Artificial Intelligence; AI; Cryptocurrency; Bitcoin, ICO, Hack, Data Breach, Russia, Astroturfing