Jon Garon

Shepard Broad College of Law

Dean and Professor of Law

3301 College Avenue

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (33)

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 566 (36,778)
Citation 1

Abstract:

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

2.

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 369 (58,379)

Abstract:

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

3.

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 308 (74,403)

Abstract:

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

4.

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 267 (64,782)

Abstract:

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

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 224 (99,863)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Copyright, Intellectual Property, Clickwrap, Fair Use, Reverse Engineering, Peer-to-Peerk File Sharing, Cloud Computing

6.

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 215 (108,786)
Citation 1

Abstract:

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

7.

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 214 (111,576)

Abstract:

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

8.

Reintermediation

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 183 (130,299)

Abstract:

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

9.

Content, Control and the Socially Networked Film

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Sep 2009
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 170 (138,340)
Citation 1

Abstract:

copyright, motion pictures, social media, collective bargaining agreements, YouTube, George Lucas, privacy, piracy, Sony

10.

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 169 (139,043)

Abstract:

Cloud Computing, computers, technology, law, compliance, SOC3, SSAE 16, Audit Requirements, PCI Credit Card Compliance, Data Security, Data Privacy, HIPAA, GLB Act

11.

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 157 (137,583)

Abstract:

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

12.

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 151 (125,532)

Abstract:

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

13.

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 151 (150,077)

Abstract:

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

14.

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 141 (146,232)

Abstract:

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

15.
Downloads 139 (167,470)

Abstract:

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

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 132 (156,601)

Abstract:

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

17.

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 129 (177,293)
Citation 1

Abstract:

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

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 126 (167,470)

Abstract:

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

19.

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 122 (185,993)

Abstract:

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

20.

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 105 (184,872)

Abstract:

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.

Strategic Identity and the Branding of Law Schools

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Sep 2010
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 67 (249,484)

Abstract:

Law School, legal education, brands, centers, education

22.
Downloads 65 (279,798)

Abstract:

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

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 60 (262,877)

Abstract:

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

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 49 (339,519)

Abstract:

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 10 (522,304)

Abstract:

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

25.

Google, Fairness and the Battle of the Books

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 May 2011
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 51 (305,877)

Abstract:

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

26.

To Make a Difference: Dean as Producer

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Jul 2008
Jon Garon
Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 48 (300,815)

Abstract:

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

27.

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 40 (352,465)

Abstract:

copyright, Internet, licensing, software, new media

28.

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 0 (519,930)

Abstract:

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

29.

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

Abstract:

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

30.

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 0 (433,477)

Abstract:

Fandom, cosplay, fan fiction

31.

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 0 (396,078)

Abstract:

Television, Golden Age, Expressionist Art, Cold War

32.

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 0 (293,568)

Abstract:

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

33.

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 0 (124,386)

Abstract:

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