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The North American Law Summit 2021

Papagayo, Costa Rica

Sports | Entertainment | IP

Now in its 33rd year, The North American Law Summit delivers a four day continuing legal education conference, focused on constantly evolving topics within entertainment, sports, media, and IP. Hosted this year at the Secrets Papagayo hotel in Costa Rica, the Summit brings together legal professionals, business executives, and law students for four days of in-depth learning and celebration.

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EXECUTIVE CHAIR

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Darryl Cohen

Executive Committee Chair

Cohen, Cooper, Estep & Allen, LLC.

Atlanta, Georgia

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Scott Keniley

Academic Chair

Keniley|Kumar, LLC.

Adjunct Professor, Georgia State University.

Atlanta, Georgia

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The North American Law Summit 2021

33rd Annual

Papagayo, Costa Rica

Nov. 10 - 14, 2021

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Agenda

HIGHLIGHTS

Wed

Evening Welcome Party on the Beach

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8am - 12:30pm Summit Sessions

Fri

8am - 12:30pm Summit Sessions

Sat

8am - 12:30pm Summit Sessions

6pm - 11pm Closing Dinner & Celebration

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The Venue

Secrets Papagayo

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Situated on a serene beachfront and surrounded by lush tropical gardens, Secrets Papagayo is located on a peninsula in Guanacaste, Costa Rica (airport: LIR).  Your Summit Hotel & Hospitality package includes all meals at four à la carte restaurants offering an array of international cuisines, a buffet venue, a grill and a café, 24 hour dining options, room service, and top shelf spirits.

The Summit has partnered with Vimm Global to offer the Hotel & Hospitality package, which is booked separately from your conference pass.  To book, please contact Neal Morrison at 678.973.1999 or email nals@vimmglobal.biz.

 

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Scholarship

The North American Law Summit Akerman Student Scholarship provides awards for law school students to attend the Summit. The Scholarship recognizes outstanding student leaders each year who are selected on the basis of their demonstrated commitment to Entertainment, Sports, & IP, a superb law school track record, and an outstanding curriculum vitae.

2021 Recipients:

Avery Carter, University of Georgia
Camila Chediak, University of Miami
Marianna McDevitt, University of South Carolina
Samantha Ross, University of Miami
Hayes Rule, Florida State University
Anna Schuelein, Belmont University
Aaron Steinberg, Belmont University

 

2019 Recipients:

Michael Peterzell, Georgia State University

Cayton Chrisman, Emory University

Cole Rushworth, Emory University

Allyson Willis, Florida State University

Evan Gray, University of Miami

Shawna Bray, Vanderbilt University

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Applications for Akerman Scholars are typically distributed early summer with an application deadline in August.

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