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Are the SEC and FINRA Moving to the Metaverse?

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​​​​​​​Are the SEC and FINRA setting up shop in the metaverse? Not quite yet, but we stress yet! Like private sector businesses, U.S. financial services regulators are increasingly exploring what the metaverse, augmented...more

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Life Sciences in the Metaverse: A New Forum

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The life sciences and pharmaceutical industry is investigating potential applications in the Metaverse to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and develop novel functionalities. The Metaverse is becoming a new forum for...more

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The Metaverse: Building a Fairer World in Virtual Reality

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You strap on a bizarre-looking headset that blankets your ears and eyes, pick up a controller in each hand, and within seconds are transported to a three-dimensional, virtual world inhabited by other people who are sharing...more

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JONES DAY PRESENTS®: The Metaverse - Opportunities, Markets and Regulation

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Jones Day Financial Markets partner Mark Rasmussen explains how real-life regulations could cross over into the rapidly expanding metaverse space. He talks about the metaverse's current uses and potential advancements, and...more

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Is It Time for a Test Drive in the Metaverse?

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Buying a car has evolved from the days of brick and mortar dealerships to e-commerce, where consumers can select their preferred dealer, reserve, order, finance, and purchase a new or used vehicle in a seamless transaction....more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

An Immersive Conversation with Dion Bregman on the Metaverse

As part of our Spotlight series, Dion Bregman (who wears many hats at Morgan Lewis, such as deputy leader of the firm’s intellectual property practice, leader of the firm’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) team, managing...more

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

Decoded - Technology Law Insights, Volume 2, Issue 11

The PATCH Act: Protecting Medical Devices from Cyber Attacks - In a previous issue of Decoded, we discussed the alarming fact that many medical devices, including those implanted in patients' bodies, are leaving the...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Digital Health in the Metaverse: Three Legal Considerations

The metaverse has been described as the “next frontier” and the “new era” of healthcare. Although still a loosely defined and relatively broad term, the “metaverse” generally refers to a shared virtual environment accessed by...more

Caldwell Intellectual Property Law

The Future of Perception: Augmented Reality

A New Reality- Augmented reality (AR) is the union of a consistent set of artificial perceptions (often digitally generated) added to the worldly perceptions of a user. AR may be contrasted with virtual reality (VR),...more

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Understanding the Metaverse

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The Metaverse, a virtual world created by combining different technologies, including virtual real estate and Augmented Reality (AR), is one of the hottest buzzwords of 2022. The Metaverse merger of both virtual and physical...more

Pillsbury - Internet & Social Media Law Blog

News of Note for the Internet-Minded – AR Defense Systems, VR Adventures and Defrauding Bots

This week’s News of Notes includes a controversial use of facial recognition technology, stories highlighting AI’s role in both energy production and consumption, the continued use of ransomware and bots for criminal...more

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The metaverse – is this the workplace of the future?

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What exactly is the metaverse? At first glance, the metaverse might seem confusing. But so did cryptocurrency when it was first introduced. Yet, it can be rather easily described as a multitude of online, 3D and virtual...more

Goodwin

Stress Test Scenarios Released for 2022

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In This Issue. The Federal Reserve Board of Governors (Federal Reserve), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) released stress test scenarios to assess...more

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AR/VR and the Metaverse Will (Someday) Change Financial Services Regulation — Here’s How

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This is the first in a series of alerts in which we will explore the practical reality of the opportunities the metaverse will present for the financial services industry and challenges firms will need to overcome as they...more

Pillsbury - Internet & Social Media Law Blog

News of Note for the Internet-Minded – AI Colleagues, AR Experiences and Ransomware Dangers

Can AI build AI, what does an augmented reality theater production look like, what is the “quantum apocalypse,” and more… AI gets meta: Researchers at the University of Guelph develop “hypernetwork” to build AI. (Olivia...more

MoFo Tech

AI TRENDS FOR 2022 - AUGMENTED REALITY AND DIGITAL TWIN TECHNOLOGY

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Over the past few years, companies have piloted efforts to use augmented reality and digital twin technology to reduce development time and operating costs, speed up time to market, and enhance product or service development....more

Hogan Lovells

Welcome to the Holiday Guide 2021

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The holiday shopping season is upon us once again and this year, as last, continues to present challenges for consumer companies and retailers. Omnichannel is growing in prominence as consumers maintain their reliance on...more

Proskauer - New Media & Technology

In the Coming ‘Metaverse’, There May Be Excitement but There Certainly Will Be Legal Issues

The concept of the “metaverse” has garnered much press coverage of late, addressing such topics as the new appetite for metaverse investment opportunities, a recent virtual land boom, or just the promise of it all, where...more

Haug Partners LLP

The Move to the Metaverse and Beyond Series: Basic Trademark and Branding Considerations

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Is it here? Not yet. But virtual performances featuring such stars as Travis Scott and Ariana Grande and attracting over 27 million unique players and 78 million viewers, respectively, suggest that it might be coming sooner...more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

A Brief Overview of the Metaverse and the Legal Challenges It Will Present

If you are just wrapping your head around the concepts of virtual reality and augmented reality, it may be time to get past the learning curve, as more technology companies are talking about creating the “metaverse.”...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Potential Impact of Virtual and Augmented Reality in Manufacturing

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Manufacturers are facing significant challenges that include the labor shortage and the skills gap and employers are not only struggling to fill vacancies, they are struggling to find workers with the necessary skills and...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

8 Critical Technologies for Today’s Next-Generation Litigators

When asked what they are looking for in a lawyer, business leaders and in-house counsel invariably say the same thing. Yes, they want a lawyer who is an expert in the relevant legal domain, whether it’s business regulation,...more

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Augmented Reality Makeup Tools Serve as Foundation for BIPA Class Actions

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BIPA, the frequently used basis for class action lawsuits in connection with facial recognition, fingerprint, and other technologies is once again serving as the basis for two recently filed suits. What to Know - Class...more

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Leading in a Lonely World Podcast: Meet Dr. Marc Williams

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In this episode of "Leading in a Lonely World: Conversations with Transformative Leaders”, host Vanessa Kelly talks to Dr. Marc Williams. Dr. Marc has an interesting career journey including representing some of the biggest...more

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Virtual Dealmaking and the Return to Work

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Over the last year, the pandemic upended many industries, prompting businesses to pivot quickly to enable a fully virtual everything, from workplace to marketplace to nearly every aspect of life. Even the legal profession,...more

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