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Charles Harry Gardner

Charles Harry Gardner

also known as Charles Gardner, CIPP/US

Practice areas:

Entertainment, Intellectual Property, Privacy, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Employment & Labor

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Entertainment: 40%
    15 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 25%
    15 years
  3. Privacy: 20%
    9 years
  4. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 10%
    5 years
  5. Employment & Labor: 5%
    9 years

Attorney Endorsements

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    Scott Burns Land Use & Zoning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Charles Gardner Vice President, Business Affairs and Legal CBS Television Distribution

CBS Television Distribution.
2450 Colorado Ave.
Santa Monica, CA, 90404

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201108/17/2015
NYCurrently registered 200608/27/2013
DCActive 200205/24/2015
CAActive200105/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Edward J. Lewis II Lawyers in the Classroom VolunteerConstitutional Rights Foundation Chicago2012
Entertainment Law ReviewLoyola University School of Law1999
Emmy AwardAcademy of Television Arts and Sciences1999
Emmy AwardAcademy of Television Arts and Sciences1998
Entertainment Law ReviewLoyola University School of Law1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Vice President, Business Affairs and LegalCBS Television Distribution2013 - Present
Head of Social Media Practice and Special CounselMuch Shelist, P.C.2011 - 2013
Director, Legal and Business Affairs and Senior AttorneyHarpo Studios, Inc.2006 - 2011
Senior AssociateBennett & Erdman2004 - 2006
Business and Legal Affairs Counsel, TelepicturesWarner Bros. Television2003 - 2004
AssociateHarrington, Foxx, Dubrow & Canter, LLP2001 - 2003
Production AttorneyStone Stanley Entertainment - "The Mole"2001 - 2001
Production AttorneyRed Shirt Productions - "Rivals"2001 - 2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Association of Privacy ProfessionalsCIPP/US2015 - Present
International Association of Privacy ProfessionalsMember2013 - 2015
U.S. Supreme CourtAdmitted2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Academy of Television Arts and SciencesNational Member1998 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of California - BerkeleyDramaBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
41st ABA National Conference on Professional ResponsibilityINTO THE DEEP: SOCIAL MEDIA POLICIES IN LAW FIRM SETTINGS (Moderator)2015
Illinois State Bar AssociationILLINOIS LAW: SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE EMPLOYER/EMPLOYEE (TV Panelist)2013
Illinois State Bar AssociationILLINOIS LAW: SOCIAL MEDIA AND ME (TV Panelist)2013
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education1st ANNUAL SOCIAL MEDIA LAW INSTITUTE (Speaker, Chair and Moderator)2013
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationIICLETv: SOCIAL MEDIA PROMO (TV Guest)2013
Attorneys' Title Guaranty FundETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN SOCIAL MEDIA2013
American Bar AssociationTHE ETHICS OF LEGAL MARKETING IN A SOCIAL MEDIA AGE2013
The E-Factor Presents: Social Media MarketingSOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING (LEGAL COMPLIANCE)2012
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationSOCIAL MEDIA AND ETHICS2012
Federal Bar AssociationETHICAL ISSUES FOR FEDERAL PRACTITIONERS IN THE NEW MEDIA AGE2012
CLE Executive Search Lecture SeriesTHE LAWS OF SOCIAL MEDIA2012
Chicago Bar Association, Real Property Law CommitteePRIVACY, SOCIAL MEDIA AND ETHICS FOR THE REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL2012
Chicago American Inn of CourtSOCIAL MEDIA LAW AND ETHICS2012
MS Labs Speaker Series at UBS TowerFROM NUISANCE TO NECESSITY: WHY AND HOW TO EMBRACE SOCIAL MEDIA2011