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Attorney Ivan Parron; MLB Chief Legal Officer tapped as Speakers at Hispanic National Bar Association 40th Annual Convention

Attorney Ivan Parron; MLB Chief Legal Officer tapped as Speakers at Hispanic National Bar Association 40th Annual Convention


Ivan Parron, Esq.

Ivan Parron, Esq.

Miami, August 18, 2015 – Entertainment and sports attorney Ivan Parron has been invited to participate as a panelist and moderator of a sports law panel at the prestigious Hispanic National Bar Association Annual Convention. Mr. Parron will be part of an all-star sports law panel including Dan Halen, Chief Legal Officer of Major League Baseball; David Friedman, Senior Vice President/Special Counsel of the Boston Red Sox; Enrique J. Jimenez, Partner at Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC; and Paul Kelly, Partner at Jackson Lewis P.C.

The NHBA 40th Annual Convention will take place September 2-5, 2015 at the Westin Boston Waterfront in Boston, MA.

The details of the panel that Mr. Parron will moderate are as follows:

Topic: “Sports Law: An Inside Look at the Global Sports Market.”

When: Thursday September 3, 2015 @ 10:15-11:30am

Where: The Westin Boston Waterfront

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Official HNBA Annual Convention Agenda:


HNBA logoAbout Hispanic National Bar Association

HNBA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, national membership organization that represents the interests of Hispanic legal professionals in the United States and its territories. The organization is also committed to advocacy on issues of importance to the 53 million people of Hispanic heritage living in the U.S. While HNBA is proud of its more than four decades of accomplishments, the organization is mindful that its mission is as vital today as it was the day of its founding in 1972.
The HNBA Annual Convention attracts hundreds of attorneys, judges, and law students from across the country, including public officials, business leaders, and General Counsels from many Fortune 100 and other corporations. The theme in 2015, Celebrating Our Heritage, Planning our Future, reflects Boston’s place at the forefront of American history, as well as the world-class innovation it is known for around the world. In this historic convention, HNBA will have an opportunity to reflect on its history as an organization and as a country, and in that same process, design new and exciting directions.

Attendees will take part in an engaging and comprehensive program that includes Continuing Legal Education (CLE Panels) on cutting edge topics with leading practitioners, national policy makers, and experts from across the country; networking events and workshops; the largest Hispanic Career Fair in the country, featuring exhibitors from prominent law firms, corporations, and government agencies; and a variety of social activities showcasing the best of what Boston has to offer.

About Ivan Parron, Esq.
Ivan Parron has 20+ years of executive and legal experience in the entertainment and sports industries. Mr. Parron currently serves as attorney and managing partner of PARRON LAW, an entertainment and sports law firm with offices in Miami and New York City. As an attorney, Mr. Parron is retained as legal and business counsel by entertainment sports industry clients including artists, actors, athletes, television networks, distribution companies, motion picture studios, record labels, publishers, producers, writers and directors. Mr. Parron is a certified NBA and FIBA agent and also owns ip Sports, a professional athlete representation agency. Mr. Parron also teaches Sports Law as an adjunct professor at Florida International University College of Law. In 2015 Mr. Parron was again selected as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in the areas of entertainment and sports law by his attorney peers in both Florida and New York. In 2014 he was selected one of the Top 50 Music Industry Attorneys by Billboard magazine. Mr. Parron is a 2-term elected Grammy Governor and an active member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. He is the past Chair of the Florida Bar Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law section and an appointed member of the Miami-Dade County Film and Entertainment Advisory Board.

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