Cheryl Dancey Balough has been named the vice chair of the Cyberspace Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association.
The Cyberspace Law Committee provides a forum for the analysis of corporate, transactional, and regulatory issues related to the Internet and digital technologies. The Committee works in a wide range of legal disciplines, including electronic commerce and contracts, consumer protection, intellectual property, and privacy.
Ms. Balough previously served as co-director of communications for the Committee. She is co-author of the book RFIDs, Near-Field Communications, and Mobile Payments: A Guide for Lawyers as well as numerous legal articles. She also is an adjunct professor at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, where she teaches a course in copyright law.