Partner Beth D. Jacob moderated a panel on October 23, 2014 titled “ Telemedicine by Satellite: Improving Health Care and Creating Legal and Ethical Issues,” at the annual conference of the International Bar Association in Tokyo, Japan. The session introduced the legal issues that could arise from the use of satellite communication systems for medical services, introducing the issues in the form of a mock trial, based on cutting-edge studies of the subject, including the concept of 'beaming' for telemedicine services.