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The Future Of Intellectual Property

The Future Of Intellectual Property

Recorded 11/10/2016
7.0 MCLE Credits including 1.0 Ethics credit
Appropriate for both new associates and seasoned practitioners, this Program looked at the particular challenges faced by start-up ventures and the use of new media platforms, the state of European IP rights in a post-BREXIT world, some of the current initiatives and future plans of the USPTO, how to use the new Defending Trade Secrets Act to best protect IP, and the ethical issues surrounding the quickly changing IP landscape.
Section Member: $125
Member: $150
Non-Member: $235

Agenda and Speakers

Welcoming Remarks
Intellectual Property Rights in a Post-BREXIT World
            Moderator: Robin Baydurcan, Associate, Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu
            Speakers: John Richards, Of Counsel, Ladas & Parry
            Ainslee Schreiber, Vice President & Associate General Counsel at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
            T. Alexander Puutio, Communications & IT Section, UN Secretariat – Procurement Division
What You Need to Know About the New Defend Trade Secrets Act
            Moderator: Erica D. Klein, Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
            Speakers: John P. Jett, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
            Mark Baghdassarian, Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
            Eliza Kaiser, Special Counsel, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Venturing Forward: Issues Facing Start-Up Companies.
            Moderator: William R. Samuels, Esq., W.R. Samuels Law PLLC
            Speakers: Nehal Madhani, Esq., CEO, Alt Legal
            Garnet S. Heraman, Angel Investor & Founder, Anvil Venture Partners
            Everett Carbajal, Esq., The Carbajal Law Firm, P.C.
Ethical Considerations in Data Security and Protection
            Speaker: Scott Aurnou, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPT
The USPTO Today and Tomorrow
            Moderator: Charles Weigell, Partner, Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu
            Speakers: Dan Vavonese, Group Director for the Trademark Law Offices, United States Patent and Trademark Office
Beyond the Second Screen
            Moderator: Vejay G. Lalla, Partner, Davis & Gilbert LLP
            Speaker: Lori Mason, General Counsel, COMPLEX
            James Mazlen, Senior Counsel, AMC Networks
            Judy McCool, Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs, Home Box Office, Inc

Section Member Price: $125.00 Join (or renew) for special member pricing
Non-Member Price: $250.00
Published Date:
  • November 10, 2016
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VIPSFA16
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 6.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 1.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 7.0