Intellectual Property Basics Workshop: Filing and Prosecuting a Federal Trademark Application

04/24/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The second in the IP Basics Series, this workshop will focus on filing and prosecuting trademarks...
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ABA CLE Program: The Changing Face of Patent Litigation

05/09/2014 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Presented by the ABA Section of Litigation Intellectual Property Litigation Committee and the Boston Bar Association's Intellectual Property Section. In the past year, some of the most wide-reaching changes to the patent system in decades have been made by Congress, by the Supreme Court, and by the Federal Circuit. This program will address the impact of those changes on patent litigation practices, particularly as they relate to two of the major industries in the New England area, namely, biotechnology and the electronics/software industries....
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Antitrust Counter-Attacks in Patent Litigation

05/15/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
This program will discuss the interplay between patent law and antitrust laws. In certain cases, clients involved patent lawsuits have use antitrust counter-attacks to their advantage. This program will discuss the types of antitrust counterclaims brought in patent suits and the use of antitrust concepts to change the narrative of a patent litigation. The presenter will also describe the practical aspects of coordinating patent and antitrust litigation and the strategic decisions litigants confront....
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CLE - Meet the Privacy Officers

05/16/2014 - 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Come spend the morning with this thoughtful, active group of Privacy Officers from the Boston area and beyond. You will hear about the challenges they face, how they spend their days and what they think about the future of privacy. You also will learn the latest in hot topics such as the “internet of things”, emerging issues in geolocation tracking and cybersecurity, and how their companies leverage the mobile ecosystem....
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Canadian Copyright Law in Evolution: What US Practitioners Need to Know

05/19/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Canadian copyright law is changing. In the past two years, a new act was adopted, introducing many controversial new provisions, and the Supreme Court of Canada rendered 6 important decisions. Yes, 2012-2013 were big years. For better and for worse. Attorney Lamothe-Samson will discuss what every US practitioner should know about Canadian copyright law, while drawing parallels and distinctions with US copyright law. Topics include:...
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CLE - Latest Developments in Intellectual Property Law at the Supreme Court

06/04/2014 - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Attend this CLE to learn about the Court’s current and upcoming intellectual property-related docket in depth, and will discuss the effects of this blockbuster IP term in various industries, including especially the life sciences, pharmaceutical, and high-tech sectors. ...
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