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    Welcome to the Intellectual Property Law Section
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    Intellectual Property Law Section Celebrates 25 Years
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    IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions Online Video CLE (IP Section program recorded November 2015) - Special price for IP Section members! (click image for details)
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    Register Now! January 23, 2018: Intellectual Property Law Annual Meeting & Luncheon
  • Events
    • February 8, 2018 - Slowing Down, Getting Ahead: Living Mindfully, Working Efficiently and Increasing Satisfaction


      Slowing Down, Getting Ahead
      Living Mindfully, Working Efficiently and Increasing Satisfaction

      Thursday, February 8th, 2018
      6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      Live CLE Program

      Viacom
      1515 Broadway
      New York, NY 10036

      1.5 CLE Credits in Law Practice Management. This program is transitional and suited for all attorneys including those that are newly admitted.

      NYSBA Member: $50.00 | Non-Member: $50.00
      Intellectual Property Section Member: $0.00
      Join the IP Section today and save

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      In this age of hyper-connectedness, the world seems to spin faster and faster. No matter how hard or long we work, we often finish the day right where we started. It feels like we're treading water! 

      That's about to change.  

      This seminar delivers a host of best practices for staying focused, getting more done, and enjoying greater personal and professional satisfaction. The straightforward suggestions made in this program put you back in charge of your work and success. Using any or all of these principles, attendees can gain six plus minutes of productivity a day which adds up to twenty-four hours of additional productivity a year. That's three days of work off your desk!  

      By attending this seminar, you will learn to: 

      • Make a direct connection between productivity and its relationship to success.
      • Receive two dozen suggestions for increasing productivity and command over work and life.
      • Become motivated to achieve greater career and personal success.




      Section Chair
      Erica Klein, Esq., Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

      Program Chair
      Deborah Robinson, Esq., Viacom Inc.

      Presenters
      Paul Burton, Esq., Quietspacing
      Tina Corrado, Health Coach 


      Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.


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      If you have any questions about this program, please contact Adriana Favreau, Section Liaison.

    • Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting Lunch: January 23, 2018

      *INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SECTION LUNCH

      Tuesday, January 23, 2018 12:35 PM
      12:35 PM - 2:00 PM
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      Register Here or Download The Registration Form Here.


      INFO COMING SOON!


    • Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting: January 23, 2018

       INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW MEETING

      Tuesday, January 23, 2018 8:45 AM
      8:45 AM - 5:30 PM
      MCLE Credits TBA
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      REGISTER HERE OR DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM HERE.


      INFO COMING SOON!

    • Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting Offsite Reception: January 23, 2018

      *INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFF-SITE RECEPTION

      Tuesday, January 23, 2018 5:30 PM
      5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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      Register Here or Download The Registration Form Here.
       

      Join the Intellectual Property Law Section and the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section at their joint Reception.

      Offsite Location:
      Bill's Bar & Burger Rockefeller Center
      16 West 51st Street, NYC



    • Recorded Section Program: IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions

      IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions 

      Recording now available!

      Total Credits: 6.5 (Professional Practice 2.0, Skills 3.0, Ethics 1.5) 

      IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 10, 2015.

      Topics include:

      • Considering the deal
      • Asset review
      • Licenses
      • Drafting representations and warranties, indemnification obligations
      • Preparation of IP schedules, assignment and other IP-related documents
      • Ethical considerations

      NYSBA Member price: $215 | Non-Member Price: $325
      Intellectual Property Law Section Member Price: $125
      Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

      SEE DETAILS AND PURCHASE PROGRAM

      (recorded November 10, 2015)

    • Recorded Section Program: The Future Of Intellectual Property

      Recording Now Available!

      Total Credits: 7.0 MCLE Credits including 1.0 Ethics credit

      The Future Of Intellectual Property, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 10, 2016.

      Topics include:

      -Intellectual Property Rights in a Post-BREXIT World

      -What You Need to Know About the New Defend Trade Secrets Act

      -Venturing Forward: Issues Facing Start-Up Companies

      -Ethical Considerations in Data Security and Protection

      T-he USPTO Today and Tomorrow

      -Beyond the Second Screen

      NYSBA Member Price: $150
      NON-Member Price: $235.00

      Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

      SEE DETAILS AND PURCHASE PROGRAM HERE

      (recorded November 10, 2016)

    • Recorded Section Program: Around The Edges of IP

      Recording Now Available!

      Total Credits: 7.0 (5.5 credits in Areas of Professional Practice and 1.5 Credits in Ethics)

      Around the Edges of IP, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section, was held November 9, 2017

      Topics Include:

      -Taxation of Intellectual Property Rights

      -Complexities of IP in Bankruptcy

      -What IP Practitioners Should Know about Estate Planning and Administration of Intellectual Property and Digital Assets: Advising Clients and Spotting the Issues

      -The Business of IP – Monetization and Securitization of IP Assets

      -Who Is My Client and How Do They Know That?: Navigating Conflicts of Interest in IP Transactions

      -To Franchise, or Not To Franchise, That is the Question: What You Need To Know in the US and Latin America About Franchising and Intellectual Property

      IP Section Member Price: $150
      NYSBA Member Price: $233.31
      NON-Member Price: $350.00

      Not a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section? Dues are only $30 per year with NYSBA membership. Join today to save on this program! (Join online or call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452, M-F, 8am-5pm)

      SEE DETAILS AND PURCHASE PROGRAM

      (recorded November 9, 2017)

  • About

    The Intellectual Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association introduces members of our Association to the interesting and growing areas of law which make up Intellectual Property Law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and Internet intellectual property law issues. We provide educational programs, other activities and invite the participation of attorneys, law students and non-lawyer members of the business community. We invite our members to take advantage of substantive legal research through our Law Watch search results, to discuss issues and ideas in our discussion groups, and to participate fully in the e-community of the site.

    Erica Klein

    Meet the Chair
    Erica D. Klein, Esq.

    Executive Committee Roster | IP Section Bylaws

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    THANK YOU!

    The Intellectual Property Law Section extends its gratitude to the following for their significant sponsorship over the past year:

    Brooks Brothers
    Cahn Litigation Services
    Casalonga
    Coach
    Coty
    Davis & Gilbert LLP
    Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
    Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.
    FTI Consulting
    Harman
    HBO
    Hiscock & Barclay LLP
    Kilpatrick Townsend
    Stout Risius Ross

    Micro Strategies
    NYLS Institute for Information Law and Policy
    Park IP Translations
    Physique 57
    Pryor Cashman LLP
    Reckitt Benckiser
    Recommind
    Revlon
    Rouse
    Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
    Singer
    Thomson Reuters/Thomson CompuMark
    Tory Burch
    WilmerHale

  • Bright Ideas


    VIEW THE LATEST 
    Bright Ideas

    The Intellectual Property Law Section Newsletter (Bright Ideas) features peer-written, substantive articles about current issues in intellectual property law, including social media, patents, copyrights and trademarks. Also included are recent cases and updates on Section programs and events. Bright Ideas is published three times per year by the Intellectual Property Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

    Read Now >

  • Online Communities

    intellectual property Law Section PRIVATE ONLINE PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY


    We are pleased to announce the launch of an Internet-based private online professional Community for the Intellectual Property Law Section. We invite you to participate. Members of our Section run the gamut from law students and newly admitted attorneys who are just finding their way to well-seasoned and experienced attorneys in the Intellectual Property field. We want all of you to share your experiences and your knowledge while also being free to ask questions of others in the Section and participating in the intellectual discourse we hope to generate. 

    The Community is private for Intellectual Property Section members only. (Not a member? Dues are only $30/year with NYSBA membership: Join here.) Commercial search engines are excluded and only Corporate Counsel members can search the site or identify other members.    

    Learn about NYSBA's private online professional Communities (video)

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