January 31, 2019 CIPLA Meeting - University of Akron School of Law

  • January 31, 2019
  • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • University of Akron School of Law C. Blake McDowell Law CenterAkron, Ohio 44325-2901

Registration


Registration is closed

 

Location:

University of Akron School of Law
C. Blake McDowell Law Center 
Akron, Ohio 44325-2901

Parking: Please park at the EJ Thomas  Performing Arts Hall (located directly across the street from the Law School) 198 Hill Street Akron, OH 44325-0501

 

Agenda:

CLE Meetings (4:30–5:30 p.m., CLE accreditation will be applied for):

IP Licensing (1.00 hr CLE credit)

     

Professor Daniel Brean, the University of Akron School of Law

 

Trade Secrets Committee (1.00 hr CLE credit)

 

Professor Camilla Hrdy, the University of Akron School of Law

         

Cocktail Reception (5:30–6:15 p.m., open bar) - EJ Thomas

Dinner (6:15–7:30 p.m.):    

Dave Kappos

Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP      

From August 2009 to January 2013, Mr. Kappos served as Under Secretary of Commerce and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). In that role, he advised the President, the Secretary of Commerce and the Administration on intellectual property policy matters. As Director of the USPTO, he led the Agency in dramatically reengineering its entire management and operational systems as well as its engagement with the global innovation community. He was instrumental in achieving the greatest legislative reform of the U.S. patent system in generations through passage and implementation of the Leahy‑Smith America Invents Act, signed into law by President Obama in September 2011.

       

Cost:

Members:  Dinner – $30; CLE –Free

Non-Members:  Dinner – $40;CLE – $40

Student Members and Non-member Students:  Dinner –$15; CLE – Free

Parking: Please park at the EJ Thomas  Performing Arts Hall (located directly across the street from the Law School)

EJ Thomas  Performing Arts Hall 198 Hill Street Akron, OH 44325-0501

 Next Meeting: February 28, 2019 at the Marriott at Key Center

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