All Monthly Meetings (except January 31, 2019) will be held at:
Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center
127 Public Square
Cleveland, OH  44114

Meeting Dates for 2018-2019:

  • October 25, 2018
  • December 4, 2018
  • January 31, 2019* (Please note this meeting will be held at the University of Akron School of Law.)
  • February 28, 2019
  • April 4, 2019

Upcoming events

    • December 04, 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Cleveland Marriott Downtown @ Key Center (127 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio 44114)
    Register

    Location:   

    Cleveland Marriott Downtown
    Key Center
    127 Public Square
    Cleveland, Ohio  44114

     

    Agenda:

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

    International IP Law and Practice: 

    "European Patent Office - Pitfalls for US Applicants"

    Albert Keyack, European Patent Office Attaché to the United States

     

    Copyright, Computer Software, and Media Law and Practice:

    "Hot Topics in Media -Social, Advertising and Entertainment Law"

    Brian Heidelberger, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Chair, Advertising, Marketing and Promotions       

     

            Cocktail Reception (5:30–6:00p.m., open bar)        

    Dinner (6:00–7:30 p.m.):

    Drew Hirshfeld, Commissioner for Patents

    As Commissioner for Patents, Mr. Hirshfeld manages and leads the patent organization as its chief operating officer. He is responsible for managing and directing all aspects of this organization which affect administration of patent operations, examination policy, patent quality management, international patent cooperation, resources and planning, and budget administration. 

    Cost:

    Members:  Dinner – $30; CLE –Free

    Non-Members:  Dinner – $40;CLE – $40

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

    Next meeting: January 31, 2019 at the 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 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

Past events

November 08, 2018 CIPLA Young Lawyers Committee Fall Social Event
October 25, 2018 Thursday, October 25, 2018 CIPLA Meeting
September 27, 2018 28th All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property
May 12, 2018 CIPLA Centennial Celebration 100th Annual Meeting and Dinner
April 26, 2018 CIPLA Women's Tea at the Ritz Carlton
April 12, 2018 Thursday, April 12, 2018 CIPLA Meeting
March 07, 2018 Wednesday, March 7, 2018 CIPLA Meeting
February 08, 2018 February 8, 2018 CIPLA Meeting
January 27, 2018 Patent Pro Bono Breakfast
December 07, 2017 December 7, 2017 CIPLA Meeting
November 16, 2017 CIPLA Young Lawyers Committee Fall Social Event
October 19, 2017 October 19, 2017 CIPLA Meeting
September 14, 2017 All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property
June 10, 2017 CIPLA 2017 Annual Meeting and Dinner
May 02, 2017 May 2017 CIPLA Meeting
April 05, 2017 CIPLA Women's Tea at the Ritz Carlton
April 01, 2017 Patent Pro Bono Breakfast
March 09, 2017 March 2017 CIPLA Meeting
February 09, 2017 February 2017 CIPLA Meeting
December 07, 2016 CIPLA Happy Hour - Small Firm/Small Business Committee
December 01, 2016 December 2016 CIPLA Meeting
October 27, 2016 October 2016 CIPLA Meeting
September 15, 2016 CIPLA Social - Sep. 15, 2016
May 14, 2016 2016 CIPLA Annual Meeting and Dinner
April 28, 2016 CIPLA Afternoon Tea
April 14, 2016 April 2016 CIPLA Meeting
March 03, 2016 March 2016 CIPLA Meeting
February 04, 2016 February 2016 CIPLA Meeting
December 10, 2015 December 2015 CIPLA Meeting
November 12, 2015 November 2015 CIPLA Meeting
October 08, 2015 All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property
September 24, 2015 End of Summer Meet & Greet
May 16, 2015 2015 Annual Meeting and Dinner
April 15, 2015 CIPLA Ladies Tea
March 12, 2015 March 2015 CIPLA Meeting
February 12, 2015 February 2015 CIPLA Meeting
December 11, 2014 CIPLA December 2014 Meeting
November 19, 2014 CIPLA November 2014 Meeting
September 17, 2014 All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property
April 29, 2014 IP Law Spring Happy Hour

© 2017 The Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software