Learn the latest on Mastering Copyright, Trademark, & Intellectual Property Law with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to over complete course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.
Mastering Copyright, Trademark, & Patent Law CLE Benefits:
90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to Complete Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.
Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.
Copyright, trademark, patent law has emerged in recent years as one of the fastest growing legal practices. From the cutting-edge strategies to best practices, this convenient live, telephonic seminar will cover the hot topics in this quickly evolving field. The nationally recognized seminar faculty will discuss the latest law on copyright protection & registration, protections governing domain registrations, Internet based use of trademarks, protecting keywords, as well as civil and criminal enforcement. Specific emphasis will be paid to developments in patent law, cutting-edge techniques in trademark litigation, effectively utilizing The America Invents Act, effective methods for resolving IP disputes in and out of court, as well as changes to prosecutions before the USPTO. Course materials will serve as a treatise on these skills and techniques, as well as an exhaustive reference source for your future reference. Register today to enroll in this convenient, 24/7 On-demand seminar on Mastering Copyright, Trademark, & Patent Law. Agenda: 1. Cutting-Edge Issues in Copyright Law:
a. Hot Topics in Copyright Protection
b. Best Practices on Copyright Registration
c. Artistic Works in the Digital Age
d. Effective Protections Governing Domain Registrations
e. Best Practices in Copyright Enforcement 2. Key Issues in Trademark Litigation:
a. The Latest on Consumer Surveys
b. Best Practices for Maximizing the Third-party Use Defense
c. How to Win with (or Defeat) a Genericness Defense
d. Update on Developments Concerning Aesthetic Functionality 3. Innovative Issues in Patent Law:
a. Advantaging Clients with The America Invents Act
b. The Changing Nature of Patent Prosecutions before the USPTO
c. What You Need to Know About Changes to the Definition of Prior Art
d. Effectively Resolving Patent Disputes
e. Developments to the Supplemental Examination Procedures 4. Recorded Question & Answer Session with the Experts Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Joshua M. Dalton
is a Partner at Bingham, where he concentrates his practice in intellectual property. He has extensive pre-trial, trial and appellate experience in intellectual property litigation, representing a wide variety of clients in patent, copyright, trademark, trade dress, false advertising and trade secret matters. He has also handled numerous matters involving enforcement of non-competition, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements for both employers and employees, as well as general commercial litigation. Mr. Dalton has appeared in courts throughout the United States as well as before the Trademark Office and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He provides strategic counseling to clients concerning intellectual property development, protection and licensing. Mr. Dalton's IP clients have included the Boston Red Sox, Boston Scientific, ConAgra Foods, Lifetime Entertainment Services, BOX Options Exchange, Nissan, Anheuser-Busch, Jenzabar, Inc., Xenith Helmets, FLEXcon Company, Le Vian Jewelry and Gryphon Networks. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School.
2. Sandra P. Thompson, Ph.D.,
is a Shareholder at Buchalter Nemer and an authority on patent law. She represents clients in the fields of green technology, cleantech matters, semiconductors, electronics, chemicals and chemical intermediates, solar and solar-related technology, transportation technology, including the design and utility of parts and systems, fuel cells, hybrid and electric engine technologies, green (sustainable) chemistries, bio-based and biodegradable plastics, waste/sludge management and conversion, fibers, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, computer software, children's products and telecommunications. Her experience extends into the fields of chemistry, green technology, energy law and issues, biochemistry, semiconductor materials, electronics, electronic materials and plasma physics. Dr. Thompson represents clients with respect to intellectual property issues and green technology/energy-related issues. She has written extensively on The America Invents Act, patent trends, patent prosecution, and patent documents. In addition to a J.D., Dr. Thompson earned a Ph.D. in chemistry.
3. Miriam Claire Beezy
is a Partner at Foley & Lardner LLP and the former chair of the firm’s Trademark, Copyright & Advertising Practice. Her intellectual property experience includes developing and managing global company IP portfolios and policies; trademark and copyright prosecution; domain name registration; advertising, merchandising and brand management counseling; USPTO and domain name proceedings, including proceedings to enforce trademarks and copyrights. Ms. Beezy served as chief trademark counsel of The Walt Disney Company, where she managed the corporation’s worldwide trademark portfolio, including obtaining, licensing and enforcing Disney’s trademark rights around the world. She has protected the intellectual property of many start-ups as well, and was selected as a candidate by the International Trademark Association to serve on the original board of directors of ICANN, the organization that develops rules and policies for Internet domain names. Ms. Beezy has spoken extensively on copyrights, co-branding agreements, using reality television to showcase products, brand management, obtaining regulatory approval, and advertising law. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
You will receive access to recording, podcast, course & reference material, and information related to CLE/MCLE credit as soon as you register with a credit card or when your check is processed. CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals.
Attend this convenient, 24/7 on-demand seminar for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & approved jurisdictions:
1. Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *
2. Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**
3. State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits
4. Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits
5. Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**
6. District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***
7. Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits
8. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
9. Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits
10. Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits
11. Maryland (CLE credits are not required)**
12. Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**
13. Michigan (CLE credits are not required)**
14. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
15. Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
16. New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)
17. New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
18. New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
19. Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
20. South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)**
21. Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
22. Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
23. Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
24. Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
25. Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
26. Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
27. Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462
* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.
** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.
*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required. For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462. REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS CONVENIENT 24/7 ON-DEMAND SEMINAR & PODCAST.
You will receive an on-demand download of the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.