Seminar Will Cover Trademark Issues

Wednesday, March 1, 2006 - 01:00

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (ABCNY) on Tuesday, March 21 will present a CLE seminar titled Trademark Basics for Attorneys.

At this program, a panel of experts will teach the basics and the legal issues beyond that are essential to advising today's clients. Topics to be addressed include: What is a trademark and how can it be protected? How do you obtain a U.S. Trademark registration and maintain trademark rights? What do you do if you are involved in trademark infringement or dilution litigation? When can you make fair use of a trademark? How does trademark law apply to domain names, e-commerce and the Internet?

The program chair is Amanda C. Samuel, Colgate-Palmolive Company.

The program will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. at the House of the Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York City.

For details on CLE credits and registration fees, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

For reservations, call (212) 382-6663 or visit