Xuan-Thao Nguyen, SMU Dedman School of Law;William R. Covey, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (invited); Sean Crandall, Jackson Walker
Topics include High Stakes for Trade Secret Theft; IP Enforcement at the Border; Patent Prosecution Highway - Practical Tips Navigating the Rocky Shoals of Software Copyrights; Managing Multi-Party Lawsuits; and Tailoring IP for Your Company.
The women in IP Law breakfast is scheduled on Thursday morning at 7:30. Hosted by the Women in IP Task Force, the speaker asks, what will it take to increase the number of women in positions of power and influence within legal organizations? Attendees will explore their personal relationships with power, hear why power is necessary to accomplish goals, and learn how to attain and exercise power. The guest speaker is Linda Bray Chanow, executive director, Center for Women in Law, The University of Texas School of Law.