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IP Practice in Japan Pre-Meeting




 IP Practice in Japan Pre-Meeting and Dinner
January 26 – 27
La Quinta Resort and Club
La Quinta, CA
The Latest IP Developments in Japan and the US
The Pre-Meeting begins with breakfast on Tuesday, January 26th at 8:30 am and ends on Wednesday, January 27th at 12:00 pm. The meeting will include continental breakfast, coffee break, lunch (lunch only on Tuesday) and an afternoon coffee break. 

We will have a reception at 6:30 pm followed by dinner at 7:00 pm at LG's Steakhouse, 
78525 Highway 111, Suite 100, La Quinta, CA 92253 (
Meeting Cost: $175
Dinner Cost:$135
 *Note: you must be registered for the 2016 Mid-Winter Institute to registered for this pre-meeting and dinner.

Presentations provided by  the members of  a number of organizations including the Japan Patent Attorney Association (JPAA) and International Association for  the Protection of Intellectual Property in Japan (AIPPI), as well as American Intellectual Property Law  Association (AIPLA) on a wide range of topics such as:
1. Practice Prosecution Tips for: Japan-origin US Applications and US-origin JP Applications
2. Application of US Patent Law to Activities Outside the US
3. Developments in US Willful Infringement Liability
4. Updates on indefiniteness/written description standards, patent eligibility
5. ITC Jurisdiction over Digital Data
6. Patent licenses – “no challenge” and retroactivity provisions
7. Copyright in Animal and Computer Creations
*Note: Topics subject to change.
Tuesday, January 26:
8:30-9:00 am-Continental Breakfast
9:00 am-12:00 pm-Morning Session
12:00-1:00 pm-Luncheon
1:15-5:00 pm- Afternoon Session
7:00-9:00 pm-Dinner  (tickets required)
LG’s Steakhouse
78525 Highway 111, Suite 100
La Quinta, CA 92253
Guests should arrive at 6:30pm;dinner will be  served  at 7:00pm
Wednesday, January 27:
8:30-9:00 am-Continental Breakfast
9:00am-12:00 pm-Meeting