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AIPLA 2012 Spring Meeting • May 10-12 • Hilton Austin

Registration  | Program & Schedule | CLE

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Session Handouts

This year’s AIPLA Spring Meeting is jam-packed with sessions on topics essential to the IP community. The passage of the America Invents Act will change the IP landscape permanently.  Will you be ready? 
Join your colleagues from around the world to get in-depth information on the America Invents Act, and some of these hot issues:
  • America Invents Act – Deep Dives including:
    • Transition to First-to-File
    • Prioritized Examination/Track 1
    • Inter Partes Review + Interferences
  • Healthcare Policy and Patenting
  • Smartphone Wars
  • Licensing in the Wake of Google
  • Update on the Use of gTLDs
  • Trademarks and Social Media
  • IP Eye on China, Korea, Japan and India



Congressman Lamar Smith (R-TX), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, is the special luncheon speaker. Congressman Smith was instrumental in passing the America Invents Act last September.  Hear what went on behind the scenes to pass this historic legislation, and this thoughts on online piracy.



Registration: Bill Durante, (703) 412-4344

Exhibiting: Iris Howell, (703) 412-4345

Sponsorship: Cathleen Clime, (703) 412-4341