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2011 USPTO Design Day

The World of Designs U.S. Design Practice

and the International Marketplace


 Tuesday, April 5th
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

United States Patent and Trademark Office
Madison Building Auditorium
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA 22313
This event is being co-sponsored by USPTO, AIPLA, IPO, ISDA and the
ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law.
Spend the day with United States Patent and Trademark Office Management and Examiners, Design Patent Practitioners and industrial designers from across the country in a lively and thought provoking discussion.  We will discuss current issues in Design Patent Law, including the critical role that U.S. Design Patent Applications play in a global patent strategy, design appeals before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences.  We will also discuss how recent trends in industrial design will impact design patent prosecution and defense.
There is no cost to attend and there is no CLE requested for this meeting, but we do ask that you register in advance so that we may prepare an attendance roster and badges. The Cut-Off to Register Online is Sunday, April 3, 2011.
Detailed program coming soon!
Click here to download printable registration form.