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Wednesday, January 22, 2014 Webinar

GMO-Related IP Challenges and Strategies
12:00 - 1:30 pm eastern

Course Description:
Please join us for a webinar on January 22, 2014:  “GMO-Related IP Challenges and Strategies.”  The speakers will discuss various issues relating to Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) including how to deal with challenges related to GMO technology and its perception by the public, as well as providing insight into how to protect intellectual property relating to GMOs. Portions of this program were presented by the Biotech Committee together with the Food and Drug Committee at the 2013 Annual AIPLA Meeting in Washington D.C. on Overcoming Barriers to New Technologies.  The speakers will include Professor Jay P. Kesan of the University of Illinois Law School, Dr. Humphrey Foote from A.J. Park, Dr. Thomas E. Nickson from Monsanto, and Christine Gould from Syngenta. 
Presented by:
          Dr. Humphrey Foote                      Christine Gould                            Prof. Jay Kesan                          
          AJ Park                                         Syngenta                                        College of Law, University of Illinois
         Dr. Thomas Nickson                       Debora Plehn-Dujowich (Moderator)    

         Monsanto                                        Drinker Biddle



Registration Fees Per Site:    ​
Registration is a two-step process. Please make sure to complete both steps!
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    ​2) Within 48 hours of receipt, you will receive a second email to reserve your seat online.  You will then receive an
        automatic email with the login link that you'll need on program day. 
AIPLA Member Rate AIPLA Non-Member Rate
Single Site​
(Up to 10 registrants per site)*
​$95 ​$135
*Note:  Registration includes up to 10 CLE certificates per site (if permitted by state rules). Additional certificates are available for $15 each additional attendee.
**ATTENTION attorneys in Utah*
Utah mandates attorneys can only view a webinar at their own computer to receive CLE credit.  Single site registration required.
***ATTENTION attorneys in IndianaKansasLouisianaOhio and Pennsylvania**
These states do not approve CLE credit with this platform.
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Cancellation Policy: To get full refund, registrant must request refund 5 days prior to live event. If less than 5 days, registrant is transferred to product.​​





AIPLA has sought CLE accreditation* in the following states:

Alabama​ 1.5 Nevada 1.5
​Alaska 1.5
New Hampshire 1.5
​Arizona 1.5 New Jersey
​Arkansas 1.5 New Mexico 1.5
​California 1.5
New York 
​Colorado 2.0 North Carolina
​Delaware 1.5 North Dakota
​Florida 2.0
​​Oklahoma 2.0
​Idaho Rhode Island
​Illinois 1.5 South Carolina

Iowa 1.5
​Kentucky 1.5 Texas 1.5
Utah (self-study)
Maine 1.5 Vermont 1.5
Virginia​ 1.5
​Mississippi ​​Washington 1.5
​Missouri 1.8
Montana Wyoming 1.5
Nebraska 1.5
*CLE accreditations updated upon receipt. 

Disclaimer:  AIPLA is a nonprofit national bar association.  The sole purpose of this CLE program is to provide educational and informational content.  AIPLA does not provide legal services or advice.  The opinions, views and other statements expressed by contributors to this CLE program are solely those of the contributors.  These opinions, views and statements of the contributors do not necessarily represent those of AIPLA and should not be construed as such.