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We hold a variety of events and webinars to educate IP law practitioners. From the Annual Meeting to our Trade Secret Law Summit and Women in IP Law Global Networking Event, the American Intellectual Property Law Association works year-round to grow and shape the future of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret law.
AIPLA Virtual Water Cooler - Monthly Meetups
April 7 to May 5, 2021Join us on the 1st Wednesday of April and May at 3 pm eastern/ noon pacific at the "Water Cooler".
14th Annual Virtual Design Day 2021
April 22, 2021 1:00 PM to 4:00 PMAIPLA is co-hosting an afternoon of lively and thought-provoking discussion about various aspects of design patents. The 14th Annual Virtual Design Day will be hosted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), where USPTO design examiners and managers, design patent practitioners, and industrial designers will provide insights.
World Intellectual Property Day 2021
April 26, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:30 PMJoin AIPLA, the USPTO, and other partner organizations in a special 90-minute program to celebrate World Intellectual Property Day 2021. The theme of this year’s celebration is “Intellectual property and small businesses: Taking big ideas to market," and will include two live panels.
AIPLA 2021 Spring Meeting
May 10 to 14, 2021 | coming soonJoin a diverse, global community of law firms, companies, and institutions involved in the practice of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and other unfair competition laws at AIPLA's 2021 Virtual Spring Meeting. This year's Spring Meeting will be virtual and will take place from May 10-14 2021. We have rescheduled our program in Seattle for May 2023.
2021 Virtual Patent Trial and Appeal Board Bench & Bar
August 5, 2021 1:00 PM to 5:30 PMThe 2021 Virtual Patent Trial and Appeal Board Bench & Bar program will be an informative, interactive program covering topics including practical guidance for AIA trials and ex parte appeals, as well as various PTAB initiatives. The PTAB Bench & Bar program is a four-hour program designed for new and experienced practitioners who want useful, timely content to help them in their practice before the PTAB.
AIPLA 2021 Annual Meeting
October 28 to 30, 2021Join us at the Gaylord National Harbor for our Annual Meeting, bringing nearly 2,000 professionals together to learn, grow, and share all things intellectual property law.
AIPLA 2022 Mid-Winter Institute
January 1 to 31, 2022Location and dates TBD.
AIPLA 2022 Spring Meeting
May 1 to 31, 2022Location and dates TBD.
AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting
October 27 to 29, 2022To be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.
AIPLA 2023 Mid-Winter Institute
January 1 to 31, 2023Location and dates TBD.
AIPLA 2023 Spring Meeting
May 10 to 13, 2023To be held at the Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA.
AIPLA 2023 Annual Meeting
October 19 to 21, 2023To be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.