Special Registration Options and Discounts

Member Get A Member -- AIPLA Members… Invite a Colleague to Join and Register!
Recruit More… Save More!

Take a look at the benefits of recruiting a new member:

  • Reduction of your 2023 Annual Meeting registration fee in increments of $50 for each Regular (in practice more than five years), or International Affiliate member you recruit and $25 for each Junior member you recruit. There is no limit to the discount you can earn.
  • An invitation to attend the New Member/First-Time Attendee Reception, Thursday, October 19th, 6:00 - 7:00pm.

To recruit new members, tell them about the special benefits of joining now:

  • They can register for the Annual Meeting at the member rate instead of the non-member rate—a savings of hundreds!
  • Each new member who registers for the Annual Meeting will receive a special invitation emailed to them to attend the New Member/First-Time Attendee Reception.
  • Access the Special Membership Application from the Annual Meeting homepage.

After the newly recruited member has completed the membership application form(s):

  • Sign on the Recruiter line.
  • Important: Include the Membership Application form(s) with your 2023 Annual Meeting Registration Form to ensure proper credit.
  • Applications and forms can also be emailed to meetings@aipla.org
  • If you are a first-time AIPLA meeting attendee, be sure to indicate it on the registration form.

Corporate In-House Counsel — Attending Your First AIPLA
Meeting? Please, Be Our Guest…

AIPLA has a special offer to encourage in-house corporate counsel to attend an AIPLA major meeting to see first-hand the outstanding CLE programs we provide. For individuals who have never attended an AIPLA stated meeting who are also corporate in-house counsel, AIPLA will waive the registration fee. Tickets to the events are not included in this registration. You will need to pay for those events separately. This waiver of fees is available for one stated meeting only.

To take advantage of this one-time offer, simply complete the registration form and email it to us at meetings@aipla.org.Once AIPLA has verified that this is your first major meeting and that you meet the in-house corporate counsel criteria, you will receive a registration confirmation. Our hope is that you enjoy your experience at your first AIPLA meeting and that you will join us again for future programs and become more actively involved with the work of the Association, especially through involvement with the Committees. If you qualify for this special offer, please select the box listed as “first-time corporate in-house counsel” on the registration form.

Group Discounts -- Register 3-Get 1 FREE

AIPLA is pleased to announce a special registration option for law firms and corporations. In an effort to create opportunities for multiple IP practitioners from a single organization to attend the meeting, AIPLA is offering one complimentary registration for the 2023 Annual Meeting for every three [3], fully-paid registrations.  This is valid for in-person attendance only.

Your complimentary registration may be used for a colleague, client, or other as you determine is most valuable.

A paper registration must be downloaded from the website and submitted for the complimentary registration by email to meetings@aipla.org.

Please note in the email the names of the three paid registrants for confirmation.
Only fully paid registrations can be applied toward the multi-registration offer. The following exclusions apply:

  • This offer is not valid for meeting exhibitors.
  • Guest registrations do not apply toward the total number of paid registrations.
  • First-time corporate attendees and Corporate Subscription registrations do not apply toward the total

Junior Corporate In-House Counsel and Patent Agents — Apply for the Maurice Klitzman Award …


AIPLA is accepting applications for the 2023 Maurice Klitzman Award created to help young corporate patent attorneys and agents continue their learning.

The Maurice Klitzman Award provides a junior corporate attorney or corporate patent agent the opportunity to attend the AIPLA 2023 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC—and to be connected with an experienced mentor during the meeting. The deadline for entries is August 31, 2023.

The award was established as a lasting and appropriate memorial to Mr. Klitzman for his active service to AIPLA. His heart and soul were dedicated to training young patent attorneys and helping them to develop a broad approach to IP Law with a conviction to moral principles and ethics. His career was a unique blend of corporate IP law, heartfelt
support for the inventor, and shaping the mindset of future IP leaders.

The award will cover the recipient’s reasonable travel and accommodation expenses during the
2023 Annual Meeting namely, coach air or train fare, hotel accommodation at the conference hotel,
complimentary registration and function tickets, and incidental ground transportation. In addition, the
recipient of the award will be assigned a mentor to provide guidance during the meeting and facilitate
the opportunity to meet members of the AIPLA leadership.  CLICK HERE TO APPLY