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AIPLA is pleased to offer complimentary registration for the 2018 Mid-Winter Institute for eligible members of the press who plan to attend the meeting. Press registration includes admittance into all educational tracks, plenary sessions, committee educational sessions, and committee meetings. 

Additionally, members of the press may attend the ticketed events,* such as the luncheons on Thursday and Friday, for the purposes of reporting on the presentations. AIPLA's Marketing and Communications Manager will be your point of contact for ticketed events and will show you to the press area. 

Registered members of the press will also have access to meeting papers and materials as they become available through the AIPLA website and the AIPLA 2018 Mid-Winter Institite App.

*Please note, meals during the ticketed events are not included in the complimentary press registration, but may be purchased on the press registration form.  


  • Print or online journalists who work for an established news outlet including newspapers and magazines. Eligibility may be verified thorugh a press card, letter on official letterhead, or business card from the publication.
  • Writers for an established blog directly related to intellectual property law and policy. Single law firm or corporation sponsored and personal websites or blogs will not be considered eligible.

Complimentary press registration is subject to the approval of AIPLA leadership.

Press Registration Options

Complete the Press Registration Form​ and return it to Kemahl Frnaklin via:
  1. Email:
  2. Fax: 703-415-0786, ATTN: Kemahl Franklyn

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Hotel Information

La Quinta Resert and Club
49-499 Eisenhower Drive
La Quinta, CA 92253

Reservations: +1.800.598.3828
Room rate, single/double: $290.00
Deadline: January 2, 2018​​​​​​