05/13: Titans of the IP Bar
May 13, 2021 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Titans of the IP Bar
Moderator: Vincent E. Garlock, AIPLA Executive Director, Arlington, VA
Honorable Paul R. Michel, former Chief Judge, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (retired), Washington, DC
Philip G. Hampton, Polsinelli, Washington, DC
Judith Saffer, former IP Counsel, BMI (retired), New York, NY
Sponsored in part by Barley Snyder and Finnegan
AIPLA | Executive DirectorVince Garlock is the Executive Director of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), a national bar association dedicated to improving the domestic and international IP laws and providing the highest quality of services and programs to its members. Vince is involved in various aspects AIPLA management, and is particularly involved in the shaping, development and communication of policy initiatives.
Michel, Paul R.
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (retired) | Chief JudgeThe Honorable Paul Michel is the former Chief Judge of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Hampton, II, Philip G.
Polsinelli | Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Senior PartnerMr. Hampton, a multi-faceted IP law practitioner for more than 40 years, focuses on patent and trademark litigation, patent and trademark counseling, trademark prosecution, and licensing and merchandising agreements based on patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights as well as transactions related to the transfer of intellectual property pursuant to corporate acquisitions.
Former AIPLA PresidentJudy has served as President of both AIPLA and AIPPI-US and has over 50 years of experience in IP law.