Who is Going to the Supreme Court? Circuit Splits on Key Issues for Trademark Cases - Part 2

May 6, 2020 2:15 PM to 3:45 PM


Virtual - all times are eastern daylight time


60 Minutes of MCLE

Registration for this session is now closed. Please contact aipla@aipla.org for late registration for this session.

Moderator: Allison McDade, 7-Eleven, Inc., Dallas, TX


Lost or Found? The Different Standards for Proving Abandonment: The Circuit Split Over Burdens of Proof and Persuasion
Wendi Sloane, Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg, LLP, Chicago, IL

Non-Functional Requirement for Trade Dress:
Does Your Circuit Allow Evidence of Alternative Design?
James Aquilina, Quarles & Brady, Washington, DC


  • Aquilina Photo Aquilina, James

    Quarles & Brady, LLP | Partner

    James J. Aquilina is a member of the Intellectual Property practice group and has extensive practice experience in all aspects of U.S. intellectual property law.
  • McDade Photo McDade, Allison

    7-Eleven, Inc. | Senior Trademark Counsel

  • Sloane Photo Sloane, Wendi

    Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg, LLP | Partner

    Wendi concentrates her practice on intellectual property law and complex commercial litigation.