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2021 Annual Meeting

Day1-AM21

Day 1 - Thursday, October 28

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Day2-AM21

Day 2 - Friday, October 29

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Day 3 - Saturday, October 30

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2020 Mid-Winter Institute

MWI20-Day1

Day 1 - Wednesday, January 29

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MWI20-Day2

Day 2 - Thursday, January 30

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Day 3 - Friday, January 31

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Day 4 - Saturday, February 1

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Events

  • AIPLA 2022 Mid-Winter Institute

    February 1 to 4, 2022   |   495 CLE minutes

    Focused Learning and Deep Dives for all IP Professionals In a fast changing world where technologies have followed suit, IP professionals around the world face the challenge of acquiring the right tools to fully protect cutting edge innovations. To be held at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas in Rancho Mirage, CA. Registration opens soon! Book your hotel today!
  • 2022 Mid-Winter Institute

    February 1 to 4, 2022

  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Exploring Issues Facing AI, Computer-Implemented, and Life Sciences Inventions in the EPO and US, including Subject Matter Eligibility and Written Description

    February 10, 2022 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   |   1.5 CLE Credits Available

    The panel’s goal is to review the most current issues facing practitioners on both sides of the Atlantic and consider practical solutions to try and navigate or mitigate those challenges. Andrew Bentham (JA Kemp) and Courtenay Brinckerhoff (Foley & Lardner) intend to address issues facing Innovators in the Life Sciences/Biotech areas including written description and subject matter eligibility, with Andrew focusing on the EPO and Courtenay on the USPTO. Mike Jennings (AA Thornton) and Michael Piper (Conley Rose) will jointly consider the new guidelines in the EPO and compare EPO and US Guidance Examples to assess ideas for effective specification and claim drafting for AI/ML and computer simulation and computer-implemented inventions more generally in Europe and the US. ​
  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Damages 2021 Year-in-Review: Lessons and Litigation Strategies

    February 15, 2022 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   |   1.5 CLE Credits Available

    This year’s panel of experts will leverage decades of deep litigation experience in patent- and other IP-related matters to provide webinar attendees with additional insight on recent cases from the perspectives of private practice litigators and testifying experts. In a conversational format, our panel will address issues of high importance from several of 2021’s most interesting IP damages cases. Among other topics, our panel will discuss recent developments in apportionment, admissibility, damages attributable to use outside the U.S., facts relevant to the hypothetical negotiation, lost profits, and ethics.
  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Global FRAND Licensing in the Digital Era: Negotiation, Disputes, Remedies, and Resolutions Across Jurisdictions

    March 9, 2022 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   |   1.5 CLE Credits Available

    Experts from Europe, Japan, the UK, and the US share global and country-jurisdiction experiences on negotiating “fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory” (FRAND) licenses for the use of “standard essential patents” (SEPs)—for smart phones, smart cars, and other digital products and services. Current and evolving mechanisms to achieve FRAND licenses will be discussed—ranging from incentives for closing deals by amicable negotiation, court-imposed remedies like injunctions, royalty rate-setting, and damages, to alternative dispute resolution like mediation and arbitration. Meanwhile, the panel will address views on SEPs debated within various government authorities, with examples from Japan.
  • 2022 VIRTUAL Patent Prosecution Boot Camp (PPBC)

    March 21 to 24, 2022

    AIPLA’s 2022 VIRTUAL Patent Prosecution Boot Camp is a comprehensive, CLE-accredited virtual seminar that includes instructional lecture-style sessions with practical tips on US and international patent preparation and prosecution, as well as hands-on interactive workshops that will walk you through drafting claims and responding to office actions.
  • AIPLA 2022 Spring Meeting

    May 17 to 19, 2022

    Tentative schedule posted, subject to change. To be held at the The Roosevelt in New Orleans, LA. More information coming soon!
  • Advanced Chemical Patent Practice Institute

    May 20, 2022 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting

    October 27 to 29, 2022

    To be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.
  • AIPLA 2023 Mid-Winter Institute

    January 1 to 31, 2023

    Location and dates TBD.
  • AIPLA 2023 Spring Meeting

    May 10 to 13, 2023

    To be held at the Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA.
  • AIPLA 2023 Annual Meeting

    October 19 to 21, 2023

    To be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.