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2021 Annual Meeting


Day 1 - Thursday, October 28

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Day 2 - Friday, October 29

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Day 3 - Saturday, October 30

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2020 Mid-Winter Institute


Day 1 - Wednesday, January 29

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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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  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Written Description & Enablement: How They Might Change

    October 13, 2022 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   |   90 Minutes of CLE

    Most patent litigation cases do not hinge on questions of whether the patents-in-suit meet written description and/or enablement requirements. As a result, these issues do not often reach the Supreme Court of the United States. That may soon change. Companies in three unrelated cases are asking the Supreme Court to weigh in on various issues involving written description and/or enablement. This presentation explores the written description and enablement requirements and how they could change.
  • 2022 Partnering in Patents

    October 26, 2022 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM

    The USPTO and AIPLA are hosting the 29th Annual Partnering in Patents event remotely as a pre-conference event to our Annual Meeting.
  • AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting

    October 27 to 29, 2022

    To be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.
  • 2022 Annual Meeting

    October 27 to 29, 2022

  • 2022 Design Rights Boot Camp - VIRTUAL

    November 3 to 17, 2022   |   840 Minutes of CLE

    The VIRTUAL Design Rights Boot Camp is a first of its kind comprehensive CLE program designed for both new and experienced IP practitioners who wish to learn about protecting and enforcing designs in all areas of IP, including design patents, copyright and trademark dress.
  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Enforcement of IP Rights at Trade Shows

    November 10, 2022 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM   |   90 Minutes of CLE

    After a break caused by the pandemic, trade shows are returning and presenting once again opportunities to exchange information about the newest IP. However, trade shows can also be venues where IP rights infringements are discovered and where disputes over IP rights arise or escalate. This presentation discusses the options that IP right owners have for immediate relief at trade shows and explores the ADR mechanisms that some trade show organizers around the world have created to deal with IP rights disputes. It also reviews special court rules that courts in some trade show centers in the world have adopted to facilitate IP enforcement at trade shows.
  • AIPLA CLE Webinar: Protecting and Enforcing Chemical and Pharmaceutical Inventions in India

    November 15, 2022 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   |   90 Minutes CLE

    The importance of protecting chemical and pharmaceutical inventions in India, cannot be overstated. The Indian pharmaceutical industry is the world’s third largest by volume and fourteenth largest in terms of value. India is also the largest provider of generic drugs globally. In this webinar, the speaker Mr. Sharad Vadehra, who is one of the leading Patent Attorneys in India having experience of over 32 years in drafting, prosecuting and litigating chemical and pharmaceutical patent applications; is going to elaborate on how to obtain and enforce chemical and pharmaceutical Patents in India. Mr. Sharad Vadehra, while focusing on unique aspects under Indian law, will cover varied topics, inter alia, protectable inventions in India, patent eligibility requirements, handling office actions, pitfalls to avoid and recent case laws.
  • 2022 Trade Secret Summit

    December 8 to 9, 2022   |   TBD

    Please join the AIPLA Trade Secret Committee for the 2022 Trade Secret Summit, which is being held December 8-9, 2022 in Miami, FL. The AIPLA Trade Secret Summit is the leading trade secret conference in the nation, with speakers from across the spectrum of private practitioners, in-house counsel, government, and academia, as well as fantastic networking opportunities.
  • AIPLA 2023 Mid-Winter Institute

    January 31 to February 3, 2023   |   TBD

    The 2023 Mid-Winter Institute will look at the IP world through the lens of health, sport, and wellness technology. This lens will highlight ongoing challenges in patents, such as the scope of 35 U.S.C. §101. We will look at the intersection of Patents and Trademarks with case studies like the Peloton™ exercise system. We will review data protections through prisms made of telehealth and sports medicine. We will have all the usual information, but package it with practical perspectives that will help not only our professional world, but also our everyday lives. Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA
  • 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.