January 8, 2020 Brown Bag CLE: Creating an Innovation Program for Dummies [**NOTE: UPDATED NEW LOCATION**]

Topic: Creating an Innovation Program for Dummies

Speakers: Please join us as speaker Britt Bachtel-Browning gives a presentation on creating corporate innovation programs.

Britt Bachtel-Browning is Senior Counsel at Avista Corporation in Spokane, Washington, where she provides legal advice to variety of business segments on topics such as intellectual property, data privacy, data governance, mergers and acquisitions and employment matters. Britt received her law degree from Catholic University in Washington, D.C. and both during, and after law school, she worked for large law firms, the Copyright Office, Trademark Office and the Recording Industry Association of America, and also served as judicial clerk to the Honorable George Hastings, Jr. of the United States Court of Federal Claims. She is licensed to practice law in Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and the District of Columbia.  Britt moved back west in 2005 and lived in Oregon for several years working as an Assistant Attorney General for the state, then moved to Coeur d’Alene in 2011 to work for Avista. She adores Coeur d’Alene and lives on the lake with her husband and three Labrador Retrievers (one of each color!).

Materials: IP Section_Presentation.final

MCLE Credit: Applying for one (1) general credit from the Oregon State Bar

Date: January 8, 2020

Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm



Dunn Carney, 851 SW Sixth Ave., Suite 1500, Portland



Click here to register and pay via the Bar website by credit card or ACH. Cost is $35, with lunch included. A variety of sandwiches and salads will be provided. (Note: Registration is limited, and participants must register by end-of-day Monday, January 6, 2020.)

Cancellations and Refunds: Full refunds will be granted for cancellations received by the OSB CLE Service Center by Monday, January 6, 2020. Please cancel using the Bar website and also email the CLE Organizer listed below to inform them of the cancellation.

Brown Bag CLE Schedule and Material: Visit the IP Section’s website at https://ip.osbar.org/ for upcoming Brown Bag CLEs and to download materials for this CLE and past presentations. (CLE materials will be uploaded soon after the CLE.)

*Law students: May attend for free without a lunch depending on seat availability; email the registration contact person indicated below.

The organizer for this CLE is: Marie Weiskopf, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn, [email protected]

For registration or payment questions please contact the OSB CLE Service Center at (503) 431-6413.