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Date Topic Speaker(s) April 1, 2020 AI or copyright/trademark litigation Susan Ford May 6, 2020 Oregon Trade Secrets Julia Markley and Erick Haynie June 3, 2020 Influencer agreements  

Topic: The Rise and Fall of BitTorrent Movie Copyright Litigation in the Northwest Speakers: Please join us as speaker J. Curtis Edmondson gives a presentation on the rise and fall of bittorrent movie copyright litigation in the Pacific Northwest. J. …

March 4, 2020 Brown Bag CLE: The Rise and Fall of BitTorrent Movie Copyright Litigation in the Northwest [**NOTE: UPDATED NEW LOCATION**] Read More »

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 …

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

Topic: What’s Up with Music Copyrights? You may have heard about the recent Ninth Circuit en banc case concerning litigation over Led Zeppelin’s legendary rock song “Stairway to Heaven,” the $7.4 million jury verdict in favor of the Estate of …

November 6, 2019 Brown Bag CLE: What’s Up with Music Copyrights? Read More »

Topic: Blockchain and IP Law:  A Primer Speaker: Please join us as speaker Tyler Harkness gives a presentation on an overview of Blockchain technology and issues related to IP law that are unique to Blockchain technology. Tyler Harkness is a lawyer …

September 11, 2019 Brown Bag CLE: Blockchain and IP Law: A Primer Read More »

Topic: Inter Partes Review: Stories from The Trenches Speaker: Please join us as speaker Matt Phillips gives a presentation about inter partes reviews. Matt will recount some of his many experiences before the PTAB (Patent and Trademark Appeal Board) by …

August 7, 2019 Brown Bag CLE: Inter Partes Review: Stories from The Trenches Read More »

Topic: China and Intellectual Property: New Laws, the Courts, and Continuing Change While China has long insisted it has been working hard to improve its protection of intellectual property, skepticism persists and tensions remain on the other side of the …

June 5, 2019 Brown Bag CLE: China and Intellectual Property: New Laws, the Courts, and Continuing Change Read More »

Topic:  Design Patents Following Samsung v. Apple – Where Are We? Please join us as speaker Nika F. Aldrich give a presentation on the current state of design patent law.  In 2016, the Supreme Court issued its first design patent …

May 1, 2019 Brown Bag CLE: Design Patents Following Samsung v. Apple – Where Are We? Read More »

Speakers: Please join us as Professor Lydia Loren gives a presentation on her work on the American Law Institute’s upcoming Restatement of the Law of Copyright. As one of the Associate Reporters on the project, Professor Loren is one of …

September 6, 2017 Brown Bag CLE: The ALI Restatement of Copyright Law–How it is Being Made Read More »

Speakers: Please join us as speaker Dr. Christian Wende, LL.M. gives a presentation on Patent Litigation Strategies for enforcing national patents stemming from an EP application. Dr. Christian Wende is an intellectual property lawyer and partner at DTS Patent in …

August 2, 2017 Brown Bag CLE: Patent Litigation in Europe Read More »