Welcome to the Intellectual Property Law Section Page
The Intellectual Property Law Section examines copyright, patent and trademark law issues, providing information to its members about a vast array of issues related to international property law.
About the Intellectual Property Law Section
Membership in the Intellectual Property Law Section provides an opportunity to network with other intellectual property law attorneys and patent agents. The section sponsors CLE programs and services, provides members with a substantive newsletter, and helps mold the NCBA's legislative agenda for presentation to the General Assembly. The section also provides roundtable discussions, luncheons, legal updates and CLE discounts. Affiliate membership is offered to patent agents.
Lunch & Learn: Licensing Strategies for Post Patent Payments
This Lunch and Learn on February 17, 2016 explores innovative ways in which research institutions may structure the financial terms in a license agreement to adequately reap the rewards of their patented inventions and provide for payments after the 20-year patent term.Register Now
IP Links Newsletter
Section members receive IP Links newsletter, which recently featured the following article:View Article
The Intellectual Property Section provides “Questions and Answers About Software Protection.”View Report
USPTO Launches Beta Site
The United States Patent and Trademark Office has unveiled a beta version of their new website, which will be focused on increased functionality and mobile compatibility.View More