Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2018

Managing Partner, Andrew S. MacKay,  and Intellectual Property Partner, Anne H. Hocking, will be co-presenting with a panel of experts at PLI’s annual Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace this July.

This full-day program provides a comprehensive review of trademark law for beginner and experienced trademark lawyers. The program covers:

  • Trademark law basics
  • Searching, clearing, registering trademarks
  • International trademark searches and filing strategies
  • Trademark infringement, TTAB vs Federal Court
  • Trademark litigation alternatives
  • Hot topics in U.S. and global trademark law

Schedule

9:00 Opening Remarks and Introduction
Speaker: Anne Hiaring Hocking

9:15 Key Principles of Trademark Law and Unfair Competition
Speaker: Vineeta Gajwani

10:30 Networking Break

10:45 Trademarks in Practice: Searching, Clearance and the Application Process in the United States 
Speaker: Anne Hiaring Hocking

12:00 International Searching and Filing Strategies
Speaker: Herb Williams

1:00 Lunch

2:00 Trademark Infringement Primer
Speaker: Vijay K. Toke

3:00 Networking Break

3:15 Litigation Alternatives and Hot Topics in the U.S. and Abroad
Speakers: Frank Goldberg, Beth M. Goldman, Andrew S. MacKay, Vijay K. Toke

5:00 Adjourn

Continuing Education

CLE-CA Credits
Total Credits: 6.25
General: 6.25

Speakers

Additional Speakers

Vineeta Gajwani
Managing Counsel, IP
Electronic Arts Inc.

Frank Goldberg
Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property
Zynga Inc.

Beth M. Goldman
Partner
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Herb Williams
Senior Attorney, Trademarks & Brands Legal
Intel Corp.

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