Seyfarth partner Dawn Mertineit will be attending and presenting at the Intellectual Property Owners Association Annual Conference in Boston from September 10-12. This event brings together Intellectual Property professionals across law firms, corporations, service providers, and academia and offers educational programs, committee meetings, and networking opportunities.

Dawn will be speaking on a panel titled “Trade Secrets Under Pressure from the Winds of Public Policies.” The informational session will focus on newly enacted and proposed laws and regulations including the EU AI Act, EU Data Act, and TRIPS/WTO IP waiver, along with increasingly restrictive government policies that affect trade secrets. Dawn’s co-panelists are Kenneth Corsello from IBM and Tom Valente from the Intellectual Property Owners Association.

For more information and program registration details, visit the IPO website.