The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) will host its annual Trade Secret Law Summit at the American Express Company in New York City’s Financial District on March 21-22, 2019.

Seyfarth is a proud sponsor of the Summit, at which partners Erik Weibust (Vice Chair of AIPLA’s Trade Secret Law Committee) will be speaking on Protection of Trade Secrets in the Social Media Era,  and moderating a panel on Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants in the Financial Services Industry, on which Scott Humphrey will be speaking.  Other Seyfarth attendees will include James Yu, Jeremy Cohen, and Dawn Mertineit.

We hope you can join us there.  For more information and to register, please click here.

On October 25-­27, 2018, Seyfarth attorneys will be attending the American Intellectual Property Law Association’s (AIPLA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.—this is one of the preeminent events for trade secret practitioners across the country.  Boston partner Erik Weibust will formally take on the role of Vice Chair of the AIPLA’s Trade Secrets Law Committee at the Annual Meeting, and Seyfarth’s National Litigation Department Chair Katherine Perrelli is presenting “Strategies for Enforcing Compliance with Trade Secret Injunctions, Restraining Orders, and Other Remedial Orders” program on Friday, October 26th. Seyfarth partners Erik Weibust and Dawn Mertineit and associate Andrew Stark will also be in attendance.

Other meeting highlights include:

  • Understand the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and its implications on IP practice
  • Learn about the newest advancements in technology like how the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence will affect IP law
  • Learn tips and tricks on handling trademark portfolios, managing cybersecurity, and collecting royalties
  • Learn strategies for navigating antitrust concerns and trade secret injunctions

Learn more or register at http://www.aipla.org/learningcenter/AM18/Pages/default.aspx