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CLE: An Introduction to Intellectual Property:
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When: 5:30 PM
Where: BAMC Building
27 West Jefferson Street
ROCKVILLE, Maryland  20850
United States
Contact: Yesenia Mendez

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Speaker: Raymond Van Dyke, Esq. of Van Dyke Law


 This introduction will provide an overview of the various intellectual property rights to assist general attorneys speaking to clients about these rights. The program will explore the respective rights including patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets, as well as the vocabulary to use in discussing these matters with your client.  Key 
topics to be discussed: 
•             Whether/When to patent, avoiding the time bars
•             Copyright/Trademark Damages and New Media
•             Advantages of IP, Some Disadvantages
•             How to obtain the IP rights, Current cases
•             Trade secret protections and protocols
•             The process for the IP and obtaining the rights
•             How to sue, and what to do when sued for infringement
•             Funding, selling, licensing your IP

Registration Fees:
                 Early Bird/After Early Bird

      New Practitioners                          $35/$45
      Members                                        $65/$75
      Non-Members                                $120/$130
      Law School Student Member         No Fee

Early Bird Rates end April 24th; Rates increase April 25th

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