The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) is a trade association for owners of patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. IPO is the only association in the U.S. that serves all intellectual property owners in all industries and all fields of technology. The 2013 Annual Meeting offers a mix of educational programs, committee meetings, networking opportunities and exhibits.
Venable partner Marcella Ballard will present on the following global licensing panel: “Negotiating and Drafting Global Trademark License Agreements”. This panel will address issues that arise during the negotiation and drafting of a global trademark license agreement, including analysis of standard and essential clauses for licensors and licensees, tips for addressing worldwide licensing, anticipating issues resulting from use of trademarks on the Internet, and implementing an effective brand licensing program.
Jill Abasto, Qualcomm, Inc., San Diego, CA
Marcella Ballard, Venable LLP, New York, NY
Simon Chalkey, Redd Solicitors LLP, London, United Kingdom
Jamie Lemons, Nike, Inc., Beaverton, OR (invited)
David Modzeleski, Discovery Communications, LLC, Washington, DC
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