attorneys Stephen R. Baird
and Daniel J. Kelly
will both be speaking at the 2012 Midwest IP Institute, being held September 20-21, 2012, in Minneapolis, MN.
Steve will be speaking on September 20, 2012, on "The Year in Trademark Law: Lessons from Ten Cases," analyzing the practical implications of this year’s ten most significant trademark decisions; including issues as wide-ranging as jurisdiction via social media, the extraterritorial reach of U.S. injunctions, personal liability for trademark infringement, the protectability of dripping wax, and a variety of others.
On September 21, 2012, Dan will present "Use It or Lose It: Advising Trademark Clients About Post-Registration Matters," a fast-paced review of important post-registration matters that trademark lawyers and their clients should consider, including, how to monitor and when to enforce trademark rights; understanding use requirements and developing trademark use policies; addressing domain name issues; identifying and avoiding fake solicitations, and more.
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