OUR GOAL IS TO CONTINUE OUR LONG-STANDING TRADITION OF PROVIDING VALUABLE CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION TO OUR MEMBERS TO ADDRESS THE MOST CURRENT ISSUES IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW.


December Meeting: IP Due Diligence

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On December 9, 2014, CincyIP welcomes Kelly McDow (P&G) and Tom Ryan (International Paper) to discuss issues with IP Due Diligence. Intellectual property is frequently a focal point in various business transactions including mergers & acquisitions, private equity deals, venture capital, securitization, and licensing. IP attorneys should be involved at an early point to assess the strengths and weaknesses ofRead the Rest…


November Meeting: Significant Recent Opinions from the Supreme Court and Federal Circuit

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On November 11, 2014 CincyIP will have Timothy Hagan (a Partner at Dinsmore and Shohl LLP) to discuss recent opinions from the Supreme Court in IP law, including cases addressing patentable subject matter, claim indefiniteness, divided infringement, the standard for awarding attorney fees, the interplay between false advertising provisions of the Lanham Act and the Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act,Read the Rest…


AOAIOIP 2014: The 24th Annual All-Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property

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Cincinnati Program: Thursday, September 18, 2014 Northern Kentucky Convention Center One West RiverCenter Blvd. Covington, Kentucky 41011 Sponsored by the Cincinnati Bar Association. To register: http://www.cincybar.org/calendar/2014-09/2198 Cleveland Program: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Marriott Downtown @ Key Center 127 Public Square Cleveland, Ohio 44144 Schedule: 8 am: Registration & Continental Breakfast 8:30 am to 5:15 pm Program CLE Credit: Ohio: 7.0Read the Rest…


2015 Membership Dues now being collected

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We are now collecting dues for the 2015 calendar year.   The annual dues provide us with a budget to plan events and are primarily used to pay for out-of-town speaker expenses. Membership (whether Active or Associate) entitles you to a discount of both our regularly scheduled monthly luncheon meetings (generally the second Tuesday of the month) and our SpecialRead the Rest…


2014 CincyIP Elections

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CincyIP is currently holding its elections for various Board Member and Officer positions within the organization. Below is the information provided to CincyIP by each candidate up for election. BOARD MEMBERS Seth Voit: Seth is currently an IP associate at Ulmer and Berne where he has been for over seven years. Seth’s practice focuses on intellectual property and encompasses patent,Read the Rest…