Now Accepting Sponsorships for CincyBio 2017
CincyIP is now accepting sponsorships for CincyBio 2017, being held May 9, 2017 at JACK Cincinnati Casino. To place a sponsorship bid, please visit our CincyBio 2017 Sponsorships page. CincyBio is our premier conference dedicated to the biosciences and related intellectual property issues. To learn more about the Conference, please visit our CincyBio 2017 event homepage.
European Union Cross-Border Data Transfer Mechanisms
On March 14, 2017, CincyIP welcomes Matthew D. Lawless and Joshua A. Chowdhury, both of The Procter & Gamble Co., who will speak on the law of transferring personal data outside of the European Union. Mr. Lawless and Mr. Chowdhury will start with an overview of the EU Data Protection Directive’s requirements regarding lawful transfers, including its derogations and anRead the rest of this page »
2017 Membership Dues: Now Being Collected
CincyIP is now collecting dues for the 2017 calendar year. Annual dues are an essential element of the budget that enables CincyIP to operate throughout the year and host CLE events of premium quality. They help to bridge the gap between the programming costs that we incur and registration fees paid by attendees, and ultimately allow us to provide you with engaging and educational events worthy of your time. AsRead the rest of this page »
Anatomy of a Product Design Trade Dress Case: Courts Continue to Consider Convoluted Controversies
On February 21st, Ken Germain and Glenn Bellamy, both of Wood Herron & Evans, LLP, will discuss how courts labor to apply trade dress and utility patent concepts in difficult cases that call into question the relationship between these two forms of intellectual property. Federal courts at all levels – including the Supreme Court in landmark cases decided early in the 21stRead the rest of this page »