Intellectual Property Owners Association

Serving the Global Intellectual Property Community


PTO Day 2015


– Conference Location –
JW Marriott Hotel
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW  |  Washington, DC 20004

IPO Education Foundation, in cooperation with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office presents PTO Day,
a conference which brings together experts from the USPTO and the private bar to discuss current developments.

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Photo Gallery

Attendee List

Evaluation Form

Meeting Materials
Contact if you
have misplaced your materials’ link or
if you would like to purchase the materials.

  Hon. Michelle Lee
Deputy Director, USPTO

– Sponsored by –

Additional sponsorship opportunities available. Contact Clara Stanfield for more information.

– CLE Credit –
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit is being requested in every state in which attendees are licensed to practice that has a mandatory CLE requirement. The number of credit hours will vary depending on the requirements of the individual state. IPO’s Hardship Policy is available upon request. IPO expects most states will award 6 credit hours. For CLE inquiries, contact Susan Lusk.

– Cancellation Policy –
Cancellations received by February 24, 2015 will be subject to a $100 processing fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations received on or after February 24, 2015. This deadline for cancellation applies to all registrants. Course materials will be available to those unable to attend, but who cancel on or after February 24. IPO Education Foundation regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows. If a registrant is unable to attend, another person may substitute upon written request. Please note that fees are not transferable to another IPO or IPO Education Foundation meeting. Name badge sharing or splitting is strictly prohibited. IPO reserves the right to cancel this event without liability, and the total amount of any and all liability of the organizers will be limited to a refund of the registration fee. Any fees associated with cancellation of travel or housing reservations is the exclusive responsibility of conference attendees.

– Contact Us –
For general inquiries, contact or call (202) 507-4500.