Intellectual Property Owners Association

Serving the Global Intellectual Property Community


-Committee Business Meetings –

IPO Standing IP Committees will hold concurrent business meetings on Sunday, 17 September from 3:00-4:00pm and 4:30-5:30pm at IPO’s Annual Meeting.  All registered attendees are welcome to attend.  Below is a list of committees that have signed up to host a business meeting:

Antitrust & Competition Law
Asian Practice
Canadian Practice
Copyright Law & Anti-Piracy
Corporate IP Management
Damages & Injunctions
Domain Names & Social Media
Emerging Technologies & Trade
European Practice
Industrial Designs
International Patent Law & Practice
International Trade Commission
International Trademark Law & Practice
IP Licensing
Latin American Practice
Open Source
Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Issues
Software Related Inventions
Standards Setting
U.S. Patent Law
U.S. Patent Office Practice
U.S. Post-Grant Patent Office Practice
U.S. Trademark Law
Women in IP

-Committee CLE Breakout Sessions –

On Monday, 18 September 2017 from 4:00-5:30pm, six concurrent sessions will be held that are organized by IPO’s Standing IP Committees.  All registered attendees are welcome to attend.

           Organizing Committee(s) Session Title 
Copyright Law & Anti-Piracy and Industrial Designs Protection for Fashions and Designs in the Age of 3D Printing and Star Athletica
IP Licensing All Bark, No Bite: An Analysis of IP Contractual Terms that are Unenforceable or Result in Unintended Consequences
Corporate IP Management Trends in Corporate IP Management
European Practice Practical Aspects of the European Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court
Asian Practice and Litigation China: The Developing Frontier for IP Procurement and Enforcement Trends and Current Status
International Patent Law & Practice International Filing Strategies and Cost Management