Two-Day Rocky Mountain IP & Technology Institute To Be Held In Denver

Monday, May 2, 2011 - 01:00

On Wednesday and Thursday, June 1 and 2, the Colorado Bar Association will host its annual Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Institute in Denver. This year's theme is best practices - best practices for patent prosecutors and litigators, trademark and copyright practitioners, and licensing and deal attorneys.

The institute will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday and end at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Renaissance Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street in Denver and is cosponsored by the Intellectual Property Section of the Colorado Bar Association.

Program highlights include an annual case law update of all branches of IP; before and after the deal: IP diligence in M&A and post-deal integration of acquired IP; managing IP budgets for in-house counsel; joint ventures with companies in China; attorney ethics in a digital age - iPads, androids and the cloud; managing employee use of social media at the workplace and at home; indemnification clauses in licenses; anatomy of software as a service deal; and privacy and data security issues.

Among the speakers are Mark A. Lemley, William H. Neukom Prof of Law, Stanford Law School, who will speak about patents; David H. Bernstein, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, who will discuss trademarks; andIan C. Ballon, Greenberg Traurig LLP, who will discuss copyrights.

For information see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To make a reservation, call (888) 860-2531 or visit