Please save the date!  The 9th Annual Florida Bar IP Symposium will take place April 12-13, 2018 at the Don CeSar located at 3400 Gulf Blvd, St Pete Beach, FL 33706. Here is a link to the Don CeSar’s website:

We  are planning a special event!  In addition to having the Acting Register of Copyrights and Director of the U.S. Copyright Office, Karyn Temple Claggett, as our Lunch speaker on Friday, April 13, 2018, you don’t want to miss out on the practice pointers that will be provided in our panel discussion titled “Effective Advocacy to the Bench in Intellectual Property Cases: When the Judge is both the Judge and the Jury.”  This esteemed panel includes:

  • The Honorable Mary S. Scriven, United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, FL
  • The Honorable Darrin P. Gayles, United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, Miami, FL
  • The Honorable Mark E. Walker, United States District Court, Northern District of Florida, Tallahassee, FL; and
  • The Honorable Patricia D. Barksdale, United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, Jacksonville, FL

We hope you can join us at the “Pink Palace” for this great event!

Stay tuned for further details on next year’s program and special room rates for IP Symposium attendees.