Hi all

Thursday’s IP Committee Meeting will include a presentation by the Copyright Office’s Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Public Information and Education, Catherine “Catie” Zaller Rowland, bringing you up to speed on the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act of 2019) 

Don’t forget to register in advance – here is the registration link https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcsdOitrj8pHdTjpMeoc2cbKh4wZAHm8e0q

Also, the IP Committee is looking for volunteers to serve as Committee liaisons to other BLS committee, including the Pro Bono Committee, the Communications Committee, the CLE Committee, and the Membership Committee.  If interested, please email me offline at [email protected]


Matulis IP Law

IP Committee Meeting 2018 Annual Convention Agenda and Dial in Information

The Intellectual Property Law Committee meeting will be held during the 2018 Florida Bar Annual Convention on Thursday, June 14,2018, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek, 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, FL 32821

For those who cannot attend in person the Dial in Number is: 1-888-376-5050   PIN: 8670236698

See the following link for minutes from the 4/12/18 IP Committee Meeting: IP Committee Meeting Minutes 4.12.18

See the following link for the Agenda for tomorrow’s meeting: 2018 Annual Meeting – IP Committee Agenda

Our CLE Presentation topic is IP Damages and Licensing Negotiations, presented by Dana Trexler of Eisner Amper.

Intellectual Property Committee Meeting January 18, 2018 CLE Info and Presentation slides

For those who attended the Intellectual Property Committee Meeting on January 18, 2018, The course number for  The Inaugural IP Certification Committee Presents: The Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine and Other Mildly Interesting IP Topics is  2838.

Below is a link to the slides from the presentation, courtesy of Mr. Jim Gale.

IP Committee Mtg 1-18-18


Reminder – Symposium Steering Committee Call Today at 2:00 p.m.

Hi all

The IP Symposium Committee conference call is today at 2:00.  It should be a short call, primarily focused on members updating the committee on the status of vetting their assigned topics per the Minutes found here:  2017-08-22 SUMMARY OF TELECONFERENCE FOR 9TH IP SYMPOSIUM – sent

The call in information is:

Dial In – (641) 715-3580
Access Code: 711739



Agenda for IP Committee Meeting this Saturday at 9:30 am

The next IP committee meeting will be thus Saturday, September 2 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. during the Business Law Section’s Annual Labor Day Retreat.  Here is a link to download the agenda:  2017 Labor Day Retreat – IP Commitee Agenda

For those who can’t attend in person, the call-in info for the committee meeting (and roundtable) is:

Dial-in Number: 1-888-376-5050 / PIN: 8670236698.

This is a meeting you will not want to miss, as the committee will be hosting a Federal Judicial CLE Q&A with Judges Donald M. Middlebrooks and Judge William Matthewman, both from the Southern District of Florida, about litigating IP cases.  Judge Middlebrooks is a U.S. District Court Judge and Judge Matthewman is a U.S. Magistrate Judge.

Here are the minutes from the Annual Meeting:  2017 Annual Meeting

We hope to see you there.