Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference The annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference is always held the Thursday and Friday following Easter.

  • April 25 & 26, 2019
  • April 16 & 17, 2020
  • April 08 & 09, 2021
  • April 21 & 22, 2022
  • April 13 & 14, 2023


Three in One: Global Patent Trials (CLE) This full-day CLE program of mock mini-trials will provide an in depth and comprehensive analysis of the changing landscape of patent law and practice in Germany, Japan, and the United States of America. The event will feature pre-eminent judges and experienced patent litigators from all three countries. Presentations promise to be extremely insightful, and the program will conclude with a networking reception. Hosted by the Linn Inn Alliance and the Hon. William C. Conner American Inn of Court. 

     April 18, 2019
     8:00 a.m.­ – 5:00 p.m.
     Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Courthouse, Ceremonial Courtroom
     500 Pearl Street, New York, NY

     Featured Speakers: 
     Hon. Makiko Takabe, Chief Judge, Tokyo Intellectual Property High Court
     Hon. Prof. Dr. Peter Meier-Beck, Chief Judge, Bundesgerichtshof GBH
     Hon. Kathleen O¹Malley, Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

     Keynote Speaker:
     Hon. Richard Linn, Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

     IP Practitioners & Attorneys $300.00
     In-House Counsel $150.00
     Click here to register.   


Reception The John Marshall Law School: Intellectual Property, Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law and The Emily C. & John E. Hansen IP Institute at Fordham Law School are hosting a Cocktail Reception for INTA attendees on Tuesday, May 21st from 4:30pm to 6:30pm at Rosa Mexicano in The Mezcal Room, located at 155 Seaport Blvd., Boston, Massachusetts 02210. RSVP at Eventbrite.


Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture The annual Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture, co-hosted with the Copyright Society, will be held on November 5, 2018. The program is as follows: 6:30-7:30: Lecture 7:30-9: Reception The lecture will be given by Katherine B. Forrest. More information on this event and registration can be found here. Copyright & Technology Conference The annual Copyright and Technology Conference, hosted by Giant Steps and the Copyright Society, will be held on January 17, 2019. Details to follow.

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