ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED; HOWEVER, YOU CAN STILL REGISTER AT THE DOOR.
The Mass Software Council along with the Boston Bar Association present:
Business Practices and Legal Issues Series: IP Protection - Preparing for the Next Round of Financing from an IP Perspective
Tuesday, September 28, 8:30 - 11:00 AM
Microsoft's Conference Center
201 Jones Road, Sixth Floor, Waltham
For directions, please visit www.microsoft.com.
Registration begins at 8:15 AM.
The charge for this program is $60 for Members and $100 for Non-Members who pre-register; $70 for Members and $110 for Non-Members who register at-the-door.
This series is moderated by Hal Leibowitz, Partner, and Wayne Kennard, Partner of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP and is intended for both lawyers and non-lawyers alike.
Do your current business practices ensure that your intellectual property is appropriately protected? Are you hoping to secure another round of funding? Come hear our panel of experts discuss several important IP issues that every company should know in order to prepare for the next round of financing. Find out how to prepare patents for review by investors, why copyright registration is important, and what an IP audit checklist looks like.
Issues and panelists include:
IP From the Practitioner Standpoint by Ari Juels, Principal Research Scientist, RSA Laboratories
Patents and Patent Rejections by Donald Steinberg, Senior Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Copyrights, Trade Secrets and Branding by Howard Zaharoff, Member, Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton, PC
IP Agreements by Gene Landy, Shareholder, Ruberto, Israel & Weiner, PC
IP Audits for the Early Stage Company by Ron Cahill, Partner, Nutter McClennen & Fish, LLP