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  • Blockchain 101

    Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/17/2019

    This webcast will provide a three-part introduction to blockchain. The first part will offer an overview of what blockchain is, the second will explain how blockchain works, and the third will look at how the technology can be applied to legal and non-legal fields.

    This webcast will provide a three-part introduction to blockchain. The first part will offer an overview of what blockchain is, the second will explain how blockchain works, and the third will look at how the technology can be applied to legal and non-legal fields.

    CLE credit pending

    Bennett Collen

    GoDaddy.com

    Bennett Collen leads GoDaddy's blockchain + trademark initiative, and will be an Adjunct Professor teaching Business Applications of Blockchain at Boston College Fall 2019. Previously, he was the founder and CEO of Cognate: a platform that uses blockchain to help businesses protect and profit from their most valuable assets - their trademarks. Cognate was acquired by GoDaddy in September 2018.

    He is the Coordinator of the Blockchain Task Force for the Emerging Issues Committee of the International Trademark Association (INTA), sits on the Blockchain Intellectual Property Council within the Digital Chamber of Commerce, and is a Founding Member of the Chamber's Token Alliance Group.

    Bennett recently taught a CLE course on trademarks and blockchain. He also taught a Masterclass at the EU Intellectual Property Office’s “Blockathon” (blockchain hackathon), has spoken on trademarks and blockchain at events at the United States Capitol, Harvard Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Vanderbilt University, Stanford University, University of New Hampshire, and Wake Forest University Law Schools, George Mason University, various law firms, and industry events such as the Boston Blockchain Summit, EvolveLaw, NamesCon, and MERGE!.

    Priyanka Desai

    Consensys (United States)

    Addam Kaufman

    Oracle

    Addam Kaufman is legal counsel for Oracle and serves on INTA’s Young Practitioners Committee. His work includes prosecution and enforcement of intellectual property rights as well as advising clients and resolving disputes involving trademarks, copyrights, name & likeness rights, sponsorship agreements, advertising and marketing law, and regulatory compliance for promotions. He earned his bachelor’s from the University of California at Davis and his Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law in Silicon Valley. Before attending law school, Addam built an international career in internet marketing and computer programming and was responsible for over 1000 websites and marketing campaigns involving mobile & web languages.

    Michael Krause (Moderator)

    AppDetex

    Michael provides growth and strategy leadership to AppDetex with over 25 years of hands on experience in strategic revenue growth, working with major corporations and brands like NFL, Tesla, NBC, BBC, Grammy’s, Warner Brothers and Michael Page. He architected and led teams for the federal government for USAF, HHS and VA. As a design engineer at Microsoft, he helped create and roll out the first versions of the .Net Framework. Michael is the co-founder of Dark Yeti consulting group. He loves learning and teaming with clients to solve big challenges. He is currently enrolled in a doctoral program D.B.A. Business Finance and Strategy (StartUps) at the City University Seattle. Michael spends his spare time exploring the outdoors with his family.

  • The Mediation Toolbox: Best Practices in Mediation for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

    Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/18/2019

    With mediation becoming more prevalent globally and being encouraged by the court systems, the need to raise awareness, share best practices and train practitioners is important. This webinar will cover best practices in these jurisdictions, specifically the European Union, UAE (including Dubai), and South Africa, and the applicable laws and useful tools of each location.

    With mediation becoming more prevalent globally and being encouraged by the court systems, the need to raise awareness, share best practices and train practitioners is important. This webinar will cover best practices in these jurisdictions, specifically the European Union, UAE (including Dubai), and South Africa, and the applicable laws and useful tools of each location.

    CLE credit pending

    Felicia Boyd (Moderator)

    Barnes & Thornburg LLP (United States)

    Felicia Boyd, Barnes & Thornburg LLP (United States); Chair of the INTA Europe, Africa and Middle East Subcommittee of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee

    A past co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Department, Felicia’s victories as a litigator have included preliminary injunction motions, summary judgment motions, favorable settlements and jury verdicts at trial. A registered patent attorney, Felicia has represented clients in contested proceedings before various branches of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

    Felicia has played a leading role in scores of IP matters, large and small, for multiple clients over decades of practice. Her experience spans a diverse array of industries, including financial and investment services, medical devices, software, music, pharmaceuticals and manufactured goods. Felicia offers clients significant skill in complex case management and the coordination of global discovery efforts. She effectively designs and implements litigation strategy consistent with client objectives. In addition, Felicia advises on Markman strategy, briefing and argument, and the selection and development of all experts.

    Barbara Berdou

    Berdou Attorneys (South Africa)

    Barbara started her IP career in 1994 with a boutique South African IP law firm (founded in the 1870s). This was followed by a decade of practice in what was then the largest commercial law firm in South Africa (founded in 1868). Barbara founded Berdou Attorneys as a boutique IP law firm in 2005.  She is passionate about all aspects of trade mark law and has considerable experience in representing trade mark owners throughout Africa.

    Barbara has held various leadership roles in INTA, and currently co-chairs the Africa Global Advisory Council, and chairs the Indigenous Rights Committee which is part of INTA’s Advocacy Group.  

    Reyes Campello Estebaranz

    CEALAW – European Intellectual Property Attorneys (Spain)

    Reyes Campello Estebaranz graduated from ICADE (Comillas Jesuits University, Madrid) with a degree in law and business science, and she has a master’s in IP as well as a degree in International IP, Civil and Commercial Mediation. In the bar exam for the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office she achieved the highest score in Spain. She is Attorney at law, Spanish official industrial property agent and European patent and trademark attorney, as well as UDRP Panelist, Mediator and Arbitrator in IP matters for WIPO, INTA (Panel of TM Mediators), and other various institutions.

    She has practised IP law for more than 20 years. In 2002, she founded CEALAW, one of Spain's leading IP boutique firms which main office is located in Alicante, home of the EUIPO and the Spanish European Trademark and Community Designs Court.

    Reyes is specialized in all aspects of IP law, including European trademarks, European patents, anti-counterfeiting, IP enforcement and ADR solutions. She advises both national and international clients on IP and related issues, and has extensive experience in ADR proceedings, as well as anti-counterfeiting actions and IP litigation.

    She is an active member of INTA, ABA and the AIPPI, as well as other IP related associations.

    Faisal Daudpota

    Daudpota International (Dubai)

    Mr. Faisal Daudpota, the Senior Partner at Daudpota International, has been recognized as leading trademark lawyer of UAE for the years 2014, 2013 and 2012 in International Who’s Who Legal.

    Mr. Daudpota is expert at counseling clients on all aspects of laws relating to intellectual property prosecutions and enforcement in multiple jurisdictions across Middle East as well as in Far East Asia. Mr. Daudpota has managed multiple litigations and instructed counsels in various countries for matters pertaining to trademark infringement, copyright infringement. Mr. Daudpota also manages trademark portfolios for a number of globally active companies.

    Professional Education / Accreditation:

    LLM (Intellectual Property)

    Kings College London (University of London)

  • ICANN—What Every Practitioner Should Know (from an Insider’s View)

    Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/06/2019

    This webcast will provide a relatively deep look into the structure and function of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”). The speakers will provide an overview of the organization’s various decision-making groups and will help you understand how and by whom domain name policy gets made. The speakers will offer information critical to any lawyer representing clients that use and protect domain names and will also explain ways in which one can get involved with ICANN.

    This webcast will provide a relatively deep look into the structure and function of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”). The speakers will provide an overview of the organization’s various decision-making groups and will help you understand how and by whom domain name policy gets made. The speakers will offer information critical to any lawyer representing clients that use and protect domain names and will also explain ways in which one can get involved with ICANN.

    CLE credit is not available for this webcast. 

    Georges Nahitchevansky

    Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (United States)

    Georges Nahitchevansky is partner in New York office of Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton LLP.  He concentrates his practice in litigation and counseling on trademark, copyright and Internet matters across a broad spectrum of industries both in the U.S. and internationally.  He has extensive experience in handling U.S. and worldwide trademark and copyright online enforcement and dispute matters, including complex cross border and multi-jurisdictional disputes, and regularly advises and counsels on online enforcement programs, domain name registration programs, and U.S. and worldwide strategies for brand enforcement. Mr. Nahitchevansky is actively involved in ICANN, INTA and MARQUES with respect to Internet enforcement, rights protection mechanisms, domain names, social media and related policy issues. He also acts as a WIPO Panelist for cases brought under the UDRP.

    Susan Payne

    Com Laude (United Kingdom)

    Susan Payne is a UK-qualified solicitor and Head of Legal Policy for Com Laude and Valideus.  Com Laude is corporate domain name registrar, providing online brand protection and portfolio management for brand owners, while Valideus helps brand owners, communities and businesses get the most out of the opportunities presented by dot brand, geographic and new gTLDs. Susan consults on TLD registry policies and agreements; deals with application conflict management on behalf of clients; and engages in ICANN policy development.  Susan is the chair of the INTA subcommittee of the Internet Committee dealing with subsequent rounds of new gTLDs and geographic names.  She is currently participating in the ICANN working groups developing policy on future new gTLDs and on rights protection mechanisms.   Susan is Secretary of ICANN’s Intellectual Property Constituency and one of the honorary legal advisors to the Brand Registry Group.   

    Mark Stein (Moderator)

    Mark Stein Law (United States)

    Mark E. Stein is an experienced trial and transactional attorney whose practice is devoted to Intellectual Property law. Mr. Stein is Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Intellectual Property Law and is A/v rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating available. He is also a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator and a member of the International Trademark Association Panel of Trademark Mediators. 

    Mr. Stein dedicates his practice to trademark, copyright, computer and internet law. He assists clients with trademark and copyright acquisition and counseling, intellectual property litigation and transactions and alternative dispute resolution. Mr. Stein has litigated, arbitrated and mediated cases in all areas of intellectual property law, including, trademark infringement, trade dress infringement, trademark counterfeiting, copyright infringement, patent infringement, unfair competition, federal trademark dilution, trade secrets violations, restrictive covenants, tortious interference, licensing and franchising, domain name disputes and a variety of intellectual property matters involving computers and the Internet. Mr. Stein has also counseled clients on trademark, copyright, trade secret and computer and Internet law issues and has provided guidance on documenting and protecting trade secrets, developing and protecting computer software and protecting trademarks, copyrights and other intellectual property assets.

    Mr. Stein is an active member of the International Trademark Association and is a member of the Internet Committee.  He is a member of Executive Council of The Florida Bar’s Business Law Section. Mr. Stein is also a member of the Florida Bar Standing Committee on Technology and has been certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a mediator.  

  • The New Nontraditional Marks in Canada: What Are They and How Do You Protect Them?

    Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/10/2019

    On June 17, 2019, Canadian trademark law will be overhauled. Among the significant changes will be that Canada will begin allowing trademark registrations to protect virtually anything that can function as a trademark, including smell, taste, and color per se. During this webcast, learn which nontraditional marks can be protected and which cannot. Learn how to protect these new types of marks, and discover both the best practices for protection and the pitfalls to avoid.

    On June 17, 2019, Canadian trademark law will be overhauled. Among the significant changes will be that Canada will begin allowing trademark registrations to protect virtually anything that can function as a trademark, including smell, taste, and color per se. 

    During this webcast, learn which non-traditional marks can be protected and which cannot. Learn how to protect these new types of marks, and discover both the best practices for protection and the pitfalls to avoid.

    CLE credit pending

    Jason Robertson

    Policy Analyst, Trademarks Branch, Canadian Intellectual Property Office

    Jason Robertson is a Policy Analyst in the Policy & Legislation section of the Trade-marks Branch at CIPO.  Jason started at CIPO in 2001 as a Trademarks Examiner and soon became interested in non-traditional trademarks and reviewing evidence of acquired distinctiveness. After several job moves within the organization, and a stint as an Examiner at the Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand in 2010, he worked on the development of the new Trademarks Act and Regulations as a Policy Analyst.

    Philip Lapin

    Partner, Smart & Biggar

    Philip is a partner at Smart & Biggar and chairs the firm’s Trademark Operations Group.  More than 20 years of experience and a high rate of success has earned Philip recognition as one of Canada’s leading trademark lawyers.  Philip manages and provides strategic advice on trademark portfolios for many Canadian and multinational corporations. He has handled the clearance, prosecution and registration of thousands of trademarks and has particular expertise in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademarks Office.  Philip also has a particular interest in nontraditional marks and is a member of the INTA’s Non-Traditional Marks Committee.

  • Module 1: Overview of Trademark Rights (and other Intellectual Property Rights)

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Belinda Berman, United States Tennis Association

    • Get an introduction to intellectual property and a broad overview of the various types of intellectual property rights. 
    • Learn about different types of trademarks and why trademarks are so important to businesses and consumers.
    • Gain an overview of trademark selection, clearance, and prosecution, as well as practice tips on how to properly use a trademark.

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Belinda Berman

    United States Tennis Association

    Belinda brings more than 30 years of trademark experience to this program including more than 20 years as an in-house counsel. She regularly speaks on a broad range of topics ranging from comparative advertising, trademark disputes and settlements to global clearances and international licensing.

  • Module 2: Trademark Search Strategy

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Anita B. Polott, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP

    • Learn how to develop and implement effective trademark search strategies and what information is needed in order to do so.
    • Get tips on analyzing trademark search results, and guidance on how to communicate the results to clients. 
    • Gain insight on how to create and implement an effective search strategy and hear a seasoned practitioner’s approach to various sample scenarios. 

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Anita B. Polott

    Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP

    Anita’s practice focuses on trademarks, copyrights, and unfair competition. She works with clients to set and implement brand protection strategies and manages US and international trademark portfolios across various industries. Anita advises clients regarding enforcement and litigation strategy, and represents clients in federal court, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and the International Trade Commission. 

  • Module 3: Trademark Filing Strategies and Practice Tips

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Richard J. Groos, King & Spalding LLP

    • Understand how to develop a filing strategy that aligns a client’s business objectives, timeline, and budget.
    • Learn the different bases for filing trademark applications and key insights as to developing and implementing the right strategy for your clients. 
    • Get an overview of the different types of application systems available, how they function, and what happens after a trademark application is filed.
    • Learn best practices and gain practical tips on trademark filings and prosecution. 

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Richard J. Groos

    King & Spalding LLP

    Richard counsels clients in a wide range of intellectual property matters, including domestic and international trademark registration and enforcement. He specializes in strategic planning and alignment of trademark portfolio composition with business goals. He works with clients to find efficient, effective and creative solutions in branding, advertising and internet disputes, and assists clients in capturing, creating and enforcing intellectual property rights.

  • Module 4: Trademark Prosecution: United States

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Timothy J. Kelly, McCarter & English, LLP

    • Learn the ins and outs of trademark prosecution with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
    • Gain practical tips from application through registration at the USPTO.

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Timothy J. Kelly

    McCarter & English, LLP

    Timothy has extensive experience in all aspects of trademark and unfair competition law, including domestic and international trademark portfolio management, clearing and prosecuting trademarks, licensing, and litigation in both district and appellate courts and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has represented a wide range of clients in various industries including clothing, human foods and confections, pet foods, pharmaceuticals, electronics, appliances, and publications.

  • Module 5: Trademark Prosecution: European Union

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Adrian Dykes, Allen & Overy LLP

    • Learn the ins and outs of trademark prosecution with the European Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). 
    • Gain practical tips from application through registration at the EUIPO.

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Adrian Dykes

    Allen & Overy LLP

    Adrian advises clients across a variety of areas of intellectual property law, including trademarks, passing off, copyright, patents, and registered designs. He has represented clients before the EUIPO Boards of Appeal, the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court, the High Court, the General Court, and the Court of Justice of the European Union. 

  • Module 6: Ethics in the Trademark Arena

    Contains 1 Component(s)

    Presented by Tamar Niv Bessinger and Katherine Lyon Dayton, Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.

    • A global guide to ethics for trademark practitioners at all levels. 
    • Ethics guidelines for trademark clearance, searching, litigation, and conducting infringement investigations. 

    CLE credit is pending. You will receive an email when the certificate of attendance is available for download. Please email cle@inta.org with any questions.

    Tamar Niv Bessinger

    Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.

    Tamar’s practice focuses on US trademark searching, filing, and enforcement. She advises clients on trademark clearance and avoiding conflicts, while providing creative and cost-effective solutions. She has particular experience with clients in the fields of personal care products, beauty, jewelry, fashion and merchandise, including luxury brands.

    Katherine Lyon Dayton

    Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.

    Kate focuses her practice on international trademark matters, managing global trademark portfolios for clients in the fashion, consumer goods, hospitality, publishing, and luxury goods industries, among others. She advises clients on trademark clearance and registration, opposition and cancellation actions, and other enforcement matters, and drafts copyright and trademark-related agreements