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June 2017 New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association to Recognize 2017 Jefferson Medalist

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Members in good standing receive automatic discounts to NJIPLA-only programs, including dinner meetings, seminars, and the Jefferson Medal Dinner. Members must keep their accounts current in order to receive discounted pricing. To review or update your membership status, log in above.

Upcoming

Blockchain Technology:
The Legal Landscape And
How It Will Change Everything

Monday, September 18, 2017
2pm - 6:00pm 

The event will be moderated by senior intellectual property attorney, Aleksandra King, of Hogan Lovells, and will include several parts, beginning with an introductory presentation by Ira Schaefer, Hogan Lovells, who advises clients on intellectual property relating to Blockchain technology. Ira will explain the technology behind Blockchains and the emerging patent landscape relating to it. Subsequently, there will be two panels of experts. The first panel will speak about the current and potential utility of Blockchain technology to solve a myriad of problems across a wide range of industries such as real estate, life sciences, finance and others. The second panel will focus on a wide range of legal issues on Blockchain technology, including issues relating to patentability, implementing smart contracts, trademark usage, among others. 

NJIPLA would like thank our event sponsors:



31st Annual Pharmaceutical /
Chemical Patent Practice Update


Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The annual Pharmaceutical/Chemical Practice Seminar, includes practice tips, guidance, legal updates and summaries from leading experts.  

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NJIPLA Awards 2017 Jefferson Medal

The New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association (NJIPLA) named Dennis D. Crouch, founder, author and Editor of the Patently-O blog, as its 2017 Jefferson Medalist.  The NJIPLA presents the Jefferson Medal annually to someone who has made exceptional contributions to the field of intellectual property law.  Previous Medalists include judges, members of Congress, Patent and Trademark Office officials and leaders of the intellectual property bar.

Dennis D. Crouch was honored at the Jefferson Medal Dinner on Friday, June 9th at The Hilton at Short Hills, Short Hills, NJ.

For more photos.

Full list of previous medalists




Call for Nominations for the
2018 Jefferson Medalist

Following a 68 year tradition, on
Friday, June 8, 2018, the NJIPLA will present the Jefferson Medal to someone who has made exceptional contributions to the field of intellectual property law. Previous Medalists include judges, members of Congress, Patent and Trademark Office officials and leaders of the intellectual property bar.  

Please nominate one or more candidates for the 2018 Jefferson Medal by providing the candidate's name and bio to Kristine L. Butler, Chair of the Jefferson Medal Committee, no later than September 30, 2017.

Previous Medalists

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