Earn up to 1.0 Professional CLE for NJ.
Speaker: Kevin Prussia, WilmerHale
Kevin Prussia is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer representing leading life sciences and technology companies on intellectual property and other areas of commercial disputes. Mr. Prussia has experience across every aspect of trial and appellate practice, including bench and jury federal trials, International Trade Commission investigations, Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings, and appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. He is a true “stand-up” litigator who has handled challenging witness examinations and oral arguments for clients in high stakes litigations. He has successfully tried cases to verdict and has counseled numerous clients through complicated settlement discussions. [Read more]
Moderator: Immac (Casey) Thampoe, Regeneron
In the face of this pandemic, the NJIPLA Board has been faced with difficult decisions concerning the in-person events typically offered by the organization over the course of the calendar year. As such, the 2020 in-person CLE programs have transition into webinars. The 34th Annual Pharmaceutical / Chemical Patent Practice Update Webinar Series will be presented over the months of September through December.
The webinars are free of charge for NJIPLA members, and for non-members, there is a nominal fee of $25 per seminar.
Hear practice tips, guidance, legal updates and summaries from leading experts. In addition to earning valuable CLE credits , your registration includes lunch and refreshment breaks, which are great opportunities to network with your fellow participants and NJIPLA members.
CLE: All credits are pending confirmation.New Jersey: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 Ethics Pennsylvania: 4.0 Credits, including 1.0 Ethics
New York: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 Diversity *Keep a record of COA including materials for NY CLE Board
Chemical Practice Co-Chairs J. Eric Thies, Merck & Co., Inc. and Suja Vathyam, Botos Churchill IP Law LLP
NJIPLA is pleased to announce our
Hon. Jimmie V. Reyna
Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
We hope you can join us as we honor Judge Jimmie Reyna with the
Jefferson Medal at our annual gala to be held at a new location:
The American Beauty Ballroom in the newly constructed
Embassy Suites by Hilton in Berkeley Heights, NJ.
Early-Bird Registration ends April 30.
New this year, dinner wine service will be included in the reception and dinner rate.
*Table for 10 Reservation
A table has a total of 10 seats, which includes 1 seat reserved for an Honored Guest. NJIPLA does not guarantee an Honored Guest at each table. The Honored Guest may also bring a guest, and if so, NJIPLA will add a seat to your table at no additional cost. Your firm's 9 Guest Names for the table must be provided by April 30.
Hotel Sleeping Room Reservation
A special NJIPLA room rate of $149.00 for Friday night (excluding tax) has been established. This accommodation is offered on a first-come, first-served basis until April 30.
You may book online Embassy Suites or call 1-844-714-1511.
Group Code: NJI
Group Name: Jefferson Medal Dinner Room Block
NJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our 2021 Jefferson Medal Dinner. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, includes a Congratulatory Notice, acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks, and much more.
Congratulatory Notice $400.00
Congratulatory artwork must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 30, 2021. All submissions are subject to the review and approval of NJIPLA in its sole discretion.
Specification - Size: 6' W x 9' H, Color: Black/White only, Artwork Format: PDF. Limit 1 page per firm/company.
Content is limited to appropriate expression of honor to the Jefferson Medal award recipient:
Free self-parking. Park in the rear to easily access the main entrance to the Reception and American Beauty Ballroom (Level 2).
A free shuttle bus will be available to and from Embassy Suites and Berkeley Heights Train Station or Netherwood Train Station during the day of the dinner. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (908) 897-1970.
Refund / Cancellation Policy
No refunds or cancellations after April 30, 2021. Dinner reservations are transferable.
New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association (NJIPLA)c/o RRR Associations, LLC2125 Center Avenue, Suite 406, Fort Lee, NJ, 07024