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

NJIPLA Member Discounts

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

31st Annual Pharmaceutical /
Chemical Patent Practice Update


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

Wednesday, November 8, 2017


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

The event will include several parts, including an introductory presentation explaining the technology and the emerging patent landscape relating to it.  Following the presentation, panels of experts will discuss  the current and potential utility of Blockchain technology to solve myriad problems across a wide range of industries and the legal issues relating to Blockchain technology including issues relating to patentability, implementing a smart contract, trademark usage, and many others.

September 18, 2017
2pm -6:00pm (tentative) 


For sponsorship information please see  contact Amy Nickerson.


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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.  For a full list of previous medalists, please see http://njipla.org/JeffersonMedalWinners.

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, at Kristine@KristineButler.com, no later than September 30, 2017.


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




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