IIPI:  Future Events

Registration Now Available for “Trade Secrets: The New Frontier in a Changing IP Landscape”

Trade secrets have become increasingly important to companies worldwide as a way to protect valuable business methods, information, formulas, and innovations not squarely protected by patents and other forms of intellectual property rights. Accordingly, IIPI and Bloomberg BNA have teamed up to offer “Trade Secrets: The New... Read More »

IIPI and BNA to Host “Trade Secrets: The New Frontier in a Changing IP Landscape”

  On December 3, 2014 IIPI and BNA will host “Trade Secrets: The New Frontier in a Changing IP Landscape” in New York City. Trade secrets have become increasingly important to companies worldwide as a way to protect valuable business methods, information, formulas, and innovations not squarely protected by patents... Read More »

AIA Post-Grant Patent Practice Conference

AIA Post-Grant Patent Practice Conference

The America Invents Act led to significant changes in the American patent system. One such change is the creation of post-grant patent review. The International Intellectual Property Institute (IIPI), in cooperation with Bloomberg BNA, is hosting this two-day, CLE credit eligible conference about this new procedure on February 19-20,... Read More »

IIPI and USPTO To Conduct Study About Economic Impact of Europe’s Lack of a Grace Period

IIPI and USPTO To Conduct Study About Economic Impact of Europe’s Lack of a Grace Period

IIPI, in conjunction with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, will initiate a study to determine the economic impact of Europe’s lack of a grace period.   In most countries, an invention cannot be patented unless it is novel. In Europe, public disclosure of a patentable invention – for example through speaking... Read More »