Kirkland Seminar

The Kirkland & Ellis LLP Advertising & Trademark Law Seminar

The Kirkland & Ellis LLP Advertising & Trademark Law Seminar will be held on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 from 9:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m. CDT. The seminar, hosted by Paul R. Garcia, P.C., Ross M. Weisman, P.C., Robin A. McCue and Tom M. Monagan, will be live in Chicago with videoconferencing to Los Angeles and New York. Topics will include:

  • Advertising and trademark law 101 
  • The new rules for endorsements and testimonials 
  • User-generated headaches and other pitfalls of evolving media
  • Recent "organic" and "natural" cases and revisions to the FTC Green Guide
  • Recent developments in private advertising litigation
  • Preventing (and preparing for) advertising and trademark disputes
  • The new federal gift card rules and other issues in gift and continuity programs
  • The increase in false advertising class actions and developments in class certification, including In re Tobacco II
  • When and how you can use someone's copyright, trademark or name/likeness in advertising

Kirkland & Ellis LLP is an approved CLE provider by the Illinois State CLE Board, the New York State CLE Board and the State Bar of California. This seminar has been approved for the following CLE credits:
CLE Credit for California:
4.25 General
CLE Credit for Illinois:
4.00 General

CLE Credit for New York:
4.00 General

The seminar will be held live in Chicago, and video conferenced to Kirkland's Los Angeles and New York offices.

For more information, please contact Sara Reyes at +1 312-862-3537 or at