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Kirkland & Ellis 23rd Annual Technology & Law Seminar

The 23rd Annual Technology and Law Seminar will be held in our Chicago office on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Hosted by William A. Streff, Jr., P.C., this one-day seminar will explore current strategic legal issues relating to intellectual property and technology.

Topics discussed will include:

  • Newsflash: Data and Privacy Protection Download from Around the Globe

  • Federal Circuit's View on AIA Post-Grant Reviews

  • Using Social Media and Internet-Based Content: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You!

  • Ethics & eDiscovery: How to Run a Tight Ship, Prevent Sanctions and Protect Privilege

  • Federal Civil Enforcement of Trade Secrets: The Defend Trade Secrets Act

  • Risky Business: Negotiating Infringement Indemnification in Tech Deals

  • The Swinging Patent Pendulum: Recent Events that Impact Patent Strength

The program has been approved for the following CLE credits:

California: 4.0 hours [3.5 General, 0.5 Legal Ethics]

Illinois: 4.0 hours [3.5 General, 0.5 Professional Responsibility*]

New York: 4.0 hours [3.5 Professional Practice, 0.5 Ethics]

*Pending approval

Kirkland & Ellis is an approved State Bar of California provider and an approved provider by the Illinois and New York MCLE Boards.

For more information, or to R.S.V.P., please contact Madison Mayfield at +1 (312) 862 2518 or