The American Bar Association's 28th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia. The conference will explore the most critical issues in IP law today, as well as provide networking opportunities. Topics will include, "The Blonde, the Red Shoe, the Round-Cornered Rectangles: Debating the Frontiers of Trade Dress Law," "The Elusive Termination Right: Where Does it Stand?" and "Smartphones & the Patent Battleground," among others.
Kirkland intellectual property partner Dale Cendali will be speaking on "Copyright Infringement in Patent Prosecution: Might Your Firm Be the Next Litigation Target?" and "The Future of Copyright and Fair Use," and intellectual property associate Joshua Simmons will be presenting "IP Protection in a Networked World: Copyright and Trademark Enforcement in Social Media."