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May 11, 2022

May 11, 2022

Seed IP sponsors 20th Annual Rocky Mountain IP & Technology Law Institute - June 2 and 3

Seed IP Law Group LLP is proud to be a co-sponsor of the 20th Annual Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Law Institute, taking place in person on June 2 and 3 at the Westin Westminster Hotel in Westminster, CO. Widely considered one of the best IP conferences in the United States, the Rocky Mountain IP & Technology Law Institute annually attracts professionals from around the country to learn about the latest updates on patent law, PTAB, trademark/TTAB, copyright, licensing, trade secrets, data privacy and security, and internet litigation.

The conference is co-sponsored by the Intellectual Property Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association, Stanford Law School, Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology, the Copyright Society of the USA, and the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, and in cooperation with the Rocky Mountain Regional Office of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Attending the conference from Seed IP Law Group: 

Jeffrey E. Danley | Partner, Seed IP Law Group LLP

Karl A. Hefter | Partner, Seed IP Law Group LLP

Marc C. Levy | Partner, Seed IP Law Group LLP

Additionally, Marc Levy will be co-presenting a session entitled, "Trademark Modernization Act," during the Breakout Sessions (Track B: Trademarks/Copyrights) on Friday, June 3, from 10:15– 11:05 a.m. PST.  The discussion will include a) Overview of expanded letters of protest, b) Ex parte expungement rules and statistics, and c) Ex parte examination, rules and statistics. 

Co-presenters of the "Trademark Modernization Act" Breakout Session are: 

Marc C. Levy | Partner, Seed IP Law Group LLP

Amanda Marston, Esq. | Associate, Holland & Hart LLP

Hon. Mark Thurmon | Deputy Chief, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board



IP Institute | June 2 & 3, 2022

IP Fundamentals | June 1, 2022

Institute Bundle | Institute + Fundamentals

It is springtime in the Rockies, and for 20 springs, the Colorado Bar Association has hosted the premier IP Institute in the western United States. The conference has kept pace with the accelerating changes, topics, and issues that impact the IP practice – then and now.

• Hear from the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Kathi Vidal (invited)

• Updates on PTAB, trademark, trade secret, patent law, copyright, licensing, data privacy, and security

• Web 3.0, NFTs, DeFi, e-commerce and more

• Expand your network with some of the brightest minds in IP and technology law

IP Fundamentals | Dig into the nuts and bolts, or get a refresher on patent, trademark/copyright, and licensing, taught by best-in-class instructors. Register for the day on its own or bundle with the Institute.


Official website, agenda, and registration information for the 20th Annual Rocky Mountain IP & Technology Law Institute – June 2 and 3

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