Meeting Notices

YLS Intellectual Property Committee Meeting
Date: 09/03/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: YLS Intellectual Property Law

SPEAKER: Lisa Iverson, Neal & McDevitt
TOPIC: Trademark Bullying. A Survey of Recent Cases

Lisa will be discussing Trademark Bullying. Specifically, Lisa's presentation will cover how to police one's trademark and what constitutes improper policing. Lisa will review recent case law analyzing the methods of trademark enforcement used and hold an interactive discussion regarding whether the named "bully" was in fact improperly policing their mark. Last, Lisa will provide insight into what to do if you are the victim of trademark bullying.