Commerce Under Secretary for Intellectual Property Rogan To Open Two-day Copyright Conference

April 24, 2002
Press Release #02-28

MEDIA ADVISORY
Contact:
Brigid Quinn
703-305-8341
brigid.quinn@uspto.gov

Washington - James E Rogan, the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, will kick off a two-day copyright conference, co-sponsored by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the U.S. Copyright Office on April 25, 2002. The copyright conference creates an opportunity for Under Secretary Rogan, and other high-ranking government intellectual property officials, to discuss current domestic and international issues vital to the development of e-commerce with members of the business and intellectual property communities.

The conference will take place April 25 - 26, 2002 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. EDT each day at the Academy for Educational Development Conference Center, 825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, in Washington, DC.

For more information on the Copyright Conference, please visit www.uspto.gov/web/offices/dcom/olia/copyrightconference/index.html .

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