Under Secretary of Commerce to Deliver Commencement Address at Franklin Pierce Law Center

May 18, 2000
Press Release #00-30

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Brigid Quinn
Maria V. Hernandez
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Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office Q. Todd Dickinson, will deliver the commencement address at Franklin Pierce Law Center on Saturday, May 20, 2000, in Concord, N.H.

Franklin Pierce Law Center is considered to have one of the top intellectual property programs in the country. According to U.S. News and World Report, in its latest edition of America's Best Graduate Schools 2001, Franklin Pierce Law Center is ranked among the top five law schools in the nation for the study of intellectual property law. This marks the ninth consecutive year that Franklin Pierce, the smallest, nationally accredited independent law school, has been named among the top five at number three for the study of intellectual property in the magazine's annual rankings.

Who

Q. Todd Dickinson, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office

What

Commencement address at the Franklin Pierce Law School

Where

Franklin Pierce Law Center
2 White Street White's Park
Concord, New Hampshire

When

Saturday, May 20, 2000
10:30 a.m. (EST)

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