China IP Road Show: What New York businesses need to know

China IP Road Show

Strategies for IP protection in China

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s China Intellectual Property (IP) Road Show comes to New York City on September 27, with a free, one-day program that will bring together experts from the U.S. government, academics, IP attorneys, and local business people to share their insights on China and IP issues that will benefit U.S. IP rights holders. The road show is one of a series of such programs that the USPTO is conducting across the country.

Topics to be covered include:

  • What you need to know about protecting your patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets in China
  • Creating and managing IP portfolios in China
  • Enforcing IP rights in in China, including from an e-commerce perspective
  • IP in China — the New York experience
  • Enforcing IP rights in the United States
  • U.S. government resources for U.S. companies

The program has been organized with the cooperation of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association and Yeshiva University’s Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

By arrangement with the New York State Bar Association, attendees are eligible to claim 7.0 hours of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit.

Registration:

Register to attend. Registration begins at 8:30, the program will start promptly at 9 a.m. There is no charge to attend the program. Space is limited, and registration is on a first-come basis. For parking, please see this list of nearby parking options.

Agenda:

Click here for the agenda. 

Additional information:

The registration page provides additional information and directions. For non-press inquiries, please contact Kortney Hammonds at the USPTO’s Office of Policy and International Affairs.