U.S. & International Trademark Protection - Dayton

Date: April 06, 2016

Time: 7:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. EDT

Contact: Ellen Geron - Ellen.Geron@ThompsonHine.com

What you need to know for U.S. & global brand expansion

A complimentary breakfast briefing presented by Thompson Hine LLP.

Who should attend: corporate in-house counsel, CEOs, CFOs, advertising and marketing professionals, business owners and their support staff who need to understand U.S. and international trademark laws and strategies to properly protect their brands.

Topics include:

  • How U.S. & international trademark rights are created
    – First-to-file vs. first-to-use countries
  • U.S. & global trademark registration protection: What? When? Where? How?
  • Minimizing infringement risk, maximizing protection & controlling costs
  • International treaties used to secure international trademark rights
  • U.S. & international trademark application filing strategies
  • China: Strategies for protecting trademarks, battling trademark pirates & protecting brands in manufacturing agreements
  • Copyrights: Creating “super trademarks”

Our speaker will be Roger Bora, partner at Thompson Hine and former U.S. Patent and Trademark Office attorney. His practice includes all aspects of U.S. and international trademark and copyright laws, including global portfolio management, registration procurement, enforcement actions, trade dress, brand creation, domain names, Internet, licensing and advertising.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

  • 7:45 – 8:15 a.m. – Breakfast & registration
  • 8:15 – 9:30 a.m. – Program

Please register by April 1. Complete our online form or email Ellen Geron, Ellen.Geron@ThompsonHine.com.