Committee Spotlight: Intellectual Property

Committee Name: YLS Intellectual Property

Chair Information: Kelley Gordon,Co-Chair; Kenny Matuszewski, Co-Chair; Ashley Rovner, Co-Chair; Stephanie Crigler, Vice-Chair; Mélyse Mpiranya, Legislative Liaison

Day of Committee Meetings: First Wednesday of every month (9/5, 10/3, 11/7, 12/5, January date TBD, February date TBD, 3/6, 4/3, 5/1)

Goals and Objectives for the 2018 – 2019 Year: Our goal as a Committee is to provide innovative and unique learning opportunities in the field of Intellectual Property Law. We are also committed to giving a diverse range of practitioners the chance to speak at our events.

Featured Speakers or Seminars:

Featured Seminars: February (date TBD) – Beer, Wine, Spirits & the Law, Tentative Speakers: Jessica Bahr, Elizabeth (Liz) Kunkle; Date TBD – Intellectual Property and Federal Taxation Joint Meeting – Valuation of Intangible Assets, Assignments and Licensing of Intellectual Property

Featured Speakers: 9/5: Randy Micheletti; 10/3: Rachel Gartner; Month TBD: Neil Johnson

Why should YLS Members join the Committee? YLS Members should join the Committee in order to learn more about Intellectual Property law, network with Chicago practitioners, and give themselves the opportunity to present unique IP topics to Committee Members in the future.

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