USPTO Public Roundtable on Infringements at Trade Shows
Webcast - On Wednesday, October 18, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET, the USPTO will hold a public roundtabletodiscuss “approaches, strategies, and effective practices for addressing the kinds of infringement that most often occur at trade fairs and shows, including the infringement of copyright, design, patent, and trademark.” The roundtable will be held at USPTO headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia. More information is available here.
Oct19 & 21Thu & Sat
AIPLA Annual Meeting
Washington, DC – On October 19-21, the AIPLA will host its annual meeting in Washington DC.
And the Beat Goes On: Securing Music Licensing for Your Business Clients
Webinar – On October 31, from 1:00-2:30pm(ET), the ABA Section of IP Law will host a webinar on securing music licensing for your business clients.
THEATER LAW PANEL (CLE)
New York - Theater Law Panel hosted by VLA - NY at 12:30 p.m. ET. More information is available here.
47th Annual Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture
New York – On November 6, 2017, the 47th Annual Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture on domestic copyright will be held at Fordham University School of Law. More information is available here.
Nov13 & 17Mon & Fri
WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights
Geneva - On November 13-17, 2017, the 35th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) will be held at WIPO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. More information is available here.
Deadline for Designating Agents under DMCA
December 31 is the deadline for service providers that designated a DMCA agent prior to December 1, 2016 to submit a new designation through the online system.
Content Moderation & Removal at Scale
Santa Clara - On February 2, Santa Clara University School of Law will host a day-long conference on Content Moderation & Removal at Scale, which will "explore how Internet companies operationalize the moderation and removal of third party/user-generated content (UGC)" and "explain the operational challenges and how companies are trying to solve them."