GIPC, ITA and IPO Host How Innovation & Creativity Drive American Competitiveness


The Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC), International Trademark Association (ITA) and the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will host an event titled How Innovation & Creativity Drive American Competitiveness to foster “an in-depth discussion about the important role innovation and creativity play in ensuring American competitiveness, economic growth, and groundbreaking discoveries.” Special guest speakers include Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) […]

Copyright and the California Coast: The Register of Copyrights’ Annual Address


The Los Angeles chapter of the Copyright Society will host its annual event titled Copyright and the California Coast: The Register of Copyrights’ Annual Address to bring “an important connection between … the U.S. Copyright Office and the California creative and legal community.” The 2021 address, which will be held virtually, will be delivered by Register Shira […]

AIPLA 2021 Mid-Winter Institute Meeting


The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) will host its 2021 Mid-Winter Institute, featuring keynote addresses by the U.S. Register of Copyrights Shira Perlmutter and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Judge Kathleen O'Malley. For more information or to register, please click here.

Anatomy of a Movie: THE OUTPOST

A Conversation with Jake Tapper, Author, The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor Orlando Bloom, Actor Rod Lurie, Director P. Erik Carlson, Production Designer Jonathan Yunger, Producer/Actor Virtual Meeting Details will be sent to RSVPs Creative Rights Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Judy Chu will deliver brief remarks on how the Caucus supports and protects the rights […]

USCO Hosts Event Titled The Enduring Copyright Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The U.S. Copyright Office will host a celebration in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s enduring copyright legacy, “highlighting the Supreme Court Justice’s unique and lasting influence on copyright, from her notable opinions impacting copyright law and policy to the inspiration she’s given creators of copyright-protected works, including movies, books, operas, and more.” The event will be […]

New Deadline to Submit Comments to USPTO on Diversity and Inclusion in IP

Comments are due to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) by February 23 in response to its notice soliciting input “from the public that will be used to help draft a national strategy to create opportunities that will expand our innovation ecosystem to include all individuals, including those from underrepresented socioeconomic, geographic, and demographic groups.” Note: the […]