Description: This CLE will cover the basics of design patents and compare them to other forms of IP protection, such as utility patents, trademarks, and copyrights. A range of topics will be covered, including the scope of design patents, design patent prosecution, and the enforcement of design patent rights.
Date: Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm, Pacific
CLE: Up to 1.5 Credits of CLE, pending approval
About Our Speaker: Sarah Burstein is a Professor of Law at the Suffolk Law School and is an internationally-recognized expert in design patent law. Her opinion is regularly sought by national news outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, Reuters, Wired, Forbes, Time, and Bloomberg Law. Professor Burstein’s scholarly work addresses questions about the nature of design patents, and the intersection between art, design, and intellectual property law.