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Drafting Tips, Essential Provisions, Royalty Agreements and More
Negotiating and drafting intellectual property licensing agreements requires a skilled practitioner with an eye for the small - but important - details. A well-drawn agreement can be a win for both parties, while mistakes and oversights can have a significant impact on your client's bottom line. This program will walk you through the steps you need to take to draft the best licensing agreements for your clients, from grants and royalties, to the essential terms and conditions you will want to negotiate. Register today!
This program is designed for attorneys. Paralegals may also benefit.
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
including - Ethics: 1.00
This activity has been approved by the Kentucky Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Commission for a maximum of 6.0 credits, of which 1.0 hour relates to ethical considerations.
KIRK A. DAMMAN is a member in the St. Louis office of Lewis Rice LLC, where he practices in all areas of intellectual property law, with an emphasis on helping startup and growing companies begin to manage, license, and gain value from their intellectual property (patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets), as well as obtain protection for their most important ideas and products. Mr. Damman is the co-author of two books on patent law and is a mentor for local startups with Gateway Volunteer Mentoring Service. He also works with startups in other areas including issues related to crowdfunding campaigns and additive manufacturing (3D Printing). Mr. Damman is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, where he was formerly the chairman of the Committee for Emerging Technologies. He is also involved with the Intellectual Property Committee of the IEEE. Mr. Damman earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Carleton College and his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School.
ANDREA PEREZ is an attorney with the Dallas law firm of Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P. Ms. Perez concentrates her practice in the fields of art law, business law and intellectual property. She works with galleries, museums, artists, auction houses, collectors and art professionals to assist them with their unique art-related legal matters. In addition, she represents both public and private company clients, as well as private equity firms and family businesses, with a variety of simple to complex corporate needs, including mergers, equity and asset acquisitions and dispositions, entity formation, governance, partnerships and joint venture agreements, employment and contractor agreements, as well as a variety of other commercial contracts. Ms. Perez has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2017, 2018 and 2019; and Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas in 2019. Outside of the firm, Ms. Perez is a lecturer at Southern Methodist University teaching international law and the arts. She is currently a board member of Texas Accountants and Lawyers for Artists (TALA); secretary of the Dallas Bar Association Entertainment, Art and Sports Law Section; and co-chair of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Bolton Ball Committee. Ms. Perez received her B.A. degree from Southern Methodist University and her J.D. degree from South Texas College.
KATHERINE L. STABA is a counsel in the technology transactions and data protection practice group in the Chicago office of K&L Gates. Her practice focuses on complex global transactions and counseling relating to digital media planning and buying, advertising and marketing, claim substantiation, software licensing, and intellectual property issues in mergers, acquisitions and investments, unfair competition and trade secrets, and competitive intelligence. Ms. Staba’s recent experience includes assisting businesses with agreements and engagements related to cloud services, mobile applications, and artificial intelligence products. Ms. Staba’s clients span multiple industries including beauty products, home products, sports organizations, media platforms, cloud computing providers, luxury goods, clothing retailers, consumer electronics, and pharmaceutical products. For these clients, she leverages her in-house experience to offer practical, business sensitive guidance and representation. Ms. Staba’s recent representations include: (a) advising consumer product brands on influencer engagements; (b) negotiating technology and joint development agreements related to health related products and pharmaceuticals; (c) counseling and negotiating agreements related to the application of artificial intellectual and machine learning to consumer interactions; and (d) drafting transactional consumer documents for a leading fashion retailer. In addition to her counseling practice, her experience includes litigation of cases involving patents, copyright, trademarks, licenses, and trade secrets in both trial courts and appellate courts. Ms. Staba received her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Boston University and her J.D. degree from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
$329 / Each Additional