47th Annual IP Institute

47th IP Institute 

Program Materials

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Evaluation Form  

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MCLE Certificate

Download your MCLE certificates for your records. Session attendance is reported to the California State Bar. To ensure attendance, please scan or sign in at the beginning of each session to receive credit. 


Friday, November 3, 2023 

9:00AM - 10:00AM 

IP Valuation "Nuts and Bolts" for IP Lawyers 

Materials: IP Valuation Nuts and Bolts for IP Lawyers.pdf 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/9tukDa5WJh5icDd9A 

MCLE Certificate: 1. IP Valuation Nuts and Bolts_MCLE CERT.pdf

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

Protecting and Enforcing Your IP in Virtual Environments 

Materials: ROM materials for panel.docx

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/6n74bYKCftK8Cytb8 

MCLE Certificate: 2. Protecting and Enforcing Your IP_MCLE CERT.pdf 


Safe Harbor - Drug Development and Research Tools 

Materials: 23.10.31 Safe Harbor Presentation Ghosh Shear Raich.pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/H8SSJyYdhC7ycBZw6 

MCLE Certificate: 3. Safe Harbor – Drug Development_MCLE CERT.pdf


11:30AM - 12:30PM 

Generative AI and Copyright: Where We Are 

Materials: Reuters v. ROSS - District Court First to Consider.pdf

Court Says No Human Author, No Copyright (but Human Authorship of GenAI Outputs Remains Uncertain).pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/VZyGLexswHUX6Lgv5 

MCLE Certificate: 4. Generative AI and Copyright_MCLE CERT.pdf


Patent Litigation Trends: What the Numbers Reveal About Resolving Patent Disputes in District Court and at the PTAB

Materials: CLA_ip-institute-2023_Template_PowerPoint_ Litigation Trends.pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/RD5irjqBuMw7kJac7 

MCLE Certificate: 5. Patent Litigation Trends_MCLE CERT.pdf


2:00PM - 3:00PM 

No Love in "The House That Ruth Built". Black Musical Performance and the Scourge of Copyright Law 


Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/vjBjw15gZZWuCtWt6 

MCLE Certificate: 6. No Love in “The House That Ruth Built”_MCLE CERT.pdf 


3:15PM - 4:15PM 

Heating Up Alphabet Soup: An Update on State Privacy Laws from CCPA, VCDPA, and Beyond 

Materials: CLA_IntellectualPropertyLaw_Heating Up Soup.pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/cvtexPP5X4dSmJBS8 

MCLE Certificate: 7. Heating Up Alphabet Soup_MCLE CERT.pdf


Trademark Licensing as Brand Strategy and Business Driver 

Materials: Trademark Licensing_IP Institute_Final.pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/FEV2NVXyJYdUvS6T9 

MCLE Certificate: 8. Trademark Licensing as Brand Strategy_MCLE CERT.pdf


Saturday, November 4, 2023 

9:00AM - 10:00AM 

Leveraging the TMA: Strategies for Successful Expungements and Reexaminations 

Materials: CLA_IP-Institute_TMA pres 10.27.2023.pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/MHSCC9g6EGGsHKE57 

MCLE Certificate: 9. Leveraging the TMA_MCLE CERT.pdf


Patent Year in Review: US and Europe 

Materials: 2023 US and European Patent Law- CLA.pptx.pdf 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/QsXwhHbfqEYD68jf7 

MCLE Certificate: 10. Patent Year in Review_MCLE CERT.pdf 


10:15AM - 11:15AM 

Keynote Speaker - Section 230: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly 

Materials: Section 230 The Good, the Bad, the Ugly.docx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/STmqeAtbCBMauUxV6 

MCLE Certificate: 11. Keynote Speaker-Section 230_MCLE CERT.pdf 


2:00PM - 3:00PM 

Supreme Court Copyright & Trademark Year in Review and Look-Ahead 

Materials: CLA IP Institute 2023 - TM and CR Supreme Court Year in Review and Look-Ahead (FINAL) (002).pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/psAHcbcnQXBghaFm6 

MCLE Certificate: 13. Supreme Court Copyright & Trademark_MCLE CERT.pdf 


Advising AI Clients: Innovation, Challenges, and Future

Materials: Advising A Clients.docx

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/XSj6ehDsSS3fYGJ46 

MCLE Certificate: 14. Advising AI Clients_MCLE CERT.pdf


3:15PM - 4:15PM 

Rule 8.3, AI, and Other Hot Topics in Legal Ethics 

Materials: CLA_ip-institute-2023_Rule 8.3 AI and Other Legal Ethics - (2023).pptx 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/qrZhfyeuj3rhCPTi8 

MCLE Certificate: 15. Rule 8.3, AI, and Other Hot Topics_MCLE CERT.pdf 


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