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Live Cary, NC Bar Center | Live Webcast

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Registration: 8:30a
Program: 8:55a-4:15p

Also Available via Video Replay

Click on the "In Depth" tab for tuition, location, hotel, video replay and speaker information.

Don’t miss the 2018 Intellectual Property (IP) Institute for Paralegals!

This annual IP multitrack program covers many relevant topics for IP paralegals and administrators of all experience levels working with patents and/or trademarks and meets North Carolina State Bar Board of Paralegal Certification requirements for recertification.

Practice area-specific breakout sessions as well as ethics and technology updates.

Returning this year are additional breakout sessions on IP Basics.

Planned by the NCBA Paralegal Division

Agenda
  • 8:30a | Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:55 | Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:00 | Internet Domains and General IP Issues | Sullivan
  • 10:00 | Patent Breakout Session | Patent Law Year in Review | Shores
  • 10:00 | Trademark Breakout Session | Applications for Registration as Social Commentary | Timberlake
  • 11:00 | Break
  • 11:15 | Patent Breakout Session | Pharma – PTA and Terminal Disclaimers | Lemon
  • 11:15 | Trademark Breakout Session | Specimens and Acceptable Use | Henderson
  • 12:15p | Networking Lunch (included at Live program only)
  • 1:00 | Patent Breakout Session | Claim Amendments During IPR/CBM/PGR Proceedings | Rinehart
  • 1:00 | Trademark Breakout Session | Trademark Law Year in Review | Gatling
  • 2:00 | Break
  • 2:15 | Ethics and Patent Law | Ferrario
  • 3:15 | Technology – Tools, Tips and Legal Technology Trends for Today’s Paralegal | Turner
  • 4:15 | Adjourn
Web Event Information
Start Time:
April 26, 2018 8:55 AM Eastern
7:55 AM Central, 6:55 AM Mountain, 5:55 AM Pacific
Add to Calendar:
Estimated Length:
7 hours, 20 minutes
Registration Time Remaining:
4 days, 10 hours
Paralegal Division Member Price:
$275.00
Non-Member Price:
$405.00
2018 IP Institute for Paralegals

Registration Tuition Options:  

 
LIVE and VIDEO REPLAY WEBCAST

Early Bird
   
Save $45 by registering early!
LIVE CARY
early bird expires 
April 19

Early Bird and Membership discounts will automatically be applied at checkout.
Regular  
NCBA Paralegal Division Member $205 $250 $275
Non-Member $335 $380 $405
CLE Passport 6 tokens 
Paralegal Division Student Member $25 N/A
 


LIVE CARY Program Location and Local Hotel Accommodations:

Program Location

NC Bar Center
8000 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC 27513 Directions | 800.228.3402 | Dorsett Auditorium 

Local Hotel Accommodations


Embassy Suites
201 Harrison Oaks Boulevard, Cary Directions 

Rates | $169 
Includes full cooked-to-order breakfast and manager's evening reception

Reservations Click here to register online. Web reservation preferred: select dates and click "add special rate code.  Enter 2691626.


TownePlace Suites by Marriott

120 Sage Commons Way, Cary Directions

Rates | $114 studio queen with sleeper sofa (Sunday-Thursday) 
Includes complimentary hot breakfast

Reservations
| 919.678.0005 
Ask for the NC Bar Association corporate rate


Video Locations:

NC State Bar rules require a minimum number of pre-registered active State Bar members. 
The NCBA reserves the right to cancel any video program prior to the program date if registrations do not meet the NC State Bar requirement.


Save $45 on a video replay program by registering early!


Cary | NC Bar Center | Tuesday, June 12, 2018
8000 Weston Parkway Directions | 800.228.3402 | Dorsett Auditorium
Registration: 8:45a | Program: 9:00a-3:30p
#704BAR | Early Bird June 5


Charlotte | Hampton Inn & Suites Charlotte SouthPark at Phillips Place | Friday, June 29, 2018

6700 Phillips Place Court Directions | 704.319.5700 | Conference Room
Registration: 8:45a | Program: 9:00a-3:30p
#704CHA | Early Bird June 22

 

Speaker Information
Matias Ferrario   [ view bio ]
Kimberly B Gatling   [ view bio ]
Harris W Henderson   [ view bio ]
Shawna C Lemon PhD   [ view bio ]
Stephanie C Minor, ACP, NCCP   [ view bio ]
Andrew W 'Andy' Rinehart   [ view bio ]
Melissa C Saunders, ACP, NCCP   [ view bio ]
Andrew R Shores   [ view bio ]
Toyce E Southern, NCCP   [ view bio ]
Jacob R 'Jake' Sullivan   [ view bio ]
Ed Timberlake   [ view bio ]
Pegeen Turner   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 6.00
General: 5.00
Ethics/Professional Responsibility: 1.00
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Paralegal Division Member: $250.00
Non-Member Price: $380.00
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Non-Member Price: $405.00
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Non-Member Price: $380.00
CHARLOTTE VIDEO REPLAY Friday, June 29, 2018 | #704CHA
Paralegal Division Member: $250.00
Non-Member Price: $380.00