An interview with Carrie Webb Olson, head of Day Pitney's Trademark Copyright and Advertising practice group, appeared as part of Law360's Q&A series on May 9. Discussing her most challenging case, Carrie said that the experience taught her "the importance of (1) including intellectual property counsel to the deal team from the beginning; (2) the diligence that is required to ensure a smooth transition of IP assets post-closing; (3) basic IP ownership hygiene, particularly before the acquisition and/or divestiture of assets; and (4) excellent IP paralegal."
On November 5, Philip Pacelli will be speaking at Intellectual Property: Tips for General Practitioners, a CLE program being presented by the Young Lawyers Section of the Connecticut Bar Association and held at the CBA Law Center in New Britain, CT.
On October 2, partner Cathy O'Connor will serve as a moderator at "Advertising and Marketing Pitfalls: Staying on the Right Side of the Law," a program presented by the Entertainment, Media & IP Law Committee of the Fairfield County Bar Association and held in Stamford, CT.
On September 27 and 28, Day Pitney will be hosting "Canadian Update on Trademark Law for U.S. Practitioners," a roundtable program presented by the International Trademark Association (INTA).
Mark Salah Morgan authored an article, "Strengthening Egypt's IP Laws Could Help Fight Brain Drain," which was published in Law360.
On June 8 and June 9, Jeremy Blackowicz co-moderated the two-day American Intellectual Property Law Association Trademark Bootcamp, which is now in its ninth year, including presenting the “introduction to Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Practice” session during day two of the event.
On October 26, Day Pitney LLP hosted a program on entrepreneurship and innovation with the Consulate General of Israel to New England and the New England Israel Business Council at the firm's Boston office.
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Carrie Webb Olson, Elizabeth A. Alquist and Mitchell R. Harris have been selected as winners of the Lexology Client Choice Awards USA & Canada 2017.
Richard Brown was quoted in an article, "Winery Sues NJ Turnpike Authority to Defend Right to Use Highway Sign in Logo," in The New Jersey Law Journal.
Carrie Webb Olson was featured in a podcast, "On Slants and ‘Skins: Supreme Court may tackle 'offensive' trademarks," in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. In the podcast, she discusses the significance of the recent trademark cases involving The Slants and The Redskins.