Section of Intellectual Property Law

From its strength within the American Bar Association, the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law (ABA-IPL) advances the development and improvement of intellectual property laws and their fair and just administration. The Section furthers the goals of its members by sharing knowledge and balanced insight on the full spectrum of intellectual property law and practice, including patents, trademarks, copyright, design, and trade secrets. All ABA-IPL Section live webinars are FREE to Section members through August 31, 2021. 

Join the ABA-IPL Section

ABA lawyer and associate members can join the ABA-IPL Section for $105. FREE for law students.

Introducing IP Fall Institute

Virtual CLE Programming & Networking Experience. The ABA-IPL Section presents the IP Fall Institute, September 29 – October 2, 2020, a new virtual experience for our educational programming. The exceptional CLE programming you expect, now just clicks away. The IP Fall Institute virtual agenda consists of 16 CLE programs, planned throughout 4 days to accommodate everyone’s busy schedules; attend all programs and networking sessions or select individual programs targeted to your practice.

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Special Member Benefit!

All ABA-IPL Section live webinars are FREE to Section members through August 31, 2021. Don’t forget to sign-up and check them out.

Advertise with LANDSLIDE ®

LANDSLIDE® magazine is a unique intellectual property law source for the members of the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law.

IPL Connect

Join this new, exclusive online community site for ABA-IPL Section members to connect and interact through interactive discussions, content sharing and much more.

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IP is All Around Us® Video Series

The IP Is All Around Us® series highlights patent, trademark, copyright, and other intellectual property in real life situations. Produced by ABA-IPL's Young Lawyers.

Interested in joining an ABA-IPL Committee?

Section members can join any committee. Participate in one or more substantive committees and gain a deeper understanding of current issues.

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eNews

Stay informed on the latest projects, initiatives, and activities of the Section and our committees through this monthly e-newsletter, including information on opportunities for you to get involved.

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July 2020 - Issue

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