January 25, 2019

Additional Information

Americans with Disabilities Act

If special arrangements are necessary for individuals with disabilities to attend this conference, please contact Carey Farley, at the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654, or 312-988-5595 or carey.farley@americanbar.org by March 27, 2019. 

Special Tuition Assistance

A limited number of registration fee reductions are available for government employees, academics, law students, and public interest lawyers employed with nonprofit organizations. (Waivers valued up to 50% off the appropriate registration rate are possible.) There will be no full tuition waivers offered. The fee-reductions will be determined on a one-time only, case-by-case, first-come-first-serve basis. To apply, send a letter outlining the basis for your request of a fee reduction to Michael Kesler, Program Associate, ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654 or Michael.kesler@americanbar.org. Deadline for receipt: March 27, 2019. No cases will be considered after the deadline, and all standard registration fee rates will apply after March 27. 

Cancellation Policy

Registrants who are unable to attend the conference will receive a refund less a $100 administrative fee if a written cancellation is received by March 27, 2019. Cancellation requests should be e-mailed to Michael Kesler at michael.kesler@americanbar.org. (The administrative fee for cancellation is $50 for Corporate Counsel, Law Student, and Government and Public Sector fee categories.) No refunds will be granted after March 27, 2019. Vouchers for future programs will not be provided. Proxy substitutions are acceptable. The ABA reserves the right to cancel any program and assumes no responsibility for personal expenses.