BWSM Attorneys Play Key Role in the OCBA IP Committee for 2016-2017

September 10, 2016—After a year hiatus, BWSM is again leading the Orange County Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Committee. Shanti Hill is Chair of the Committee for 2016-2017, and Erica Cipparone is Co-Chair. In addition to her role as Chair, Shanti kicked off the committee meetings this term with a presentation entitled “Copyright Litigation Post-Petrella v. MGM: Special Issues with Old Infringements.” Kevin Wimberly is scheduled to provide a presentation entitled “How Florida’s Medical Marijuana Vote Might Affect IP” on October 4, 2016. Then, as part of a three-hour Continuing Legal Education program on November 4, 2016, Terry Sanks is providing a presentation on “Recent Trade Secrets Protection Developments and Practitioners’ Tips: What is the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016? How Does It Vary from the Florida Uniform Trade Secrets Act?”