Design law is the strategic application of patent, trademark, and copyright law to the design of physical and digital articles of manufacture. Successful military, industrial, medical, and consumer product firms employ design law to protect their goods from infringement for the span of their commercial lives.
Intellectual property attorneys typically specialize in one or two of the primary IP fields, but not all three. Manufacturers should involve all of their IP attorneys during the product development stage because securing federal patent, trademark, or copyright registration is date-critical. Flann Lippincott, of Lippincott IP LLC, directs this presentation to IP attorneys who can benefit from understanding how the three IP specialties interact when applied to designs. Understanding the role of product functionality across disciplines is key to crafting a comprehensive long-term strategy.
Flann incorporates her experience as an industrial designer and entrepreneur into a visual presentation that informs by applying design law to two iconic products. Due to the broad scope of this presentation, this program is intended for viewers who already possess a basic knowledge of
Practical applications and examples were apropos to her underlying [sic?] harmonious & overlapping areas of professional expertise. Very enjoyable and informative presentation. Thank you.
I was surprised at how much I enjoyed this program and how superb the instructor's presentation and materials were!
She does a nice job with her examples!
Really thought it was good.
Excellent practical presentation with illustrative representations
perfect timing for this course for me. About to file a copyright case related to topic
VERY well done
I appreciated the aspect of how to discuss the law and how it applies to your client base. This is an explanation that I believe to be very helpful.
Excellent presentation. One of the best IP CLE courses on Lawline!! Thank you.
Not an IP attorney, but this was an excellent course.
Presenter very well informed and presented material in understandable terms.
This was a very good and informative presentation.
Good treatment of a complex legal area. The examples at the end were a very good idea.
Excellent. Thank you.
Presenter's use of examples effectively conveyed the course material.
Liked the props, really added to the discussion.
Very good presenter and accompanying materials