To claim CLE credit, view by: February 27, 2022
Through December 31, 2023, Minnesota-licensed attorneys can satisfy continuing legal education requirements by viewing and reporting up to 30 credits of on demand programming. Effective the first reporting period after January 1, 2024, there is no limit. Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.
Originally presented: December 11, 2019 | Course length: 6.0 hours
IP Issues in Commercial Agreements (60 MINUTES)
Intellectual property frequently plays an important role in commercial agreements. Even when intellectual property isn’t driving the deal, it’s still important to understand and address the intellectual property issues that can arise in these transactions. This kickoff session will discuss some of the key intellectual property issues to consider when drafting or negotiating common commercial agreements, including: License; R & D; Supply; Consulting; Software Development; Material Transfer; and Non-Disclosure.
– David C. West; Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.; Minneapolis
Dispute-Resolution Clauses in IP Contracts – Top Tips to Achieve the Best Outcomes for Your Client Pre- and Post-Dispute (60 MINUTES)
Get the perspective of experienced IP litigator, mediator and arbitrator Felicia Boyd on do’s and don’ts for shaping dispute-resolution clauses to include in IP contracts – as well as drafting and negotiating provisions within settlement agreements should disputes later arise.
– Felicia J. Boyd; Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP; Minneapolis
Open Source – Answers to Today’s Most Pressing Questions (60 MINUTES)
A can’t-miss session that tackles – from both the buyer and the provider sides – key open source issues in domestic and multi-jurisdictional business process and sourcing transactions. Learn about the current enforcement climate, what licenses clients are particularly worried about, and what more innovative companies are doing to ensure compliance.
– Peter R. George; Baker & McKenzie LLP; Chicago
They Can’t Take It with Them, Can They? Protecting Your IP Through Employment Contracts and Independent Contractor Agreements (60 MINUTES)
This session provides an update on the intellectual property rules that apply to relationships with employees and contractors, and offers practical guidance on how best to draft enforceable agreements to protect your company’s investments.
– Marko J. Mrkonich; Littler Mendelson P.C.; Minneapolis
IP Considerations in Data Contracts (60 MINUTES)
Whether it’s “big data” or “little data” that’s involved, its transfer, sharing and sale has numerous intellectual property implications. Join us for this session to learn about drafting and negotiating key provisions impacting IP rights, along with a brief discussion about data privacy compliance requirements that you can’t overlook.
– Katheryn A. Andresen, Course Chair; Nilan Johnson Lewis PA; Minneapolis
10 Tips for Effective Ongoing Contract Maintenance (60 MINUTES)
Help your clients identify and implement effective processes and practices in the ongoing maintenance and review of contracts involving intellectual property – including tracking termination dates, documenting changes/disputes, adding subsequent statements of work/services, and more. An experienced in-house counsel shares 10 important tips!
– Gregory C. Brown; Director, Transactional Law Services, Office of General Counsel, University of Minnesota; Minneapolis
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Minnesota CLE has applied to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits you may claim for attending this program is 6.0 credits.
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.