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Welcome to the Orange County Patent Law Association (OCPLA).
OCPLA is an organization made up of intellectual property practitioners including attorneys and agents who specialize in all aspects of intellectual property including patent, trademark, trade dress, copyright and trade secret law. OCPLA has both local and non-local members including out-of-state practitioners and those practicing abroad.
Find out more about the OCPLA here.
Register here for upcoming events.
Our next luncheon meeting is March, 20, 2014. and starts at 12:00 pm. The guest speaker is Heather Linn Rosing, Shareholder & CFO, Klinedinst, P.C. Her topic is: "Risk Management for IP Attorneys".
Please join us for this one hour program to discuss how to effectively manage risk and comply with the ethics rules in your IP practice. The Top 5 malpractice risks for intellectual property counsel in boutique firms—as measured by one insurer— are inadequate representation, conflict of interest, planning error, inadequate discovery, and failure to follow client instruction. We will examine these topics and others, and give practical tips on how to stay in compliance with your ethical obligations and avoid malpractice claims.
OCPLA is open to all persons having an interest in intellectual property law including attorneys, patent attorneys, inventors, investors, legal assistants, paralegals, educators, students and other persons. Join OCPLA to become part of our growing organization or click here to renew your OCPLA membership.