June 21, 2018 Speaker Series-Design Patents

Announcement Description

Dear Patent Agents:


Please join us Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST  for our monthly Patent Agent Committee teleconference. 


Title: US Design Patents Overview; Slides for this week’s teleconference are attached to this email.


Bio:  Margaret Polson is the founder and principal attorney for Polson Intellectual Property Law. Overseeing the preparation and prosecution of utility and design patent applications, trademarks, and copyrights, she also assists clients with licensing and intellectual property strategy and management. In the United States, Ms. Polson has drafted, prosecuted and enforced utility patents for diverse clients and obtained patents in a wide variety of technical areas, from drilling tools to computer controlled rock saws, complex amusement rides, and vegetable-based engine oil. She helps multinational corporations protect their intellectual property worldwide, including IP strategy, patent portfolio management, and enforcement.  Ms. Polson also has obtained almost a thousand design patents for her clients on a wide variety of commercial products.   Ms. Polson is the immediate past Chair of the Industrial Designs Committee of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), and was chair of the Hague implementation sub-committee for AIPLA. 


Please find call-in information below:


Patent Agents Committee Meeting - March 22th 
Thu, June 21, 2018 3:00 PM EST 

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 

You can also dial in using your phone. 
United States: +1 (786) 535-3211

Access Code: 767-901-693

First GoToMeeting? Let's do a quick system check: https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check



Meghana Gupta

Outreach & Communications Subcommittee

AIPLA Patent Agents Committee​




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