December 20, 2013
Fitch Even partner Thomas F. Lebens has been appointed Co-Chair of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Subcommittee of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Trade Secret Law Committee. His term will run from January 1, 2014, through December 31, 2015.
The AIPLA Trade Secret Committee reports on the laws, practices, and judicial decisions relating to unfair competition, including the protection of trade secrets and other data maintained in confidence, interferences with contractual relationships, trade libel, and slander. The Cybersecurity and Privacy Subcommittee is primarily responsible for analyzing important developments in cybersecurity and advising the Trade Secret Committee of key issues.
Tom is a licensed patent attorney specializing in the prosecution of patent, trademark, and copyright applications, as well as matters involving intellectual property and business strategy, licensing, and infringement issues.