June 14, 2019
Fitch Even partner Joseph T. Nabor will be a panelist for the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law webinar “Trademark Fair Use in the Digital World” on June 18, 2019, at 12 noon CDT.
Part of the Landslide Webinar Series, the program will explore the state of the law on trademark fair use with an emphasis on the doctrine’s applicability to common digital scenarios and will provide an overview on recent judicial developments. The panelists will also summarize the factors weighing for or against trademark fair use, discuss how to employ those factors to evaluate risk scenarios, and share how to implement best practices and tips for assessing trademark fair use fact patterns.
1.5 hours of CLE credit will be available. For more information and to register, please visit the ABA website.
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