Hot Topics and Current Developments in Patent, Trademark, Copyright, and Trade Secrets Law

Date: Friday, February 27, 2015
Time: 8:45 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. with reception following
CLE: Approximately 6.5 hours Illinois CLE Credit (pending approval)
Cost: $195 General Registration
$95 Government, Judicial, or Academic Registration
Free to JMLS Students, Faculty, staff, and IP Advisory Board Members

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only.

Join us for an informative and entertaining preview of life at John Marshall. Fill your evening with as much or as little information as you need—you set the pace and the schedule.

Date: Friday, March 6, 2015
Time: 5 - 7:30 p.m.

Please reply by Monday, March 2.

“Power of persuasion…winning your case in summations in both the criminal and civil arena”
Speaker: Mark Panzavecchia

Date: Monday, March 16, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 hour Illinois or Indiana credit (Pending approval)

CLE credit is being extended to attorneys from Illinois or Indiana only.
"FATCA, FBAR and Other Offshore Issues”
SPEAKER: Mr. Robert McKenzie, Arnstein & Lehr LLP (Chicago, IL)


Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 hour Illinois CLE Credit

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only. Attorneys needing CLE credit from other states are welcome to sign in, pick up the CLE forms and apply to their jurisdictions on their own.
“Law and Policy of Natural Resources and Real Property in China”
SPEAKER: Professor Jianlin Chen; Assistant Professor of Law, The University of Hong Kong


Date: Thursday, March 19, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 hour Illinois CLE Credit

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only.
Co-Sponsors: Center for Intellectual Property, Information and Privacy Law, & Center for International Law

“Climate Change: The Science for Lawyers”
Speakers:
Dr. Donald J. Wuebbles, Harry E. Preble Professor of Atmospheric Science, University of Illinois
David Weisbach, Walter J. Blum Professor, University of Chicago Law School
Tom Skilling, Chief Meteorologist, WGN-TV
Richard Snodgrass, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois
Celeste M.
Co-Sponsors: The John Marshall Law School Moot Court & Office of Alumni Relations Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015
Time: 5 - 7 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, reservations are requested.
Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Time: Noon - 6 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE: There is no CLE credit for this program
"Legal Problems in Data Management: IT & Privacy at the Forefront"

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Cost: General Registration: $75
Student Registration: $25
No charge for JMLS Student Faculty and Staff
CLE: Approximately 5.5 hours Illinois CLE Credit (Pending Approval)

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only. Attorneys needing CLE credit from other states are welcome to sign in, pick up the CLE forms and apply to their jurisdictions on their own.
“Money & Corruption: The World of U.S. Anti-Money Laundering”
Speaker: Katherine Haennicke


Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Brown Bag Lunch
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 Hour Illinois Credit

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only. Attorneys needing CLE credit from other states are welcome to sign in, pick up the CLE forms and apply to their jurisdictions on their own.

Speaker: Cyndi Trostin (JD’91 and LLM’05), Partner, Glick and Trostin, LLC (Chicago, IL)

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Time: Noon - 2 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 Hour Professional Responsibility (Pending)

CLE credit is being extended to Illinois attorneys only. Attorneys needing CLE credit from other states are welcome to sign in, pick up the CLE forms and apply to their jurisdictions on their own.
"A primer on recent developments in Divorce case law and the recently enacted Maintenance statute taking effect on January 1, 2015"
Speaker: Enrico Mirabelli

Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; However advance registration is required.
CLE Credit: Approximately 1 hour Illinois or Indiana credit (Pending approval)

CLE credit is being extended to attorneys from Illinois or Indiana only.
Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Limited to 16 participants. Qualified participants will be accepted on a first come first served basis.
Registration:
Registration Fee: $225
Includes breakfasts, lunches, Wed. Wine Reception, and Spanish Language CLE track

Reduced Registration Fee for Students: $117
Includes breakfasts, lunches, Wed.
Date: Friday, May 22, 2015
Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: $50 John Marshall alumni; $100 General Registration
CLE: Approx. 6 Hours including 6 Professional Responsibility Hours. Pending Approval
Please contact Cliff Scott-Rudnick at 9scott@jmls.edu to request a financial hardship fee adjustment.
Freedom Award Recipient
Neli Vazquez Rowland & Brian Rowland (MS '07)
Founders of A Safe Haven

Distinguished Service Awards Recipients
Hon. Dinah L. Archambeault (‘88)
George Canellis (‘96)
Michael P. Cogan (‘81)
Hon. Thomas W. Murphy (‘79)
Professor Mary T. Nagel (‘88)

Date: Friday, May 29, 2015
Location: The Palmer House

Sponsors’ Private Reception: 11-11:30 a.m.
General Reception and Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Date: Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time: 5 - 7 p.m.
Cost: There is no cost to attend; however, reservations are required

Date: Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Hilton Chicago
International Ballroom, 2nd Floor
720 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

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