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AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting

By Eproint - 14/11/2022

Edy Portal, partner at Eproint, was present at the AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting, which took place at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, from October 27-29, 2022.

The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), founded in 1897, is a national bar association constituted of professionals in private and corporate practice, in government service, and in the academic community.

Its 2022 Annual Meeting was a three-day, multi-track conference to discuss issues that affect practice and topics that keep professionals up-to-date, including:

-Patent Prosecution - The State of Patent Subject Matter Eligibility in the Wake of American Axle.
-Copyright - Recent Law and Trends on Social Media & Influencers.
-Trademark - Trademark Expungement and Reexamination Under the TMA.
-Cybersecurity & Privacy - Risks and Rewards Across the World.
-Elimination of Bias, Diversity in IP Practice.
-Trade Secrets - Navigating the Use of Patent Rules to Measure Trade Secret Damages.
-Post Grant / Litigation - Interplay Between Inter Partes Review and Ex Parte Reexamination.
-Arthrex Update - Director Review: Searching For an Item That the Statue Already Keeps Us From Losing?
-International/Corporate - Duty of Disclosure and Attorney Client Privilege When Coordinating European and US Litigation.
-Global Design Protection Developments.
-Government Contract and Inventions/Data Rights.
-Unified Patent Court and the Unitary Patent.

By Eproint - 14/11/2022
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Whether your company is big or small, at Eproint you are our priority and we can take care of everything regarding legal processes to create and protect your brands, and provide you with an Intellectual Property strategy to achieve your goals.

In El Salvador, Practice Head Edy Guadalupe Portal is a partner at Eproint and has more than 25 years of experience in Intellectual Property. Since 1995, she has been recognized as the Salvadoran voice of Intellectual Property protection for always informing the IP community about changes to IP law and international treaties.

During her career, Mrs. Portal has helped numerous international law firms and in-house counsel with all facets of their IP matters in El Salvador and Central America. Her extensive practice includes work in trademarks, patents, industrial designs, utility models, copyrights, unfair competition, foreign investment, regulatory law/health registrations, licensing, franchising, appellations of origin, geographical indications, IP litigation, fashion law, new technologies, data privacy, cybersecurity, domain names, entertainment law, advertisement law, trade secrets, valuation of intangibles, and IP due diligence. She is also recognized for the great anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting results she has delivered for her clients. She also helps coordinate Latin America Intellectual Property Protection for the firm.