Foley Hoag Associate Joshua Jarvis to Speak at Intellectual Property Owners Association Annual Meeting

August 29, 2014

Foley Hoag LLP intellectual property associate Joshua Jarvis will be a speaker at the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) 42nd Annual Meeting. His panel, entitled “Legal & Brand Protection Issues in Social Media for IP Owners,” focuses on the issues facing IP owners in the social media space, including a review of various federal agencies, laws and regulations; trademark clearance, search and enforcement strategies; use of third party content, including issues relating to communications with and about celebrities; and employment issues in social media.

The IPO annual meeting offers attendees a combination of educational programs, committee meetings, exhibits and networking opportunities. Additional featured speakers at this year's gathering include the Honorable Mr. Justice Marshall Rothstein of the Supreme Court of Canada and Dr. Nathan Myhrvold, founder and CEO of Intellectual Ventures.

The meeting will be held at the Vancouver Convention Center in British Columbia, Canada on September 7-9, 2014.

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