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The Houston Intellectual Property Law Association is an organization of Intellectual Property lawyers and law student affiliates primarily in the Houston, Texas area. Through regular meetings, sponsored CLE opportunities, and amicus briefs, HIPLA promotes the development and understanding of Intellectual Property Law.
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The 2014 Institute on Intellectual Property will be held October 9-11 at Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston. Online registration is now available.
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Register for the 2014 Institute.

Registration is open for the September luncheon with CLE, Wednesday, September 15 at Fleming's River Oaks location. Paul Krieger, Of Counsel at JL Salazar Law Firm and Ryan Gum, Managing IP Counsel at National Oilwell Varco will present Washington Redskins and the Evolving Law on Disparaging Trademarks
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Save the date for the Fall HIPLA Happy Hour, Thursday, October 23 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Celtic Gardens.
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The HIPLA membership database is self-managing via a password-protected process. Go to the administrative page to have your password emailed to you. Then update your own membership information yourself!

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2012 Annual Institute on Intellectual Property
The 28th Annual IP Institute was held at Moody Gardens in Galveston on October 4-6. CLE information is available on the Institute information page
Details here
Institute Brochure