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JOIN US FOR THE 30TH ANNUAL INSTITUTE ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the Annual Institute on Intellectual Property. It will be held October 9-11, 2014 at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center in Galveston, Texas. Several special events are planned for this year to celebrate the past 30 years of the Institute.

Special Events

To be determined.

Materials

Speakers' papers will be provided in an electronic format. A flash drive containing the papers will be included in the registration fee and will be distributed during registration. You may purchase the materials in paper or electronic format without attending the conference for the fee specified on the registration form. Program materials underwritten by Jones Day and DW Legal.

Refunds

Refunds will be made only if they are requested in writing and postmarked no later than September 4, 2014. If you do not attend the program and do not request a refund, you will be mailed the materials in electronic format.

Minimum Continuing Legal Education

This program has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of Texas for 14.75 hours, including 3.25 hours of ethics credit.

Hotel

The Institute will be held at the luxurious and convenient Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center in Galveston. For those who sign up before September 12, 2014, the hotel is offering a special rate.

Location
The Moody Gardens Hotel is located in Galveston, Texas, on Hope Boulevard. From Houston, take I-45 South and exit at 61st Street. Turn right on 61st Street and again on Stewart Road. From Stewart Road, stay in the right lane to go onto Jones Road. Turn right onto Hope Boulevard. The hotel will be on your right.

Hotel Rooms
A block of rooms has been reserved and is now available at special conference rates. Make your reservation directly with the Moody Gardens Hotel by phone at 888.388.8484

The deadline for making your reservation to guarantee a room at the special rate is September 4, 2014. After this date, reservations are made on a space-available basis only.

Moody Gardens Hotel
7 Hope Boulevard
Galveston Island, Texas 77554
888.388.8484 or 409.741.8484

Single:$146/night
Double:$146/night
Triple:$146/night
Quad:$146/night
Jacuzzi Suite:    $310/night

Any cancellations must be received at least 48 hours prior to arrival date. All requests subject to availability. Reservations will be onsidered tentative unless guaranteed by first night's deposit or major credit card.

Texas CLE credit for the 2012 Institute may be claimed online via the "My Bar Page" at texasbar.com. The Texas Bar CLE course number is 901254592. Total accreditation was 14.25 hours of participatory credit with 2.5 hours of ethics.

2013 Annual Institute

Papers not available on the flash drive at the 2013 Institute may be downloaded here.

2012 Annual Institute

Papers not available on the flash drive at the 2012 Institute may be downloaded here.

2011 Annual Institute

Papers that were received too late to be included in the materials distributed at the 2011 Insititute may be downloaded here

2010 Annual Institute

2010 Institute Survey

2008 Annual Institute

Papers that were received too late to be included in the materials distributed at the 2008 Institute may be downloaded here.

2007 Annual Institute

Papers that were received too late to be included in the materials distributed at the 2007 Institute may be downloaded here.