The Intellectual Property Section educates and informs members of developments in a variety of intellectual property areas, including trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights, patents, service marks, computer law, and other related issues. The Section is committed to keeping its members fully informed of the latest developments in this ever-expanding field and to provide opportunities to exchange ideas, approaches and experiences relating to intellectual property law. The Intellectual Property Section aids its members in keeping pace with the accelerating developments in the many fields closely associated with patents, trademarks and copyrights and provides a forum for the discussion of questions of vital interest to all lawyers concerned with intellectual property rights.
from the Summer 2012 issue of The Mississippi Lawyer
Intellectual Property Section Newsletters:
To download a copy of a summary chart with a general description of the different IP rights, click here.
Helpful Section Interest Links:
The United States Patent and Trademark Office
United States Copyright Office
Bar Hosts the 2013 Section Orientation
Over 50 new Section Officers attended the FY 2013-2014 Orientation Session in August 2013. The half-day program is designed to familiarize new Section leaders with their duties and brief them on resources available to them through the Bar. This year's session included an overview by MS Bar President Guy Mitchell.
Intellectual Property Section Officers for 2013-2014 include Molly Fergusson, Chair, and Jason Bush, Vice-Chair.
Intellectual Property Section
2014-2015 Executive Committee