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Issue 05/42 | August 31, 2005
Join The Association Of Patent Law Firms

The Association of Patent Law Firms (APLF) is a national association of law firms that devote a majority of their practice to patent law. Please see www.aplf.org for full background information. To date membership and associated benefits have been restricted to patent specialty law firms in the U.S.A.

The APLF is now offering a new level of membership to Faculty, Administration and Students who are concentrating their attention on Intellectual Property at law schools in the U.S.A. Please would you be kind enough to forward this information to the relevant members of your faculty for their review and possible action.

Annual cost (September 1 to August 31 the following year):
  • Faculty - $75 per person
  • Administration - $75 per person
  • Students - $25 per person
Sign Up:
Go to http://www.aplf.org/tmp-ra/normal-signup.htm

Any Questions?:
Contact aplfadmin@aplf.org

Benefits – Faculty/Administration:
  • Access to approximately 2,000 practicing patent, trademark and copyright attorneys with a wide spectrum of specialized skills and experience
  • Direct access to recruiting personnel within the member firms
  • Access to current information on patent law and recently decided cases that can be passed on to students
  • Opportunity to dialogue with peers and members of the profession in special forums
  • Dial in access to monthly Roundtable presentations (long distance charges may apply)
  • Free regular Patent law email updates authored by member attorneys (see archives www.aplf.org/news)
  • The opportunity to present before an audience of in-house and practicing attorneys at Roundtable presentations (see www.aplf.org/events)
  • Opportunity to build personal profile and profile for your law school among key audiences
  • Attend the annual members meeting in Chicago, with the opportunity to present on key topics
  • Opportunity to participate in live events that may be planned cooperatively with the APLF and your Law School
  • Article postings on a new page specifically designated for Faculty use on the APLF website (www.aplf.org)
Benefits – Students:
  • Free student member Job Bank resume posting - resumes will be reviewed by recruiting officers and attorneys at two dozen prestigious patent law firms
  • Guest presentations to final year law students at your school by law firm marketing experts to provide some critical basic instruction to new graduates
  • Special Roundtable presentations on the basics of business development for final year students by law firm marketing experts
  • Direct access to recruiting personnel within the member firms
  • Opportunity to dialogue with other students and members of the profession in special forums
  • Dial in access to monthly Roundtable presentations (long distance charges may apply)
  • Free regular Patent law email updates
The information contained in this email is provided for informational purposes only and does not represent legal advice. Neither the APLF nor the author intends to create an attorney client relationship by providing this information to you through this message.

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