Upcoming events

    • December 14, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
    • Cadillac Bar, 1802 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007
    • 30
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    Holiday Fiesta Luncheon!




    Please join us for a festive Tex-Mex lunch,

    featuring IP fellowship, holiday libations, 

    and a sneak preview of HIPLA's programs for Spring 2023.


    Wednesday, December 14, 2022

    11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

    Register early and save!  
    Registration fees increase after Dec. 6.


    Cadillac Bar

    1802 Shepherd Dr (at Interstate 10)

    Houston, TX 77007

    https://www.cadillacbar.com


    Recommended dress for the Holiday Luncheon is CASUALand silly Christmas sweaters are especially welcome.


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    Let them know you're going!  

    Share this event with your colleagues and on social media by using this link and the hashtag #HIPLA:

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    Registration is now open for HIPLA's January CLE luncheon:

    Save your seat today!

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    Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

    HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

    • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

    • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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    • December 21, 2022
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

    • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
    • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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    HISD Last Day of Classes

    https://www.houstonisd.org/_calendars


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    Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

    HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

    • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

    • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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    • December 25, 2022
    • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


    • January 02, 2023
    • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


    • January 06, 2023
    • 11:00 PM - 11:59 PM




    Details of the 2022-2023 scholarship program can be found on HIPLA's scholarship page.


    • January 09, 2023
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

    • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
    • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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    HISD First Day of Classes

    https://www.houstonisd.org/_calendars


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    Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

    HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

    • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

    • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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    • January 16, 2023
    • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


    • January 18, 2023
    • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Online via Teams

    Monthly meeting of the HIPLA Board of Directors.  

    For the current roster of officers and directors, please visit https://hipla.org/Officers


    • January 19, 2023
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • TBD

    Register early and save!  Registration fees increase $10 after Jan. 10.


    Agenda for HIPLA CLE lunches:

    • Meeting opens at 11:30 AM for lunch and networking.
    • Call to order and announcements at approximately 11:50 AM.
    • CLE program begins promptly at 12:00 noon and adjourns no later than 1:00 PM.
    • Dress for HIPLA CLE lunches is business casual.  Suits are not expected.
    • To invite friends or colleagues, please share the event link from the HIPLA events calendar or from "Let them know you're coming!" below.
    • If you have any questions, please contact the HIPLA Meetings & Programs Chairs:


    Topic:

     

    Ethics of Technology in Patent Examination: Artificial Intelligence, Biotech & Data


    Speaker:


    Cherie Poland, J.D., M.Eng., M.S., M.A.

    • Principal, Investigator & Subject Matter Expert in Complex Adaptive Dynamical Systems, Private Researrc Consortium
    • Former Artificial Intelligence Research Fellow, US Army Research Laboratory
    • Former Primary Patent Examiner, USPTO

    1 hour of Texas CLE credit pending.


    Location:

    Stay tuned for location details!

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    Let them know you're coming!  

    Share this program with your colleagues and on social media by using these images/links and the hashtag #HIPLA:

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    Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

    HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for CLE programs for 2022-2023:

    • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  
    • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • January 31, 2023
      • 12:00 AM
      • February 03, 2023
      • 11:59 PM
      • Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA, USA

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      AIPLA Mid-Winter Institute

      January 30-February 3, 2023

      https://www.aipla.org/detail/event/2023/01/31/default-calendar/aipla-2023-mid-winter-institute


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • February 02, 2023
      • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court

      https://inns.innsofcourt.org/for-members/inns/the-honorable-nancy-f-atlas-intellectual-property-american-inn-of-court.aspx

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • February 15, 2023
      • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
      • Online via Teams

      Monthly meeting of the HIPLA Board of Directors.  

      For the current roster of officers and directors, please visit https://hipla.org/Officers


      • February 20, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • February 21, 2023
      • 8:30 AM - 11:00 PM

      HIPLA cordially wishes all our members and friends a . . .



      • February 23, 2023
      • 8:00 AM
      • February 24, 2023
      • 7:00 PM
      • Houston (location TBA)

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      Texas Bar CLE: Advanced Intellectual Property Law 2023


      Check https://www.texasbarcle.com two months before course for program, hotel, and registration details.


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • February 23, 2023
      • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
      • Houston (location TBA)

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      Texas Bar CLE: Women in IP Law

      Check https://www.texasbarcle.com two months before course for program, hotel, and registration details.

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • March 02, 2023
      • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court

      https://inns.innsofcourt.org/for-members/inns/the-honorable-nancy-f-atlas-intellectual-property-american-inn-of-court.aspx

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • March 13, 2023
      • 12:00 AM
      • March 17, 2023
      • 11:59 PM

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      HISD Spring Break

      https://www.houstonisd.org/_calendars


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • March 15, 2023
      • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
      • Online via Teams

      Monthly meeting of the HIPLA Board of Directors.  

      For the current roster of officers and directors, please visit https://hipla.org/Officers


      • April 05, 2023
      • 5:00 PM
      • April 06, 2023
      • 5:00 PM


      • April 07, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • April 09, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • April 12, 2023
      • 12:00 AM
      • April 14, 2023
      • 11:59 PM
      • Washington DC

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      ABA Intellectual Property Law Section

      Annual Meeting

      April 12-14, 2023

      https://www.aipla.org/detail/event/2023/01/31/default-calendar/aipla-2023-mid-winter-institute

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • April 13, 2023
      • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court

      https://inns.innsofcourt.org/for-members/inns/the-honorable-nancy-f-atlas-intellectual-property-american-inn-of-court.aspx

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • May 29, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • May 31, 2023
      • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      HISD Last Day of Classes

      https://www.houstonisd.org/_calendars


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • June 22, 2023
      • 12:00 AM
      • June 23, 2023
      • 11:59 PM
      • JW Marriott, Austin

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting

      https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Events/AnnualMeeting/Future_Dates/default.htm


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • July 04, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • September 04, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • September 15, 2023
      • 5:00 PM
      • September 16, 2023
      • 11:59 PM


      • September 24, 2023
      • 5:00 PM
      • September 25, 2023
      • 11:59 PM


      • October 19, 2023
      • 12:00 AM
      • October 21, 2023
      • 11:59 PM
      • Gaylord National Resort, National Harbor, MD

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      AIPLA 2023 Annual Meeting

      October 19-21, 2023

      https://www.aipla.org/detail/event/2023/10/19/default-calendar/aipla-2023-annual-meeting 

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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • November 07, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • November 10, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • November 23, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • December 25, 2023
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • January 01, 2024
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • January 15, 2024
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • February 13, 2024
      • 8:30 AM - 11:00 PM

      HIPLA cordially wishes all our members and friends a . . .



      • February 19, 2024
      • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


      • June 20, 2024
      • 12:00 AM
      • June 21, 2024
      • 11:59 PM
      • Hilton Anatole, Dallas

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting

      https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Events/AnnualMeeting/Future_Dates/default.htm


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • June 19, 2025
      • 12:00 AM
      • June 20, 2025
      • 11:59 PM
      • JW Marriott, San Antonio Hill Country

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting

      https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Events/AnnualMeeting/Future_Dates/default.htm


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • June 11, 2026
      • 12:00 AM
      • June 12, 2026
      • 11:59 PM
      • Marriott Marquis, Houston

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting

      https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Events/AnnualMeeting/Future_Dates/default.htm


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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      • June 17, 2027
      • 12:00 AM
      • June 18, 2027
      • 11:59 PM
      • Omni Fort Worth

      HIPLA is pleased to share notice of certain non-HIPLA events that may be of interest to HIPLA members:

      • For these events, please confirm the event details with the host organization, as HIPLA makes no representations regarding the accuracy of the information presented here. 
      • To recommend an event for inclusion, please contact George Webb, HIPLA Meeting Arrangements & Programs Chair, at (713) 348-2704 or gwebb@rice.edu

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      State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting

      https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Events/AnnualMeeting/Future_Dates/default.htm


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      Have an idea for HIPLA's next CLE?

      HIPLA welcomes members to submit proposals for future CLE programs:

      • Proposed topics should be authoritative, timely, and of practical interest to IP attorneys and patent agents who are HIPLA's members.  

      • For details and to submit a proposal, please visit our new portal at https://forms.gle/rKhBr6rMafbw1RVEA 

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    Past events

    November 24, 2022 [observance] Thanksgiving
    November 16, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    November 16, 2022 HIPLA November CLE Luncheon with Judge Gilmore
    November 16, 2022 HIPLA Fall Institute Sponsorship
    November 11, 2022 [observance] Veterans Day
    November 03, 2022 HIPLA Inventor of the Year Happy Hour
    November 01, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    October 27, 2022 [other] AIPLA 2022 Annual Meeting
    October 26, 2022 [other] Eastern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference
    October 25, 2022 [other] Southern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference
    October 20, 2022 Launching Alternative Engineering Trajectories: Careers in IP for Engineers
    October 19, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    October 06, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    October 04, 2022 [observance] Yom Kippur
    September 29, 2022 38th Annual Fall Institute on Intellectual Property Law
    September 25, 2022 [observance] Rosh Hashanah
    September 23, 2022 [other] John M. O'Quinn Law Building Dedication Conference
    September 21, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    September 20, 2022 Networking Lunch: Inner Loop
    September 18, 2022 [other] IPO 2022 Annual Meeting
    September 14, 2022 HIPLA September CLE Luncheon
    September 10, 2022 [other] 2022 AIPPI World Congress
    September 09, 2022 [other] Federal Circuit Judicial Conference
    September 09, 2022 LES Houston Chapter IP & Licensing Basics CLE
    September 05, 2022 [observance] Labor Day
    September 01, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court New Member Orientation
    August 22, 2022 [other] HISD first day of classes
    August 17, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    August 03, 2022 [other] ABA Annual Meeting
    July 20, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    July 17, 2022 [other] National Association of Patent Practitioners Annual Meeting and Conference
    July 04, 2022 [observance] Independence Day
    June 28, 2022 Networking Lunch: Energy Corridor
    June 23, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court 10th Anniversary Celebration
    June 15, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    June 15, 2022 [other] FCBA Bench & Bar® Conference
    June 09, 2022 [other] State Bar of Texas IP Section Annual Meeting
    June 04, 2022 [other] UH IPIL Symposium
    May 31, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    May 30, 2022 [observance] Memorial Day
    May 25, 2022 HIPLA May CLE Luncheon: Inclusion & Diversity in IP (1 hr ethics)
    May 18, 2022 Thinks & Drinks: Artificial Intelligence
    May 17, 2022 [other] AIPLA 2022 Spring Meeting
    May 12, 2022 HIPLA Spring Happy Hour
    May 12, 2022 Nomination deadline: HIPLA Inventor of the Year
    May 05, 2022 Sink-O de Mayo - HIPLA Golf Tournament 2022
    April 30, 2022 [other] INTA 2022 Annual Meeting
    April 28, 2022 HIPLA's Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary
    April 26, 2022 World IP Day
    April 20, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    April 19, 2022 Networking Lunch: Inner Loop
    April 17, 2022 [observance] Easter
    April 15, 2022 [observance] First day of Passover
    April 15, 2022 [observance] Good Friday
    April 12, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    April 05, 2022 [other] ABA Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting
    April 04, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    March 29, 2022 HIPLA Annual Meeting and Elections
    March 25, 2022 [other] NYIPLA Dinner in Honor of the Federal Judiciary
    March 24, 2022 Thinks & Drinks: Offshore Wind Energy
    March 15, 2022 [other] UT CLE: Advanced Patent Law Institute
    March 14, 2022 [observance] HISD spring break
    March 11, 2022 Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition
    March 10, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    March 09, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    March 09, 2022 [other] IPOwners Spring Summit
    March 08, 2022 [other] Executive Committee of the Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    March 01, 2022 Networking Lunch: Energy Corridor
    March 01, 2022 [observance] Mardi Gras
    February 26, 2022 Science & Engineering Fair of Houston
    February 25, 2022 Nomination deadline for HIPLA Excellence in Diversity Awards
    February 24, 2022 HIPLA February CLE Luncheon: Open Source Software
    February 22, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    February 22, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court Brown Bag Lunch
    February 21, 2022 [observance] Presidents Day
    February 17, 2022 [other] Texas Bar CLE: Intellectual Property Law 2022
    February 16, 2022 [other] Texas Bar CLE: Intellectual Property Litigation 2022
    February 10, 2022 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    February 09, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    February 09, 2022 [other] ABA Midyear Meeting
    February 09, 2022 [other] Texas Minority Counsel Program
    February 01, 2022 [other] AIPLA 2022 Mid-Winter Institute
    January 26, 2022 HIPLA January CLE Luncheon
    January 25, 2022 [other] Executive Committee of Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    January 17, 2022 [observance] Martin Luther King Day
    January 14, 2022 [other] SDTX Proposed Local Patent Rules: Comment Deadline
    January 12, 2022 HIPLA Board of Directors
    January 06, 2022 HIPLA / Inn of Court Joint Scholarship Committee
    January 01, 2022 [observance] New Year's Day
    December 25, 2021 [observance] Christmas
    December 15, 2021 [other] SDTX Proposed Local Patent Rules: Bar Meeting
    December 08, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    December 07, 2021 HIPLA / Inn of Court Joint Scholarship Committee
    December 02, 2021 2021 Holiday Luncheon
    November 25, 2021 [observance] Thanksgiving
    November 18, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    November 15, 2021 HIPLA Inventor of the Year Happy Hour
    November 15, 2021 [other] International Trademark Association (INTA) Annual Meeting
    November 11, 2021 [observance] Veterans Day
    November 10, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    November 08, 2021 [other] CAIL Institute for Law & Technology
    November 04, 2021 UH IPIL Fall Lecture: Dean Amelia Smith Rinehart
    October 28, 2021 [other] AIPLA Annual Meeting
    October 27, 2021 [other] Texas Minority Counsel Program
    October 19, 2021 [other] Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Annual Meeting
    October 13, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    October 13, 2021 [other] Eastern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference
    October 12, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    October 07, 2021 2021 Annual Fall Institute on Intellectual Property Law
    September 23, 2021 HIPLA Seminar: Building a Practice in a Law Firm as a Non-Lawyer/Patent Agent
    September 22, 2021 [other] AIPF Annual Meeting
    September 21, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court - New Member Orientation
    September 19, 2021 [other] IP Owners Association (IPO) Annual Meeting
    September 15, 2021 [observance] Yom Kippur
    September 08, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    September 06, 2021 [observance] Rosh Hashanah
    September 06, 2021 [observance] Labor Day
    August 11, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    July 21, 2021 HIPLA Roundtable Series
    July 14, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    July 08, 2021 [other] Texas Bar CLE Advanced IP Litigation
    July 04, 2021 [observance] Independence Day
    June 23, 2021 [other] FCBA Bench & Bar® Conference
    June 21, 2021 [other] ACPC Annual Meeting
    June 17, 2021 [other] 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Lanham Trademark Act
    June 17, 2021 [other] State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting
    June 16, 2021 HIPLA June CLE Webinar (Google v. Oracle)
    June 14, 2021 Response deadline: Member Survey re HIPLA Golf Tournament 2022
    June 11, 2021 Nomination deadline: HIPLA Inventor of the Year
    June 10, 2021 HIPLA Roundtable Series
    June 09, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    May 31, 2021 [observance] Memorial Day
    May 27, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    May 26, 2021 [other] UT CLE Technology Law Conference
    May 20, 2021 HIPLA May CLE Webinar
    May 18, 2021 [other] CLE Webinar - Anti-Asian Violence and Racial Justice: Understanding Our Place as Asian Americans and Lawyers
    May 12, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    May 10, 2021 [other] AIPLA Spring Meeting
    May 05, 2021 [other] MIPLA
    May 04, 2021 [other] IP Essentials Part 2: Leveraging IP
    April 28, 2021 HIPLA Roundtable Series
    April 23, 2021 Application deadline: Hon. Nancy F. Atlas IP Inn of Court
    April 22, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    April 20, 2021 HIPLA April CLE Webinar
    April 20, 2021 [other] IP Owners Association (IPO) Spring Summit
    April 14, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    April 12, 2021 [other] ABA Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting
    April 06, 2021 [other] IP Essentials Part 2: Copyrights, Trademarks and more!
    April 04, 2021 [observance] Easter
    April 02, 2021 [observance] Good Friday
    March 30, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court - CAFC Moot Court
    March 27, 2021 [observance] First day of Passover
    March 24, 2021 [other] Hon. Nancy F. Atlas Houston IP American Inn of Court
    March 23, 2021 HIPLA Roundtable Series
    March 23, 2021 [other] UT CLE Advanced Patent Law Institute
    March 23, 2021 [other] AIPLA Patent Prosecution Boot Camp
    March 18, 2021 HIPLA Annual Meeting and Elections
    March 17, 2021 HIPLA Board of Directors
    March 02, 2021 IP Essentials Webinar Series (moderated by USPTO's Hope Shimabuku)
    February 23, 2021 HIPLA February Webinar (free for members and law students)
    January 21, 2021 January CLE (webinar--free for members)
    December 10, 2020 December Holiday Virtual Event
    October 01, 2020 2020 Annual Fall Institute on Intellectual Property Law
    September 01, 2020 September CLE (webinar--free for members)
    July 30, 2020 HIPLA Inventor of the Year Award (webinar--free for members)
    June 17, 2020 June CLE (webinar--free for members)
    May 20, 2020 May CLE (webinar--free for members)
    April 16, 2020 April CLE (webinar--free for members)
    March 17, 2020 HIPLA Annual Meeting and Election Luncheon
    February 18, 2020 Patent Agents Energy Corridor Networking Lunch
    February 13, 2020 HIPLA's Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary
    January 15, 2020 January Luncheon
    December 10, 2019 2019 Holiday Luncheon
    November 18, 2019 The IP of Alcohol
    November 07, 2019 The Twenty-Sixth Annual Fall Lecture
    October 24, 2019 HIPLA Fall Happy Hour
    October 15, 2019 October 2019 Luncheon
    September 30, 2019 Non-HIPLA event: Federal Circuit Bar Association Mock IPR Argument
    September 26, 2019 2019 Annual Fall Institute on Intellectual Property Law
    September 13, 2019 Non-HIPLA event: LES Houston Chapter IP & Licensing Basics CLE
    August 15, 2019 August Luncheon
    July 22, 2019 National Association of Patent Practitioners (NAPP) Annual Meeting & Conference
    July 18, 2019 HIPLA Inventor of the Year Award Luncheon
    July 17, 2019 Patent Agents Energy Corridor Networking Lunch
    June 13, 2019 Patent Agent North Houston Networking Lunch
    June 04, 2019 Patent Agents Southwest Houston Networking Lunch
    May 23, 2019 HIPLA Golf Tournament
    May 07, 2019 May Luncheon
    April 25, 2019 AIPLA Roadshow on Patent Office Practice
    April 11, 2019 National Academy of Inventors Annual Meeting
    April 11, 2019 World IP Day Luncheon
    April 06, 2019 HIPLA Booth at the Scout Fair
    March 28, 2019 Spring Happy Hour
    March 26, 2019 HIPLA Annual Meeting and Election Luncheon
    March 22, 2019 Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition
    March 19, 2019 An Evening with the USPTO
    February 23, 2019 Science and Engineering Fair of Houston
    February 21, 2019 HIPLA's Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary
    February 19, 2019 Chat with Simon Tam of The Slants
    February 14, 2019 February Luncheon
    January 16, 2019 January Luncheon
    December 13, 2018 HIPLA Holiday Luncheon (Speaker: Hon. Lee Rosenthal)
    November 13, 2018 The Twenty-Fifth Annual Fall Lecture
    November 08, 2018 November Luncheon
    October 18, 2018 October Luncheon
    October 03, 2018 Joint Oktoberfest Happy Hour
    September 27, 2018 2018 Annual Fall Institute on Intellectual Property Law
    September 18, 2018 Patent Agent Luncheon
    September 14, 2018 Last Day for Early Registration for the Fall Institute
    August 23, 2018 August Luncheon
    July 31, 2018 PTAB Judicial Conference
    July 19, 2018 July Luncheon
    July 18, 2018 HIPLA Board Meeting
    June 28, 2018 June Luncheon & CLE
    June 20, 2018 HIPLA Board Meeting
    June 02, 2018 IPIL National Conference
    May 31, 2018 May Luncheon and CLE
    May 24, 2018 HIPLA Golf Tournament
    May 22, 2018 ABA IP Roundtable Series
    May 17, 2018 Golf Tournament Early Registration Deadline
    May 16, 2018 HIPLA Board Meeting
    May 02, 2018 Reception for UH Dean Emeritus & Professor Raymond T. Nimmer
    January 18, 2018 January Luncheon and CLE
    November 16, 2017 November Luncheon and CLE
    July 31, 2017 Annual General Meeting

    This calendar is intended to be a public resource for IP events of interest to the Houston IP community. It may contain information about events that are not sponsored or sanctioned by HIPLA. For the latest status of any non-HIPLA events, please check directly with the sponsor of the event. If you would like to notify us about IP events to be added to our calendar, please contact the HIPLA Website Chair.

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