The Association of Patent Law Firms

The mission of the Association of Patent Law Firms is to ensure that the IP boutique law firm is the preferred choice by clients, corporate in house decision makers and business owners for all IP legal matters.  And joining the Association of Patent Law Firms provides a clear business advantage.

It’s time to renew your APLF firm membership.
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Upcoming Events


 March 10, 2011
PCT Safeguards Available to Applicants: Procedures That Can Help When Things Go Wrong
Presenter: T. David Reed, Consultant, WIPO

March 23, 2011
Protecting Biotech/Pharma Inventions Under the New Chinese Patent Law
Presenter:  Jiangchen Jiang, Managing Partner of Peksung Intellectual Property

April 13
Protecting a Brand in Tough Economic Times
Presented by Anne M. Sterba, Member, Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

May 4, 2011
Open Source Software: Current Developments in Licensing and Enforcement
Presented by Martin M. Zoltick, Member, Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

Contact us for more information about membership.


 NOTE: APLF WebIPHours™ are a free service to APLF member firm attorneys and to in-house counsel involved in IP matters that want to receive very timely and accurate summary information on business-relevant patent law matters.

If you are interested in hosting a WebIPHours™, please email admin@aplf.org.  Hosting a WebIPHours™ is just one way to get involved with APLF and to increase recognition for your firm or organization.