July 2015 – Reception for US PTO Director, Michelle Lee

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Cooley LLP
101 California Street, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA


Michelle LeeThe Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, in cooperation with the San Francisco IP Law Association, is sponsoring a reception honoring Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Michelle K. Lee.

Dir. Lee will be visiting UC Berkeley and the Bay Area at the end of July to meet with regional stakeholders, including venture capitalists, accelerators, start-ups, IP associations, attorneys, and IP experts. At this evening reception, Dir. Lee will share an update on the upcoming opening of the San Jose regional USPTO office and engage in a dialog with the patent bar, seeking input and answering questions.

At 6:30, Director Lee will offer brief remarks and take questions. Light appetizers and drinks will be available.