The CIAP is hosting a patent panel in celebration of its 10-year anniversary. Created and sponsored by the US Patent & Trademark Office, CIAP is administered by California Lawyers for the Arts and provides financially under-resourced inventors with pro bono legal assistance for patent registrations. In honor of this occasion, CLA is offering a free one-hour virtual program, featuring Lowenstein partner Benjamin A. Kimes, on current issues in patent law and updates from the USPTO which will include the patent pro bono program; diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility initiatives at USPTO; and more.


  • Stuart P. Meyer, Partner, Fenwick & West LLP


  • Benjamin A. Kimes, Partner, Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Sabra-Anne Truesdale, Associate General Counsel, Western Digital
  • Will Covey, Deputy General Counsel and Director for the Office of Enrollment and Discipline, USPTO

Time: 4-5 p.m. PT

*MCLE available for California attorneys