The Professional Convention Management Association has launched a new LegalAdvantage Series, featuring full-day programs on vendorand intellectual property rights. Entitled "A Closer Look at Vendor Contracts and Intellectual Property," the program will be offered in 12 cities across the United States and one city in Canada during 2005.
Participants will learn how to better manage contracts with convention centers, speakers/entertainers, and audiovisual companies. The issues surrounding technology and intellectual property, including tips and best practices regarding trademarks, copyright and patent basics, and e-mailwill also be explored.
The program will be led by legal experts from the law offices of Howe Hutton, including Jonathon T. Howe, Esq., Barbara F. Dunn, Esq., and Samuel J. Erkonen. Upcoming cities and dates include: