Saturday, May 31, 2014

ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law - Law Student Reporters Program

The Law Student Reporters Program has served as a rewarding experience in which law students interact with and learn from IP practitioners from around the world at the ABA-IPL’s “IP Central” event held during the ABA’s 2014 Annual Meeting, which will take place August 8 - 9, 2014 in Boston, MA. More information about the conference is available at the official website (http://goo.gl/ZtEMFp). This year will mark the 4th anniversary of the Law Student Reporters Program, and we would like your students to be a part of it!

*APPLY*

The deadline to return your completed application for is Monday, June 9th, 2014. Download the application -- http://goo.gl/9Q5kIg.

*REQUIREMENTS*

- Applicants must be available to attend and report on both days of the conference.
- Reporters are expected to prepare a minimum of three pre-conference posts that provide a preview of their assigned events.
- Reporters must have a Twitter account and Tumblr account. You can create them for free when you apply.
- Post a professional biography to the LSAG Tumblr account.
- Attend and tweet during assigned CLE programs and Non-CLE programs using the #IPLCentral and #ABAannual hashtags.
- Attend assigned ABA-IPL committee meeting(s).
- Author “CLE Recap” blog articles for LSAG’s blog (sample:
http://lsag-aba-ipl.tumblr.com/post/47966953610/cle-review-copyright-infringement-in-patent)

Have any questions? Feel free to reach out to lawstudentreporters@gmail.com.