Section News & Events

Presented by the Intellectual Property Law Section
October 18
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
William S Boyd School of Law, Las Vegas
7 CLE Credits (including 1 Ethics)
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About the Section


The purpose of the Intellectual Property Section is to:

  1. Enhance the role and skills of the lawyers engaged in the practice of intellectual property law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to intellectual property practitioners;
  2. Assist in the formation, administration and implementation of programs, forums and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to intellectual property laws and regulations;
  3. Recognize and discuss means of improving the law and the practice of law in the field of intellectual property; and
  4. Act upon all matters germane to its purpose as so described or referred to by the Board of Governors.

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Officers/Committee Chairs:

Chair: Dick Schulze
Holland & Hart

Vice Chair: Bhavishi Patel

Secretary: Zack Gordon
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP.

Treasurer: Seaton Curran
Howard & Howard

Ex Officio: Laura Bielinski
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Membership Committee Co-Chair: Joanna Myers
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Membership Committee Co-Chair: LaTeigra Cahill
Randazza Legal Group

Legislative Liaison: Seaton Curran
Howard & Howard

CLE Committee Co-Chair:  Dave Kaplan

CLE Committee Co-Chair: Jonathan Hicks

Staff Liaison: Robert Horne

Board Liaison: Ann Morgan
Dues: Annual dues are $25


Intellectual Property Section Amicus Brief:

September 2009 – Bilski v. Kappos 08-964

Employment Opportunities

As part of the purpose of the IP Section, members are encouraged to identify local and regional employment opportunities and make such opportunities available. To post a resume or a job, go through the Career Center of the State Bar of Nevada.

Resource Links

United States Patent and Trademark Office

United States Copyright Office

Nevada Revised Statutes