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Intellectual Property Institute

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the upcoming 2018 Intellectual Property Institute, taking place March 20, 2018. Since its inception in 2004, the Institute has drawn a combined total of over 5,600 members of the intellectual property bar and business community.

There are many opportunities to sponsor the Institute, including our basic sponsorship option and the sponsorship of meals, receptions, breaks and giveaways. Sponsorship starts at $6,000 and includes ticketing, publicity, exhibition and other benefits.

Further details and specifications for the logo and marketing ad that we ask of our sponsors, can be found here.

Sponsorship Enhancements

In addition to your basic sponsorship, consider adding one of these new enhancements, designed to increase your visibility throughout the Institute.

Lanyard Sponsorship ($4,500)

  • Provide branded lanyards for Institute attendees.

Luncheon Sponsorship ($6,000)

  • Sponsor the keynote luncheon.

Mobile App Sponsorship ($6,000)

  • Brand the Institute's mobile app. 

Networking Afternoon Break Sponsorship ($8,000)

  • Co-sponsor the afternoon networking break.

Networking Morning Break Sponsorship ($5,000)

  • Sponsor the morning networking break.

WiFi Sponsorship ($2,500)

  • Brand the Institute's wireless network.

Click below for more information on the benefits of sponsorship.

Sponsorship Benefits & Enhancement Options  ($6,000) Benefits

To register your sponsorship online, click here, or download and complete the Sponsorship Commitment Form and mail with your payment to the address on the form.

2018 Intellectual Property Institute Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the generous contributions of the sponsors who committed to sponsor the 2018 Intellectual Property Insitute:

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Alston & Bird LLP

Analysis Group, Inc.

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

Brooks Kushman P.C.

Cornerstone Research

Dykema Gossett LLP

Fenwick & West LLP

FTI Consulting

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Glaser Weil LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Hemming Morse, LLP

Houlihan Lokey

Hueston Hennigan LLP

InFact Experts LLC

IPP Trial Consulting

Irell & Manella LLP

Jeff Kichaven Commercial Mediation

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP

Jones Day

Judicate West

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

LitiNomics, Inc.

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Maschoff Brennan

McKool Smith

Mike Young Mediation

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Nathan Associates Inc.

Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Ocean Tomo, LLC

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Robins Kaplan LLP

Russ August & Kabat

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Sidley Austin LLP

Steinbrecher & Span LLP

Susman Godfrey L.L.P.

TM Financial Forensics, LLC

Warner Bros. Entertainment

Western Digital Corporation

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Winston & Strawn LLP

Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP

If you have any other questions about sponsorship opportunities, or would like your sponsorship tailored to meet your needs, please contact Julie Yi using the contact information below:

Julie Yi
USC Gould Continuing Legal Education
1149 S. Hill Street, Suite 340
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Telephone: (213) 821-3580
Facsimile: (213) 821-3575
Email: jyi@law.usc.edu