About American Intellectual Property Law Association’s (AIPLA) meeting

With the arrival of Springtime comes AIPLA’s Spring Meeting, May 15-17 in downtown Seattle, WA. It features an impressive slate of speakers and CLE sessions, as well as those invaluable, in-person networking opportunities.

AIPLA is pleased to have as the featured luncheon and keynote speakers throughout the meeting:

  • The Honorable Andrei Iancu, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office;
  • The Honorable Susan Illston, United States District Court for the Northern District of California;
  • and AIPLA Member and Corporate Practice Committee Chair, Phyllis T. Turner-Brim, Vice President & Assistant General Counsel Intellectual Property and Technology, Starbucks, Inc.

In order to know about Program details, click here.

CLE Information

The 2018 Spring Institute has a total of 915 CLE minutes. Ethics CLE credit session listed below. Credit amounts will vary by state, based upon each state’s regulations and credit calculation.

Registration Fees

AIPL​A Member – ​$895.00
Non-Member – $1,395.00
AIPLA Member – Day Rate – $675.00
​AIPLA Solo Practitioner Member​ – $795.00​​
Government Employee – $95.00
AIPLA Academic Member​ – $95.00
​AIPLA Student Member – $55.00​
​​Spouse/Guest Fee (Per guest over 18 years of age.) – $150.00​


Register by May 1, 2018 to be included on the participation list. On–site registrations will be accepted; however, please be prepared to pay by check, cash or credit card.

Attendees must register for the meeting if they wish to register for or attend social events. Badges are required at all meetings and social events.

Submitting Your Registration

For Registration, click here.

ONLINE: You should receive an email confirmation shortly after you complete the process. Please keep this confirmation for your records.

FAX: Faxed registrations must contain credit card information, signature of the cardholder, and expiration date. AIPLA fax number: 703-412-1304 (for registrations only). DO NOT FAX REGISTRATION AND THEN MAIL A COPY. IT MAY BE PROCESSED TWICE AND YOU MAY BE

MAIL: Mail registrations to:
1400 Crystal Drive, Suite 600
Arlington, VA 22202.

International Registrations: If you submit a registration via fax with credit card payment, do not send a “confirmation copy” via mail as it may be processed twice, and you may be billed twice. If you are paying by check, please mail your registration. You may fax 703-412-1304 a copy of your check and registration to account for possible foreign mail delay. Payment for meeting registration must be in US currency.

For more information, visit the official site by clicking here.