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James Hastings, Of Counsel, Collen IP to Speak at KC’s Event

New York, NY, June 19, 2015 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today James Hastings, Of Counsel, Collen IP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Emerging Issues in Trademark Law: Understanding and Implementing the Likelihood of Confusion Standard - An Update LIVE Webcast” This event is scheduled for Friday, July 10, 2015 @ 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET).

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About James Hastings

James Hastings is Of Counsel to Collen IP. He is the author of the online publication, Trademark Opposition Lawyer, a helpful primer for brand owners and companies who are seeking to protect their trademark in contested proceedings before the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. James’s insight on trademark opposition cases has been featured in Corporate Counsel and the LXBN network of legal publications. James is an approved mediator of the International Trademark Association (INTA) Panel of Mediators, an alternative dispute resolution forum with approximately 150 mediators worldwide that works on behalf of INTA’s 6,500 member companies.

About Collen IP

Collen IP is a leading intellectual property law firm and business consultancy that advises and represents the interests of corporations and legal associates worldwide. The firm is recognized for its successes in launching brands, advising on marketing strategies, and protecting valuable intellectual property rights. Collen IP’s litigation team represents clients in a wide array of contested intellectual property proceedings in U.S. District Court, the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and domain name dispute proceedings before arbitration tribunals worldwide. It is recognized each year for having one of the most extensive dockets for trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings before the TTAB , and its lawyers have been featured in various national legal and business publications.

KC Event Synopsis

A panel of key thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will offer a discussion of the fundamentals as well as updates regarding the latest and significant issues surrounding this topic. This CLE webinar aims to help the audience avoid common pitfalls and risk issues surrounding the “likelihood of confusion” standards in Trademark Law. The panel also aims to help the audience better understand the key complexities and crucial information about confusion standards.

Key topics include:

Trademark’s “Likelihood of Confusion” Standard – An Overview
AMF Inc. v. Sleekcraft Boats Decision
Confusions in the Use of Trademark
Factors in Determining Likelihood of Confusion
Remedies upon Infringement
Up to the minute Regulatory Developments

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. For further details, please visit:
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