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David Shofi, Vice President, IP Strategy Solutions, CPA Global to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s The Evolving Landscape of Intellectual Property Strategies Live Webcast

New York, NY, July 29, 2016 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that David Shofi, Vice President, IP Strategy Solutions, CPA Global will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Evolving Landscape of Intellectual Property Strategies: Embracing the 2016 Developments LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Friday, August 26, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (ET).

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About David Shofi

David Shofi is vice president, IP strategy solutions, at CPA Global. He helps clients assess and identify opportunities for process improvement, cost management and efficiency implementation throughout their IP lifecycle. Before joining CPA Global, Mr Shofi was chief IP counsel for ATMI, where he developed and managed aspects of IP generation, protection, management and enforcement. He has broad experience in patent, trademark, copyright and trade secrets, and expertise in IP strategy and portfolio management, trade secret best practices, open source software, standards, IP licensing and M&A. Throughout his career, he has practised in the prosecution, transactional and litigation areas and has managed various teams of IP professionals. Prior to joining ATMI, Mr Shofi was IP counsel for IBM Corporation and was an associate at Baker Botts. Mr Shofi earned his law degree from Pace University School of Law and his BSc in electrical engineering from Columbia University.

About CPA Global

CPA Global is the world’s leading IP management and technology company. Trusted by many of the world’s most respected corporations and law firms, CPA Global empowers a global community to achieve excellence in IP management.

We support the day-to-day delivery of IP tasks and provide the right information at the right time, enabling professionals to make better IP decisions for the future.

Our integrated suite of IP software, services and information is underpinned by an outstanding global team of over 2000 IP people, working together to help our customers deliver strategic value for the future of their organizations.

Event Synopsis:
The fast and constantly changing landscape of Intellectual Property (IP) law poses big challenges to companies in coping with an already complex environment. Such complexity creates numerous hindrances for company executives and investors to manage their intellectual capital assets and ensure strategic IP strategies that are closely aligned with their corporate goals. Strategies that will produce a more sustainable and practical competitive advantage over their competitors are of significant importance to companies and businesses than ever before.

In this two-hour live webcast, a panel of key thought leaders and seasoned professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an overview of the different types of intellectual property strategies and will outline best practices to protect and enforce them. The panel will discuss the most important aspects of maintaining effective IP strategies in adopting to the Evolving Landscape of Intellectual Property Law. Speakers will also suggest cost-effective solutions to protect and manage IP assets that will maximize efficiency and minimize potential risks and pitfalls.

Key Issues:

· IP Strategy and Management Program
· Identifying IP Management Core Dimensions
· The Confluence of AIA and Technological Advancements
· Maximizing Profitability and Minimizing Risks in IP Transactions
· IP Risk Assessment Process
· Recent Trends and Developments

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:
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