Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property: Vile Trademarks and How to Protect Software using IP


This presentation will cover Vile & Viral Trademarks in the first section and Protecting Software using IP in the second section. Attorney Kevin Christopher will talk about the Lanham Act section 2(A) and its ability to limit who gets a Trademark. He will discuss the Tam ruling and other recent cases. Next attorney Bill Fortunato will give an overview of how you can advise your clients on protecting their software. He will discuss how to protect software using Trademark, Copyright, Trade Secret or Patents.







Course Pricing
  • Section: 43.75
  • Member: 56.25
  • Non-Member: 93.75
TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course InformationHighlights
  • Flexible to your schedule
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile devices
  • Discount for section members
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 1.25
Total Credits: 1.25

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please email a request to for Georgia and Mississippi CLE credit.