SmithAmundsen Presents Complimentary Webinar: Intellectual Property in the Medical Cannabis Industry

CHICAGO, June 23, 2015 /Weed Wire/ – On Thursday, June 25, 2015 the law firm of SmithAmundsen will host a complimentary webinar on intellectual property challenges related to the medical cannabis industry as part of its bi-monthly series addressing the medical cannabis industry’s unique legal challenges.

Hosted by medical cannabis industry attorney Michael McGrory, the 60-minute presentation will feature speakers Connie Lindman and Kelly Smith, both attorneys with SmithAmundsen’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. During the webinar they will cover:

  • Selection and protection of trade names and trademarks
  • Protecting innovations such as recipes and growth methods as trade secrets
  • Patent and copyright protection and potential pitfalls

The webinar will run from 12:00 – 1:00pm central time. Click here for more information, including how to register. Call-in and webinar details will be provided upon registration. Registration is required by Tuesday, June 23, 2015

ABOUT SMITHAMUNDSEN: SmithAmundsen LLC is a law firm comprised of more than 150 attorneys practicing from offices in Chicago, St. Charles, Rockford, and Woodstock, IL; Indianapolis, IN; St. Louis, MO; and Milwaukee, WI. The firm handles the transactional, labor and employment, and litigation needs of companies across the U.S. For more information, visit www.salawus.com.

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