7th Annual Summer Associate Moot Court Argument CLE Program

Event Date
  • 7/12/2023   5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Please arrive early for registration
  • Thurgood Marshall U.S. Courthouse
    40 Foley Square
    17th Floor Courtroom
    New York, New York 10007



This year's program includes substantive law topics that are at the forefront of current trademark litigation based on a hypothetical case drawn from the Jack Daniel's Properties, Inc. v. VIP Products LLC case.

Each firm will present an oral argument on behalf of the interested parties. The Judges will hear the argument, retire to conference the case, and return to the bench with their comments. They will also answer any questions related to the mock argument and their deliberations in the case conference.

The program will be followed by a Networking Reception from 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM. 

Judges' Panel
Hon. Colleen McMahon, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, sitting by designation
Hon. Edgardo Ramos, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, sitting by designation
Hon. Elizabeth S. Stong, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York, sitting by designation


Goodwin Procter LLP;   Greenspoon Marder LLP;   Venable LLP;   Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Coordinated by Robert J. Rando, President of NYIPLA, and Partner at Greenspoon Marder LLP; and Mark H. Bloomberg, Member of NYIPLA, and Of Counsel at Zuber Lawler LLP

Materials | CLE Evaluation Form | Agenda

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