Legislative Action

Scope of the Committee: To evaluate proposed federal and state legislation and rules, including PTO and Court rules, that may impact patent and other intellectual property issues; to develop positions and recommendations on the proposed legislation and rules for consideration by the NYIPLA Board of Directors; and to communicate the NYIPLA's positions and recommendations to the legislative and rule-making bodies, as approved by the Board.

The NYIPLA Legislative Actions are accessible at http://www.nyipla.org/nyipla/Legislative_Action.asp

Dorothy Auth, Co-Chair Jeffrey Butler, Co-Chair
Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP Global IP Consulting
200 Liberty Street 1.917.951.9944
New York, NY 10281 butler999@gmail.com

Board Liaison Robert Isackson 

Members: Michael Bullerman, Jeffrey Butler, Bindu Donovan, Brian Doyle, Mitchell Epner, Terri Gillis, Michael Johnson, Charles Macedo, Patricia Martone, Daniel McGlynn, Lori Morrison, Steven Purdy, Colman Ragan, Robert Rando, Irena Royzman, Jaime Siegel, Edward Tulin