Womble Bond Dickinson attorney Brendan O’Dea is a featured speaker at this year’s Intellectual Property Owners Association’s (IPO) Annual Meeting, taking place virtually on September 21-24. The IPO Annual Meeting offers a mix of educational programs featuring leaders in the IP industry, committee meetings, networking opportunities, exhibits, and more. The event brings together IP professionals from around the world to discuss strategies, trends, and best practices.

O’Dea, a member of IPO’s Industrial Design Committee, will be speaking on the Industrial Design Panel at the conference at a session entitled “Appendix practice: What’s it all about?”

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Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), established in 1972, is a trade association for owners of patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets.

Brendan O’Dea’s practice is focused on patents relating to the mechanical and electromechanical arts. Brendan regularly drafts patent applications, responds to office actions issued by the USPTO, and appeals decisions on behalf of his clients within the USPTO.