Banner & Witcoff proudly sponsors the Oregon Federal Practitioner’s Institute and Dinner. The United States District Court for the District of Oregon, Oregon State Bar, Oregon State Bar Intellectual Property Section, Oregon Patent Law Association, Oregon Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Federal Circuit Bar Association and Oregon’s law schools are pleased to welcome the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to Oregon in the first week of October 2011.
In conjunction with sittings by the Court during its visit, the respective bar associations will present a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program, at the Governor Hotel in Portland on the afternoon of October 5, 2011. Following the CLE program, there will be a reception and dinner starting at 5:15 p.m. welcoming representatives of the Court and others. The Court will convene hearings on actual cases at the United States District Court for the District of Oregon in the United States District Courthouse in Portland starting at approximately 10:00am on October 5, 2011. These hearings are open to the public. Prior to these hearings, the respective bar organizations will host a free briefing seminar that will address the cases which will be covered by the Court that day.
More information including event registration is available online.