Banner & Witcoff Shareholder and American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law Chair Joseph M. Potenza presented the second annual Mark T. Banner Award to Judge Pauline Newman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Professor Christina Bohannan of the University of Iowa College of Law on August 10, 2013, at the ABA Annual Meeting in San Francisco.
The ABA-IPL Section established the Mark T. Banner Award to recognize those who have advanced the practice or substance of IP law through scholarship, teaching, innovation, bar leadership and judicial activities. The award is named in honor of the late Banner & Witcoff shareholder and celebrated IP trial lawyer who served as the ABA-IPL Section chair from 2002 to 2003. He is remembered throughout the profession as an extraordinary writer, speaker, teacher and innovator.
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