The ABA-IPL Section will award the Mark T. Banner Award to the Honorable James F. Holderman, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The award will be presented on August 4, 2012 at the ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.
The ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law established the Mark T. Banner Award to recognize those who have advanced the practice or substance of IP law through areas such as scholarship, teaching, innovation, bar leadership and judicial activities. The award is named in honor of the section’s late chair (2002-2003), Banner & Witcoff shareholder, and celebrated intellectual property trial lawyer, who is remembered throughout the profession as an extraordinary writer, speaker, teacher and innovator in the intellectual property field.
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