Philadelphia, PA | November 2016 – RatnerPrestia is pleased to announce that Jacques L. Etkowicz has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors for American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA). Prior to being elected to the Board, Mr. Etkowicz served as Chair of the Professional Programs Committee, the Electronic and Computer Law Committee, and the 2017 Mid-Winter Institute Planning Committee.
AIPLA is a premier professional organization for intellectual property attorneys nationwide and around the world, with approximately 14,000 members in private practice, government service, and academia. AIPLA takes an active role in shaping domestic and international Intellectual Property policy in large part through its education and advocacy programs.
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