RP CEO Leads Trade Panel at Federal Circuit Bar Association’s Global Series

Philadelphia, PA | March 2019 –RP CEO, Jonathan H. Spadt will moderate a discussion on Trade Agreements and IP” on April 29, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Spadt is a member of the Global Series Committee and will present with an extraordinary group of experts, including Angela Ellard, Republican Chief Trade Counsel and Trade Subcommittee Staff Director, United States House of Representatives; The Honorable Charles Dent, Senior Policy Advisor, DLA Piper, former United States Congressman (PA, 2005-2018), and CNN contributor; Laura Lane, President, Global Public Affairs, UPS; Peter S. Rashish, Senior Fellow and Director, Geoeconomics Program, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies; and Ambassador Miriam Sapiro, Managing Director, Sard Verbinnen & Co, and former Acting United States Trade Representative.

Global Series sessions, part of an on-going dialogue, address topics of global significance at a senior level of discussion.  Working closely with government representatives, adjudicators, corporate leaders, litigation leaders, academics, and others in the global community, the Series responds to emerging challenges.  The on-going Series includes participants from Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the United States, the People’s Republic of China, Brazil, and other countries.

This event is the first of two FCBA Global Series meetings in 2019, and will take place on April 29, 2019 at the Army and Navy Club in Washington, D.C.  For more information or to register for the event, please visit the Federal Circuit Bar Association’s website www.fedcirbar.org, or contact Jeannie Bryers at jbryers@ratnerprestia.com

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