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USC Gould IP Institute Update as of March 10, 2020
*IP Institute Rescheduled to October 6, 2020.

*Registration is not yet open for the rescheduled Insitute. Please check back for program updates and registration information as they become available.

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the upcoming 2020 Intellectual Property Institute, rescheduled to take place October 6, 2020. Since its inception in 2004, the Institute has drawn a combined total of over 7,500 members of the intellectual property bar and business community.

There are many opportunities to sponsor the Institute, including our basic sponsorship option and the sponsorship of meals, receptions, breaks and giveaways. Sponsorship starts at $6,000 and includes ticketing, publicity, exhibition and other benefits. Click here for more information on the benefits of sponsorship.

Further details and specifications for the logo and marketing ad that we ask of our sponsors, can be found here.

To register your sponsorship online, click here, or download and complete the Sponsorship Commitment Form and mail with your payment to the address on the form.


If you have questions about sponsorship opportunities, or would like your sponsorship tailored to meet your needs, please contact Julie Yi at jyi@law.usc.edu or (213) 821-3576.

2020 Intellectual Property Institute Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the generous contributions of the sponsors who committed to sponsor the 2020 Intellectual Property Institute:

Akerman LLP

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Alston & Bird LLP

Alvarez & Marsal Disputes and Investigations, LLC

Analysis Group, Inc.

Analytics WEST

Ankura Consulting Group

Arnold & Porter

Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Boies, Schiller Flexner LLP

Dennemeyer & Co., LLC

Fenwick & West LLP

FTI Consulting

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP


Google LLC

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Hanson Bridgett LLP

Hemming Morse, LLP

Hueston Hennigan LLP

InFact Experts LLC

IPP Trial Consulting

Irell & Manella LLP

Jeff Kichaven Commercial Mediation

Jones Day

Judicate West

King & Spalding LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Lathrop GPM LLP

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

LitiNomics, Inc.

Maschoff Brennan

McKool Smith

Mike Young Mediation

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Nathan Associates Inc.

NERA Economic Consulting

Ocean Tomo, LLC

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Robins Kaplan LLP

Russ August & Kabat

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Sidley Austin LLP

Signature Resolution

Steinbrecher & Span LLP

TM Financial Forensics

Warner Bros. Entertainment

Western Digital Corporation

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Winston & Strawn LLP

Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP

Women in IP Leadership Workshop Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the generous contributions of the sponsors who committed to sponsor the Woman in IP Leadership Workshop:

Platinum Sponsor
Western Digital Corporation

Gold Sponsors
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Wilson Sonsini Foundation

Silver Sponsor
Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Nessim, Drooks, Lincenberg & Rhow, P.C.

Bronze Sponsor
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP