Intellectual Property Section
The Intellectual Property Section focuses on patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and related matters. The Section periodically publishes a newsletter and sponsors CLE courses.
In accordance with the section's bylaws, and with the exception of law students, an individual must be an active member of the WSBA.
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Congratulations, Incoming Executive Committee Members!
Below are the results of the Intellectual Property Section Executive Committee election. Thank you for voting!
For more information about the Section and its Executive Committee roles, please review the Section's bylaws. Winners are listed alphabetically by position.
Secretary/Treasurer: one-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2022.
At-Large Member (three positions open): two-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2023.
Chair: Karin Swope
Chair-elect: Brooke Quist
Secretary/Treasurer: Dario Machleidt
Immediate Past Chair: Reid Johnson
Young Lawyer Liaison*: Jack Chang
Board of Governors Liaison*: Bryn Peterson
Please contact subcommittee member for details on their upcoming meeting dates and locations.
To join the Section list serve and get general section questions, please send your email address and Bar number to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information and to get involved with the Section, please contact the Section chair, Reid Johnson.