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Nash & Gray IP/Data Rights September 14 – IP Rights Issues in Source Selections Virtual Class

September 14, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm




The Nash & Gray virtual class series provides access to two experts in Government Contracting Intellectual Property law and policy, on a monthly basis. The sessions will dive deep into important and timely issues related to IP and Data Rights for government employees and contractors. And, of course, bring your questions to the sessions.

Dates & Topics

Nash & Gray: Demystifying Intellectual Property/Data Rights in Government Contracts Virtual Class Series (to register for the 2017 series, click here)

Second Thursday of the Month (*exceptions)

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm (ET)

April 13 – Basic Principles Governing IP in Government Contracts; Government Use of Technology to Which It Has Acquired No Rights

May 4* – Emerging Issues in IP/Data Rights – Part 1:  New Legislation, the Sec. 813 Advisory Panel, and Beyond (*Please note, this session will run from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm) 

June 8 – Rights in Inventions & Patents; Introduction to Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software

July 13 – Commercial Technical Data & Computer Software; Determining the Requirements for Delivery and Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software

September 14 – IP Rights Issues in Source Selections, Modular Open Systems Approaches, and Negotiating Specialized Licenses or Deliveries

October 12 – Emerging Issues in IP/Data Rights – Part 2:  The Way Ahead for Data Rights in DoD in the Aftermath of the Sec. 813 Advisory Panel (And Wrap-up of Any Lingering Questions from Previous Sessions)

*topics are subject to change*

Continuing Education Credits

2.0 credits per session; 12 credits for entire series

CPE (Business Law)
1.5 credits per session; 10.5 credits for entire series. (If a CPA claiming CPE credits, you should refer to respective state board requirements regarding acceptability on one-half CPE credits.)

1.5 credits per session; 9 credits for entire series for AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, FL, HI, ME, MT, NJ, NY, ND, OR, PA, VA, WI (if you need CLE for a state not listed, call us.)

0.15 credits per session; 0.9 credits for entire series


This course can be submitted to Project Management Institute (PMI) for PDU.  Upon their approval, it may be worth 1.5 PDU credits per session; 9 PDU credits for entire series




Raisa Dunton



The Public Contracting Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

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