2017 Annual Meeting

The 2017 Annual Meeting, "An Age of Uncertainty: How do Boutique IP Firms Respond?" will be held from Wednesday, September 13 to Friday, September 15 at the Marriott Fisherman's Wharf Hotel in San Francisco, California.

To register now, please visit our event page.

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Our WebIPHour™ is a monthly webinar dedicated to hot topics, challenges and developments in the field of intellectual property law. Webinars are coordinated and produced by the WebIPHour Committee.

To view recent webinars, visit the WebIPHour™ Archive.

WebIPHour™ encourages the participation of member firm and attorneys. For more information on speaking opportunities, please visit the WebIPHour™ page.


The IPLawBugle® is a bi-monthly newsletter dedicated to showcasing international news and articles about IP law, practical notes for IP practitioners, and the latest updates and accomplishments from member firms.

For recent publications, visit the IPLawBugle® Archive.

The IPLawBugle® encourages the submission of articles from members. For more information on how to submit your article, please visit the IPLawBugle® page.

Welcome to the AIPF

The Association of Intellectual Property Firms, or AIPF, is an international association of independent specialty firms that devote a majority of their practice to patent, trademark and copyright law.

The AIPF is dedicated to supporting the unique needs of the IP boutique to better serve clients by providing resources and a forum for international collaboration.

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