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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2021 Section Executive Committee Elections
The Section is conducting elections for open positions on the executive committee.
Voting is scheduled for June 7-20, 2021. All voting members of the Section will receive an electronic ballot sent to their email on June 7, 2021, via Survey Monkey.
Candidate Information, Open Positions & Terms
For more information about the Section and its Executive Committee roles, please review the Section's bylaws. Candidates for open positions are listed below.
- Secretary/Treasurer: one-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2022.
Candidate: Rodney Tullett | Candidate Materials
- At-Large Member (three positions open): two-year position beginning Oct. 1, 2021, and ending Sept. 30, 2023.
Candidate: Sunah Lee | Candidate Materials
Candidate: Syed Abedi | Candidate Materials
Candidate: Ian Crosby | Candidate Materials
Candidate: Ethan Vodde | Candidate Materials
Chair: Karin Swope
Vice Chair: 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.