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The Naples Roundtable™ is a 501(c)(3) corporation created by Hal Wegner, Judge Richard Linn and Andy Baluch and now headed by President Gary Hoffman, with advisory input from David Kappos. The Naples Roundtable is engaged in the advanced study of intellectual property law and policy, in fostering the exchange of ideas, viewpoints, and scholarly papers among leading jurists and practitioners in the intellectual property field, and in organizing conferences and other special events for selected invitees.
  • New Conference Name, New Website

    New Conference Name, New Website

    The Naples Roundtable is pleased to announce the 2018 Leahy Institute of Advanced Patent Studies Conference will be held in Naples, Florida on February 17-20, 2018. This will be the third annual conference conducted by The Naples Roundtable, Inc., a …More Details »

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  • THE LEAHY INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED PATENT STUDIES ESTABLISHED

    THE LEAHY INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED PATENT STUDIES ESTABLISHED

    In recognition of Senator Patrick Leahy’s decades long support of the U.S. Patent System, The Naples Roundtable, a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is excited and extremely honored to announce the establishment of the Leahy Institute of Advanced Patent Studies.  The first …Read More »
  • New Officers of The Naples Roundtable, Inc

    New Officers of The Naples Roundtable, Inc

    GARY HOFFMAN, BECOMES NEW PRESIDENT The Naples Roundtable, Inc., is pleased to announce that Gary Hoffman has been appointed the new President of the Naples Roundtable, Inc. In addition, Andrew Baluch becomes the Vice-President and Teresa Summers becomes the Secretary/Treasurer. Hal Wegner will …Read More »