Global Intellectual Property Center

U.S. Chamber Holds Press Roundtable Unveiling 2010 Hill and Administration IP Agenda

U.S. Chamber Holds Press Roundtable Unveiling 2010 Hill and Administration IP Agenda

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber’s Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC) will hold a press roundtable on Thursday, February 18, 2010, at 11:30 AM to discuss the Chamber’s  intellectual property (IP) agenda as proposed to Capitol Hill and the Obama Administration for 2010. Rick Cotton, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of NBC Universal and Chairman of the GIPC’s Coalition Against Counterfeiting and Piracy, David Hirschmann, President and CEO of the Chamber’s GIPC, and Mark Esper, Executive Vice President of the Chamber’s GIPC will discuss with members of the media the current challenges facing our IP-based industries and the GIPC’s priorities in working with the Hill and the Administration in 2010 to curb those challenges.

WHO:     Rick Cotton, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBC Universal
David Hirschmann, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber’s GIPC
Mark Esper, Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber’s GIPC

WHAT:    2010 GIPC Hill/Administration Priorities Press Roundtable

WHEN:    Thursday, February 18, 2010 – 11:30am – 12:30pm EST.

WHERE:  U.S. Chamber of Commerce
ARCO Room
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20062

RSVP:     This event is open to all credentialed media.  Members of the media interested in attending should RSVP to Trinh Nguyen at (202) 463-5379 or TNguyen@uschamber.com by Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 5:00 p.m.