Exclusive On Demand Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Agreement Unites Two Leaders in Patent and IP Law-Focused Content
Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal and business publisher Bloomberg BNA and global intellectual property law firm Sughrue Mion PLLC have announced an exclusive partnership by which Bloomberg BNA will be the sole distributor of
on demand videos and training by the firm's leading patent law and intellectual property practitioners.
Sughrue Mion PLLC, which helps companies from around the world navigate the complexities of patent and trademark law, is one of the largest filers of patent applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, with clients ranging from independent inventors to large multinational corporations. The company's Continuing Legal Education (CLE)
training programs, featuring
Stuart S. Levy
, Of Counsel at Sughrue Mion PLLC's
office, deliver detailed guidance and analysis on key areas of patent and intellectual property law. Mr. Levy, a former Administrative Patent Judge with the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences, has presided over some of the most notable cases and decisions in patent law.
A robust Learning Management System available through Bloomberg BNA Legal & Business Continuing Education & Training allows for the hosting of live continuing education programs, on demand archives of audio webinars and video webcasts with CLE compliance capabilities, bundled distribution of content based upon end-users' needs, and around-the-clock program availability and support.
"Practitioners have an ongoing need to understand the intricate workings of patent law and intellectual property issues, particularly in the wake of the new America Invents Act," said Mr. Levy. "Our exclusive partnership with Bloomberg BNA improves our ability to deliver the most relevant, timely information and content in this practice area. The flexibility this training platform offers makes high level professional development more available, allowing practitioners to access new knowledge, on demand, wherever and whenever they want it."