Intellectual Property Law Section members:

The Intellectual Property Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association is seeking nominations for its 2016 Outstanding Achievement Pro Bono Award. This award is intended to foster and recognize the outstanding pro bono efforts undertaken by IP Section members during the year of 2016. Please take a few moments to nominate yourself or another IP Section member (including law firms and other organizations such as in-house legal departments) and summarize the qualifying pro bono activities performed by the candidate during the past year. Thank you in advance for your nominations and for your encouragement of the pro bono efforts of the IP Section’s members.

The awards will be presented on April 28 at the Section Annual Meeting at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside, Wilmington. Application deadline is Thursday, April 13. For information and an application, please go to http://www.ncbar.org/members/sections/intellectual-property-law/ and click on the 2016-2017 Outstanding Achievement Box.