Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Presentation by U.S. PTO Deputy Director Russell Slifer ('94)

The College of Law and the SBA are sponsoring a talk from NIU Law alumnus Russell Slifer ('94), deputy director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, on Wednesday, February 24 at noon in the Riley Courtroom. Slifer will discuss his career as a patent attorney, rise to the top of the U.S. PTO, and inner-workings of the office. All are welcome, and lunch will be provided.