ITechLaw 2011 European Conference
Oslo, Norway • Grand Hotel Oslo • 20-21 October 2011
Ira M. Schwartz
Shareholder, DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C.; Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Ira M. Schwartz practices primarily in the intellectual property area, representing a broad range of clients, from large corporations and universities, to small and medium-sized technology businesses, to individual artists, authors and inventors. His practice includes prosecuting copyright and trademark applications, both in the United States and internationally, preparing licensing and royalty agreements, manufacturing and distribution agreements, and enforcing and defending patent, trademark, copyright infringement and trade secret misappropriation cases in federal and state courts.
Mr. Schwartz lectures frequently on the topics of Computer and Internet Law, Intellectual Property Law and International Arbitration of Intellectual Property Disputes. He is a member of the Board of ITechLaw and a past president of the Intellectual Property Section of the State Bar of Arizona. Mr. Schwartz is also a Judge Pro Tempore of the Arizona Superior Court. In addition to his active intellectual property litigation practice, he has also handled numerous cases as a mediator and an arbitrator.