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Pillsbury
San Francisco
Four Embarcadero Center
22nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-5998
Tel. +1.415.983.1274
Fax. +1.415.983.1200
Admissions
State of California
Education
J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1998
Articles Editor, The Hastings Law Journal; Externship with Hon. John E. Munter, San Francisco Superior Court, 1997
B.A., Communications, University of California, Los Angeles, 1995
cum laude

Professionals

Robert B. Burlingame

Robert B. Burlingame
Counsel

Events

Past Events

Pillsbury Sponsored
8/30/2012
The Knowledge Congress Webcast Series
Trademark Law for Attorneys: A 2012 Perspective LIVE Webcast
Trademark Law for Attorneys: A 2012 Perspective Live Webcast is a must-attend for attorneys who need to be 100% up to date to help their companies and clients navigate the potentially tricky waters of Trademark Law. Our panel of key thought leaders and experts will conduct a thorough discussion of the most critical issues which will be followed by a Q&A session in which the audience will be invited to ask the speakers questions live.
Pillsbury Participating
7/20/2011
Organisation Internationale de la Vigne et du Vin: Wine Marketing Short Course
University of California, Davis

The Organisation Internationale de la Vigne et du Vin (OIV), UC Davis Extension and the Department of Viticulture and Enology, have coordinated an intensive two week program on the economics of producing and marketing grapes and wine in the United States.

Pillsbury's James Seff and Robert Burlingame will be participating during the first week of this Wine Marketing Short Course.

Pillsbury Participating
4/13/2011
The Trademark Office Comes to California
Julia Morgan Ballroom
This conference historically has drawn over one hundred fifty attendees per venue.  This year, our guest speakers from the United States Patent and Trademark Office will be Commissioner for Trademarks Debbie Cohn as our keynote speaker, Deputy Commissioner for Examination Policy Sharon Marsh, and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Judges Lorelei Ritchie and Frances Wolfson.  John Welch, noted author of the TTABlog will present the 2010 trademark year in review, and a number of noted trademark practitioners will be presenting as well.  Pillsbury Counsel, Robert Burlingame, will be on a panel speaking about the following topic: "Thorny Issues in Trademark Prosecution".  His presentation will focus on geographic and surname hurdles.
Pillsbury Participating
4/11/2011
The Trademark Office Comes to California
The Beverly Hills Hotel
This conference historically has drawn over one hundred fifty attendees per venue.  This year, our guest speakers from the United States Patent and Trademark Office will be Commissioner for Trademarks Debbie Cohn as our keynote speaker, Deputy Commissioner for Examination Policy Sharon Marsh, and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Judges Lorelei Ritchie and Frances Wolfson.  John Welch, noted author of the TTABlog will present the 2010 trademark year in review, and a number of noted trademark practitioners will be presenting as well.  Pillsbury Counsel, Robert Burlingame, will be on a panel speaking about the following topic: "Thorny Issues in Trademark Prosecution".  His presentation will focus on geographic and surname hurdles.
Pillsbury Participating
10/8/2010
Trademarks-What's new
Sutton Place
As part of CLE International's Wine, Beer & Spirits Law Conference, there are a number of IP-related topics that will be covered over a two-day period. Pillsbury attorney Robert Burlingame will be speaking about trademarks and new laws that the industry should be aware of.
Pillsbury Participating
7/14/2010
Organisation Internationale de la Vigne et du Vin: Wine Marketing Short Course
University of California, Davis
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP's James Seff will be presenting "Legal Requirements for Wine Labeling" and Robert Burlingame will be presenting "Legal Aspects of Controlling Your Brand." They will both be presenting on July 14th, 2010.
Pillsbury Participating
7/22/2009
Wine Marketing Short Course
The OIV Wine Marketing Program is brought to you by the Organisation Internationale de La Vigne et du Vin (OIV), UC Davis Extension and the Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis. This program focuses on the economics of production and marketing grapes and wine in the United States. Study the structure of the California wine industry, how wine is marketed and how brands are established, as well as the profitability of grape growing and winemaking in this unique intensive program.
Pillsbury Participating
9/11 to 9/12/2006
CLE International 11th Annual Wine, Beer & Spirits Law Conference — New Trends Mean New Challenges
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Wine, Beer & Spirits Group partner and co-leader of the Restaurant, Food & Beverage Industry Team, James M. Seff will co-chair the 11th Annual Wine, Beer & Spirits Law Conference along with Pillsbury beverage law Senior Associate J. Daniel Davis.

Pillsbury Participating
9/22/2005
Tenth Annual Conference — Wine, Beer & Spirits Law
Courtyard by Marriott, Downtown Chicago

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Partner, James M. Seff, and Senior Associate, J. Daniel Davis, are co-chairs of the 10th Annual Wine, Beer and Spirits Law Conference.

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