American Bar Association
Model Intellectual Property Security Agreement Joint Task Force

Model Intellectual Property Security Agreement Joint Task Force

Mission Statement

The Model IP Security Agreement Task Force is working on a model security agreement and possibly other documents dealing with intellectual property as collateral.

Task Force Meetings

To: Members of the Model Intellectual Property Security Agreement Task Force.

Next Meeting. The MIPSA Task Force's next meeting will be held this Friday at the ABA Business Law Section's Spring meeting.

• Date: Friday, April 17, 2015

• Time: 3:00-4:30 Pacific Time (6:00 pm Eastern/5:00 pm Central/4:00 pm Mountain).

•Location: Intercontinental - Nob Hill room, 4th floor

Toll Free Dial-in: (for U.S. and Canada) (866) 646-6488

• International Dial-in: (707) 287-9583

• Conference Passcode : 5716725219

Revised Agreement. Attached is a revised Working Draft of the model agreement, with a redlined copy showing changes from the March 2015 Working Draft.

NEW REPORT. Also attached is an initial draft of the introductory report to go with the model agreement.

We will not have a monthly teleconference meeting in April, but should resume those meetings in May.

If you will be in San Francisco for the Spring Meeting, please join us in person on Friday. If not, please call in to the meeting on Friday if you can. In the meantime, please send me any comments, questions or suggestions, in any format you like.

WORKING DRAFT CAVEAT: Please note that the working drafts of the model agreement and report that are distributed or posted from time to time are not final, and are intended for the Task Force's use only. These drafts have not been approved by the Tsk Force or any other group or individual for further distribution. In fact, a draft may intentionally include contested language and/or concepts solely for discussion purposes. Subject to this caveat, we encourage you to participate in meetings and send comments, corrections, questions and suggestions to me.

Thank you all for your contributions and help. I look forward to finishing up this project in 2015!

Kathi Allen, Co-Chair

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Sub-Committee Chairs:

Allen, Katherine
Kavanaugh, Matthew

Sub-Committee Vice-Chairs:

Fournier, David
Murdock, John
Ziff, Elaine

Committee Roster  

Prior Reports

2013 Spring Meeting, 2012 Annual Meeting, 2011 Spring Meeting, 2010 Annual Meeting.


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Modified by Katherine Allen on April 12, 2015

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