Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM CST
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7201 W 91st Street
Overland Park, KS 66212

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Chad Charest 
Kansas City Section 

February 2018 Meeting

KC Section and KSPE Eastern Chapter Luncheon Meeting


 Thursday, February 8, 2018

11:30 Registration/Networking
11:45 Buffet Lunch begins
11:50 Introductions, Presentation
$25 per person - Members
$15 per person - Students and Life Members
Please RSVP no later than noon on Monday, February 5th, 2018.  


The one hour presentation is comprised of about 15 minutes of preliminary discussion and then three separate videos (38 minutes total) that the author considers reinforce the importance of ethical engineering practice.


Bob Lambrechts, Esq., P.E. - Lathrop Gage LLP


Bob has filed nearly 600 patent applications in the United States, and over 400 patent applications in foreign jurisdictions. He has been an adjunct professor at the University of Missouri at Kansas City’s schools of law and engineering for over 24 years, and in his practice, he brings knowledge gained through a rich and varied background to help clients develop strategies for maximizing their patent portfolios.

Prior to joining Lathrop Gage, Bob served as a senior automation engineer from 1983 to 1987 with the Allied Signal Corporation in Kansas City, Missouri. From 1991 to 1995, Bob served with the U.S. EPA in the Region VII office as a special assistant to the Regional Administrator, he has served over 27 years as a Reserve Officer in the United States Navy Reserve, and he currently serves as the U.S. Navy’s Campus Liaison Officer for the University of Missouri at Kansas City.

As an intellectual property lawyer, Bob has substantial experience in preparing patent applications for medical devices, safety equipment, machine tools, building components, environmental control systems and automation equipment. He is often called upon to provide clients with legal opinions on infringement issues and patent validity,and he assists clients with licensing of intellectual property and protecting their intellectual property rights.