James Hastings is a presenter on a Stafford Publications CLE  webinar on Trademark Abandonment on June 12, 2018. The webinar, Trademarks Abandonment at TTAB and the Courts: Excusable Nonuse, Cancellation Petition, Impact on Global Brands, will provide guidance to IP counsel on trademark abandonment and the corresponding proceedings at the TTAB and in federal cases. The panel will address the bases for filing an affidavit of excusable nonuse with the USPTO so that a registration is not cancelled, and discuss how an abandonment decision affects a global brand.