Sheldon Klein Named to AIPLA Board of Directors


MINNEAPOLIS (Nov. 2, 2015) – Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that attorney Sheldon Klein has been named to the board of directors of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), serving on the board in the role of second vice president. In this capacity, Sheldon also serves on the board's executive committee.

AIPLA serves as the premier professional organization for intellectual property attorneys nationwide and around the world, with approximately 15,000 members in private practice, government service, and academia. Through its education and advocacy programs, AIPLA takes an active role in shaping domestic and international IP policy. More information about AIPLA can be found at the organization’s website.

Based out of the firm’s office in Washington, D.C., Sheldon is one of the key members of GPM’s Intellectual Property, Technology & Privacy Practice Group. For more than 30 years, Sheldon has assisted clients across a wide range of industries with counseling, portfolio management, litigation, licensing, and transactions in the areas of trademark, copyright, unfair competition, advertising law, and social media.

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a full-service firm with more than 180 attorneys and offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Washington, D.C.; and Fargo, North Dakota. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.