The business of intellectual property is changing and you’re facing new challenges every day. At Licensing Executive Society (U.S.A and Canada) (LES), we are dedicated to evolving with your needs by providing up-to-date, relevant, and easy-to-access information. As a member of LES, you’ll grow your network, hone your skills and knowledge, and advance your career.
Grow your network.
LES represents a highly-diverse community of nearly 3,000 IP, business, and technology licensing professionals who collaborate across multiple industries to create a unique networking and learning environment.
Chapter Events: Our network of local chapters hosts regular educational meetings and networking events right in your backyard.
Directory: Access to up-to-date contact information for nearly 3,000 licensing professionals around the world.
Industry Connections: Join our industry sectors to connect with your peers and impact the planning and development of new initiatives. Enhance your personal leadership and collaborative skills.
Social Media Channels: Participate in online discussions on our LinkedIn page.
Hone your skills and knowledge.
Publications: Stay up to date with breaking industry news delivered directly to you on a regular basis. Our timely publications keep you informed about industry trends, developments, emerging issues, and opportunities affecting the IP business community.
Insights:A weekly e-newsletter with current industry articles from across North America.
Les Nouvelles: The leading technology transfer and licensing journal.
Viewpoints: A quarterly newsletter containing information about all LES activities.
Surveys: Access the results of our unique bi-annual benchmarking surveys such as deal terms, royalty rates, and compensation surveys.
CLP Preparation Courses: LES is the only organization to offer a virtual CLP exam review course. The course provide you with the tools and resources to create your own exam preparation experience. You will gain access to over 12 hours of content preparation, collaborative groups, interactive quizzes, discussion forums, and live documents.
Free Education: Participate in the free Webinar Wednesdays, informal webinarsthat highlight content from the industry sectors and professional interest committees. You will also receive access to our LES e-libraryeducational programs whenever it fits your schedule.
Career Center: Ready for change? The online career center can help you find your next position or fill the one you have open.
Registration Discounts: By becoming a member of LES you will receive registration discounts for chapter events, annual meetings, educational events, and more