Washington, D.C., partner Mercedes Meyer will moderate the panel, “Hot Topics in Law Practice Management: Caring for Your Employees While Protecting Your Clients and Firm” at this year’s Spring Meeting of the American Intellectual Property Law Association. The meeting, which starts on May 13 and runs through May 15, will also include practice tips for patent litigation and seminars on practicing IP law in the new economy and avoiding pitfalls during prosecution and litigation. Mercedes was also a member of the organizing committee for this meeting.