Trademarks & Licensing

Advisory Committee on Trademarks & Licensing

Advisory Committee on Trademarks & Licensing advises the President “on ways to achieve our institutional goal of ensuring the humane and ethical treatment of workers who produce UW licensed products.” ACTL Charge and Appointment letter 12-02-2016

ACTL was restructured in 2016, following the recommendation of students. The committee is composed of

4 Faculty

  • Serve four-year terms, nominated by the Faculty Senate, one each year.

4 Students

  • Serve one-year terms
    •  United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS) club at UW will nominate one student per year
    • Associated Students of the University of Washington (ASUW) will nominate two undergraduates per year
    • Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) will nominate one graduate student per year

4 Staff

  • Serve two-year terms
    • Professional Staff Organization (PSO) will nominate one professional staff member a year
    • The Classified Staff Unions will nominate one classified staff member per year

2 Ex officio

  • These are non-voting members of ACTL with long-term appointments based on the positions they hold with the University of Washington
  • Kathy D. Hoggan, Senior Director of Trademarks and Licensing
  • Nina E. Kaeney, Director of Administration, Intercollegiate Athletics