Speaker Notes

 

Event: November 15, 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Randall R. Rader, The Rader Group
Event NotesIs IP leadership shifting to Asia?
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Event: September 20, 2017 Meeting
Speaker: The Honorable James L. Robart
Event Notes: Current Approaches To RAND and FRAND – Reflecting, It’s A Wide, Wide World
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Event: May 17, 2017 Annual Meeting & CLE
Speakers: Brian G. Bodine, Lane Powell PC and Peter E. Heuser, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
Event NotesPatent Case Law Year-In-Review, Recent Decisions from the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court
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Event: March 15, 2017 Meeting
Speakers: Jay Sha, Takuya Izumi, Leonard L. Werner-Jones, David Sproston, and Shoko Leek
Event Notes: Dos and Don’ts of US Inbound & Outbound Applications
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Event: February 7, 2017
Event Notes: Discover IP Japan Conference 2017
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Presentation 1_Preary Session

Presentation 2A_Session 1

Presentation 2B_Session 1

Presentation 3A Session 2

Presentation 3B Session 2

Presentation 4 Session 3

Presentation 5 Session 4

 

Event: November 16, 2016 Meeting
Speaker: Paul Stewart, Partner, Knobbe Martens Intellectual Property Law
Event Notes: Representing Clients in Related Technology: Ethical Conflicts in Patent Prosecution
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Event: September 14, 2016 Meeting
Speaker: David Gauntlett of Gauntlett & Associates, Irvine California
Event Notes: Obtaining Insurance Coverage for Your Patent Infringement and Related IP Claims;
Appendix – Insurance Coverage for Patent Infringement Lawsuits
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Event: June 9, 2016 Meeting
Speaker: Hitoshi ITO, Commissioner of the Japan Patent Office
Event Notes: Updates of JPO Initiatives
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Event: May 18, 2016 Meeting
Speakers: Brian G. Bodine, Lane Powell PC and Peter E. Heuser, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
Event Notes: Patent Case Law Year-In-Review, Recent Decisions from the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court
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Event: March 16, 2016 Meeting
Speaker: Jerry A. Riedinger, Partner, Perkins Coie
Event Notes: The Changing World of Patent Litigation: Past, Present and Future
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Event: January 20, 2016 Meeting
Speaker: Stephen Korniczky, Partner, Sheppard Mullin
Event Notes: Ethics for Patent Practitioners
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Event: November 18, 2015 Meeting
Speaker: John D. Vandenberg, Klarquist Sparkman, LLP
Event Notes: Tips For U.S. Patent Prosecution and Litigation
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Event: September 16, 2015 Meeting
Speaker: Christopher V. Carani, McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.
Event Notes: Design Rights
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Event: May 20, 2015 Meeting
Speaker: Brian G. Bodine, Lane Powell PC
Event Notes: Patent Case Law Year-In-Review, Recent Decisions from the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court
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Event: March 18, 2015 Meeting
Speaker: Jennifer K. Johnson
Event Notes: The Myriad Ways 35 U.S.C. 101 Has Been Obscured for Biotech
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Event: January 28, 2015 Meeting
Speakers: Mike Allen, Microsoft Corporation; Bill Harmon, Shook Hardy & Bacon; Danielle Johnston Holmes, Microsoft; Thomas Wong, Microsoft
Event Notes: Recent Developments in Patent Law: Divided Infringement and Inducement
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Event: November 19, 2014 Meeting
Speaker: John Cabeca, Director of the Silicon Valley USPTO
Event Notes: Recent developments with the Silicon Valley office and the latest in USPTO rules and procedures
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Event: September 17, 2014 Meeting
Panel: Maria Anderson, Paul Leblond, Larry Lycke, and Bart Eppenauer
Event Notes: Panel Discussion of the Supreme Court Decision in Alice v. CLS Bank
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Event: May 21, 2014 Meeting
Speaker: Peter Kim
Event Notes: Maximizing the Effectiveness of Patent Strategy, Inspired by Principles of Sun-Tzu: Integrating Court Cases, Best Practices, and The Art of War
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Event: March 19, 2014 Meeting
Speaker: Brian G. Bodine
Event Notes: Patent Case Law Year-In-Review, Recent Decisions from the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court
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Event: January 15, 2014 Meeting
Speakers: Jim Banowsky, Sonia Cooper, Steve Spellman, and Tom Wong
Event Notes: Considerations and Strategies On Drafting Patent Applications For Both US And EP Jurisdictions
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Event: November 22, 2013 Meeting
Speaker: Sean M. O’Connor, Professor of Law, School of Law, University of Washington
Event Notes: Patent Exhaustion and New Business Models: Sales, Servitudes, and Services
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Event: July 12, 2013 Meeting
Speaker: The Honorable James L. Robart
Event Notes: Updates in Determining RAND for Standards Essential Patents
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Event: May 15, 2013 Meeting
Speakers: Gregg Choe, Douglas Grady, Dylan Hargreaves, and Byron Springer
Event Notes: High Tech Patent Transaction Marketplace
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Event: January 15, 2013 Meeting
Speakers: Aaron Chatterjee, Henry Gabryjelski, Steven Spellman, Tom Wong
Event Notes: Issues and Strategies for the New First-to-File Patent Statutes and Rules Under the America Invents Act.
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Event: December 12, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: Chris Frerking
Event Notes: Drafting U.S. patent applications with later European filing in mind.
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Event: September 19, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: Joseph Re
Event Notes: Patent Prosecution Through the Eyes of a Patent Litigator
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Event: May 30, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: Michael Tierney, USPTO
Event Notes: Contested Proceedings Before the New Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB)
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Event : April 25, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: David Hricik
Event NotesEthics in Today’s Patent Practice for Washington Practitioners
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Event: March 21, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: John F. Murphy
Event Notes: CAFC year in Review
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Event: February 29, 2012 Meeting
Speaker: Stephen Kunin
Event Notes: Strategies for patent practice under the Leahy-Smith AIA
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Event: November 16, 2011 Meeting
Speaker: Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents, USPTO
Event Notes: USPTO Update with Commissioner Stoll
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Event: June 15, 2011 Meeting
Speaker: Andrew Pratt
Event Notes: Understanding ITC Litigation
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Event: May 18, 2011 Meeting
Speaker: Sean O’Connor
Event NotesWaiting for Therasense . . . updates on inequitable conduct
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Event: January 19, 2011 Meeting
Speaker: Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents, USPTO
Event Notes: USPTO Update with Commissioner Stoll
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Event: November 18, 2010 Meeting
Speaker: Christopher Holman, J.D., Ph.D
Event Notes: Impact of Bilski on Biotechnology
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Event: September 15, 2010 Meeting
Speaker: Brian G. Bodine
Event Notes: What’s New: Federal Circuit Court Review
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Event: June 16, 2010 Meeting
Speaker: Jeff Hawley
Event Notes: Your Evolving Ethical Obligations – Therasense and Avid
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Event: May 26, 2010 Meeting
Speaker: Matt Rainey
Event Notes: Patent Law Reform
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Event: March 17, 2010 Meeting
Speaker: William F. Smith
Event Notes: Tips for Success Before the BPAI
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Event: November 18, 2009 Meeting
Speaker: Anthony K. Greene
Event Notes: Intersection of Ethics and Professional Liability Issues in Intellectual Property Firms &/or IP Lawyers in Other Firms
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Event:  September 16, 2009 Meeting
Speaker:  Stephen G. Kunin
Event Notes:  Reexamination/Reissue Practice Group
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Event: March 25, 2009 Meeting
Speaker: David Yurkerwich
Event Notes: Patent Damages and Valuations
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Event: March 21, 2007 Meeting
Speaker: Professor Joe Miller
Event Notes: Putting the Law (Back) in Patent Law
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