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10 Things to Know Before You Go to Trial in Waco

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Description: Despite all of the recent press, the Western District of Texas is a relatively recent entrant into the world of high-volume patent litigation.  And through all that press, it is easy to forget that Judge Albright and Waco are seeing their first series of patent trials.  Don't be fooled--you Eastern District experience does not matter.  What do trial attorneys need to know? And what should in-house counsel be asking about as trial approaches?  And maybe the most important question of all, what should in-house counsel be thinking about earlier in their cases in order to get ready for trial if it does occur. For anyone overseeing a patent litigation in the Western District, this is a session that will help you ask the right questions.  Speakers: Bradley Coburn, Winston & StrawnAhtoosa Amini Dale, Winston & StrawnBarry Shelton, Winston & Strawn

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2022 BCLT-Asia Society Conference: Pathways for U.S.-China Research Collaboration

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Conference starts at 5:45 minute-mark. The ability of the U.S. and China to collaborate in private and public scientific research increasingly looms as a challenge that can affect all of humanity in our efforts to address pandemics, global climate change, and other shared human and planetary challenges. To some observers, however, research has become impossible due to concerns over national security, human rights, and theft. We begin this program by first examining the risks of U.S.-China technology collaboration, we will look at the impact of the FBI’s China Initiative, and how China’s own practices and policies may put such collaboration at risk, and the risks posed by collaboration in fundamental research and in sector-specific areas. We then will look at steps that can be taken to reduce risks of collaboration. The discussions will look at all aspects of research: government to government, corporate, non-profit and academic.        Speakers: Mark Cohen (Moderator), Asia Society, BCLTJonathan Adams, King’s College LondonRebecca Arcesati, Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS), BerlinHe Jing, GEN Law FirmOrvile Schell, Asia SocietyCaroline Wagner, Ohio State UniversityGlenn Tiffert (Moderator), StanfordGeorgina Jones Suzuki, Ropes & GrayDr. Michael Lauer, National Institutes of Health (NIH)Margaret K. Lewis, Seton Hall Law SchoolMargaret E. Roberts, UC San DiegoDenis Fred Simon, Duke University

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  • 5/7/24
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2022 Berkeley-Stanford APLI Presents: A Conversation with USPTO Director Kathi Vidal

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

The Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute continues with this enlightening discussion by USPTO Director Kathi Vidal.  Dr. Samantha Jameson poses a series of probing questions about the future of U.S. innovation and the USPTO's ability to engage with future innovators.  Director Vidal and Dr. Jameson continue their discussion by focusing on the future of discretionary denial and director review.   This is a discussion that you should not miss.  

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  • 2/27/23
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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - 101: Where are we and what can we expect next?

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Christopher Bonny, Ropes & GrayRich Hung, Morrison FoersterDeanna Kwong, Hewlett Packard EnterpriseSarah Guske, Baker Botts  

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - 112 enablement and written description: The future (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - 112 enablement and written description: The future of genus claims and functional claiming Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developaments in patent law and practice. Speakers Jonathan Lamberson, White & CaseBhanu Sadasivan, McDermott Will & EmeryJill Schmidt, GenentechGargi Talukder, Orrick  

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Arthrex: The future of director review and (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Arthrex: The future of director review and corresponding litigation strategy Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Joe Matal, Haynes and BooneBrent Yamashita, DLA Piper      

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Assignor estoppel: Limits and contractual options

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Winslow Taub, CovingtonMauricio Uribe, Knobbe Martens  

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Designing the Future of Innovation: What should (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Designing the Future of Innovation: What should be next for the US? Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Andrei Iancu, Irell & ManellaDave Kappos, Cravath, Swaine & MooreLaura Peter, Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and USPTO Deputy Director (Moderator)

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Designing the Future: An in-house perspective on what (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Designing the Future: An in-house perspective on what should be next for the USPTO Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Cara Coburn, GenentechLaurie Hill, NewCoDan Lang, CiscoAbby Rives, EngineWayne Stacy, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Interplay of District Courts and the PTAB: Navigating (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Interplay of District Courts and the PTAB: Navigating an uncertain path Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers:Steve Carlson, Robins KaplanLisa Nguyen, Latham & WatkinsJoseph Palys, Paul HastingsJeanifer Parsigian, Winston & Strawn      

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Patent year in review (Mark Lemley)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Mark Lemley, Stanford Law/Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology  

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - SEPs: Anticipating worldwide impact

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Steven Baldwin, Kirkland & EllisTom Chia, Via LicensingYuan Hao, BCLTChris Mammen, Womble Bond Dickinson  

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22nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute - Venue strategies and the sunset of the patent pilot program

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Co-organized with Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice. Speakers Hon. Beth Freeman, District Judge, N.D. Cal.Hon. Maryellen Noreika, District Judge, D. Del.Jim Brogan, King & Spalding

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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - Competition Issues

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Speakers Jennifer Sturiale, University of Maryland (moderator)Michael Carrier, Rutgers Law SchoolShubha Ghosh, Syracuse UniversityDaniel Hanley, Open Markets InstituteCarl Shapiro, UC Berkeley  

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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - Consumer Protection Issues

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Speakers Abbye Atkinson, Berkeley Law (moderator)Maureen Mahoney, Consumer ReportsAaron Perzanowski, Case Western ReserveDuane Pozza, Wiley ReinPaul Roberts, SecuRepairs  

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  • 1/1/24
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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - IP Issues

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Speakers     Pam Samuelson, Berkeley Law (moderator)Robert Gomulkiewicz, University of WashingtonLeah Grinvald, Suffolk UniversityJosh Sarnoff, DePaul UniversityKit Walsh, Electronic Frontier Foundation    

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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - Keynote, Kyle Wiens, iFixit

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Speaker Kyle Wiens, iFixit    

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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - Legislative Approaches

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Chris Hoofnagle, Berkeley Law  (moderator)Nathan Proctor, U.S. Public Interest Research GroupBlake Reid, University of Colorado Law SchoolKerry Sheehan, Independent policy consultantMatthew Williams, Mitchell Silberberg Knupp  

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  • 1/1/24
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26th Annual BCLT/BTLJ Symposium: The Emergent Right to Repair - Repair in International Contexts

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In years past, consumers didn’t think twice about taking a broken car or toaster to a local repair shop or even fixing it themselves. But with today’s software-enabled products, consumers can no longer take those options for granted. In response to legal and technological restrictions, a growing movement advocating a right to repair has emerged, despite pushback from some quarters. The right to repair is at the center of a key policy debate. The Biden Administration and a unanimous FTC recently voiced support for competition and consumer choice in repair markets. Legislation under consideration in dozens of states would facilitate consumer and third-party repair. And regulators around the world have begun to embrace the repair agenda. But manufacturers and device makers remain skeptical of an unfettered right to repair, citing concerns over intellectual property rights, reliability, security, and lost revenue. This symposium will consider the complex, overlapping set of policy questions at the center of the repair debate. How do restrictions on repair, or their elimination, affect competition? How might policymakers resolve potential tensions between the right to repair and the intellectual property rights of device makers? Would the consumer benefits of open repair markets outweigh their risks? And what legislative solutions or other policy interventions are best-suited to address these questions? Speakers Aaron Perzanowski, Case Western Reserve (moderator)Estelle Derclaye, University of NottinghamJessika Richter, Lund UniversityMatthew Rimmer, Queensland University of TechnologyAnthony Rosboroug, European University Institute

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Advanced Life Sciences Institute - Antitrust Considerations in Structuring Pharmaceutical Settlements and Deals

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

BCLT’s new Life Sciences Project is thrilled to announce the launch of our Advanced Life Sciences Institute. We are very excited to be kicking this new program off on April 22, 2022, with a conference on IP and licensing. Join us for in-depth discussions and examination of key issues related to intellectual property and transactions in the life sciences sector. Learn from the life sciences legal experts! Speakers: Allison Schmitt, Berkeley Law/BCLT (moderator)Brendan Coffman, Wilson SonsiniThomas Ensign, Fenwick & WestHae-Won Min Liao, Gilead SciencesSuzanne Munck af Rosenschold, Davis Polk

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Advanced Life Sciences Institute - Carving Out Induced Infringement: Strategy for Skinny Labels

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

BCLT’s new Life Sciences Project is thrilled to announce the launch of our Advanced Life Sciences Institute. We are very excited to be kicking this new program off on April 22, 2022, with a conference on IP and licensing. Join us for in-depth discussions and examination of key issues related to intellectual property and transactions in the life sciences sector. Learn from the life sciences legal experts! CLE will be offered. Speakers: Kira Davis, Durie TangriAzra Hadzimehmedovic, TensegrityRyan Johnson, Fenwick    

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Advanced Life Sciences Institute - Protecting and Licensing AI Inventions in the Life Sciences

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

BCLT’s new Life Sciences Project is thrilled to announce the launch of our Advanced Life Sciences Institute. We are very excited to be kicking this new program off on April 22, 2022, with a conference on IP and licensing. Join us for in-depth discussions and examination of key issues related to intellectual property and transactions in the life sciences sector. Learn from the life sciences legal experts! CLE will be offered. Speakers: Hogene Choi, Morrison & Foerster Hans Sauer, BIO Bruce Wexler, Paul Hastings Andrew Whitehead, Genentech

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Advanced Life Sciences Institute - Protecting IP and Litigating into Uncertainty: Challenges from Sections 101 and 112 in the Life (...)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Advanced Life Sciences Institute - Protecting IP and Litigating into Uncertainty: Challenges from Sections 101 and 112 in the Life Sciences BCLT’s new Life Sciences Project is thrilled to announce the launch of our Advanced Life Sciences Institute. We are very excited to be kicking this new program off on April 22, 2022, with a conference on IP and licensing. Join us for in-depth discussions and examination of key issues related to intellectual property and transactions in the life sciences sector. Learn from the life sciences legal experts! CLE will be offered. Speakers: Natalie Derzko, Covington & Burling Colleen Tracy James, White & Case Eugene Novikov, Durie Tangri Richard Torczon, Wilson Sonsini  

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Advanced Life Sciences Institute - The Judicial Perspective

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

BCLT’s new Life Sciences Project is thrilled to announce the launch of our Advanced Life Sciences Institute. We are very excited to be kicking this new program off on April 22, 2022, with a conference on IP and licensing. Join us for in-depth discussions and examination of key issues related to intellectual property and transactions in the life sciences sector. Learn from the life sciences legal experts! CLE will be offered. Speakers: Jeremy Fogel, Berkeley Law / Berkeley Judicial Institute (moderator)Judge Stanley Chesler, District of New JerseyJudge Beth Freeman, Northern District of CaliforniaJudge Kathleen O’Malley, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fed. Cir. (ret)Judge Leonard Stark, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fed. Cir.  

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: China IP Law Year in Review (for US practitioners)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: China IP Law Year in Review (for US practitioners). Speakers Mark Cohen, BCLT/Berkeley LawPatents: Jill Ge, Allen & OveryEnforcement: Douglas Clark, RouseTrademark/Platform Liability: Joe Simone, SIPSTrade Secrets: Jerry Xia, Gen LawAntitrust Developments: Deng Fei, Charles River AssociatesCopyright: Jiarui Liu, Stanford Law      

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Design Patent Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Design Patent Year in Review. Speakers: Jack Hicks, Womble Bond DickinsonTracy Durkin, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & FoxPeter Menell, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: EPO Patent Prosecution Year in Review (for US practitioners)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: EPO Patent Prosecution Year in Review (for US practitioners). Speakers: John Conroy, Fish & RichardsonMoritz Ammelburg, Fish & RichardsonWayne Stacy, BCLT/Berkeley Law    

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: International Patent Litigation Year in Review (for US practitioners)

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: International Patent Litigation Year in Review (for US practitioners). Speakers: Steve Carlson, Robins KaplanDaniel Hoppe, Preu BohligAtsushi Sato, TMI AssociatesAllison Schmitt, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: ITC Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: ITC Year in Review.   Speakers: Veronica Ascarrunz, Morrison & FoersterLisa Kattan, Baker BottsPeter Menell, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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  • 5/3/23
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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Plant Variety Protection—Global Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Plant Variety Protection—Global Year in Review. Speakers: Michael Ward, Morrison & FoersterElizabeth Freeman Rosenzweig, Morrison & FoersterMark Cohen, BCLT/Berkeley Law    

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: PTAB and Post-Grant Review Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: PTAB and Post-Grant Review Year in Review. Speakers: Lori Gordon, Perkins CoieJeffrey Homrig, Latham & WatkinsWayne Stacy, BCLT/Berkeley Law      

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: SEP Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: SEP Year in Review.   Speakers:  Yuan Hao, BCLT/Berkeley LawJorge Contreras, University of UtahMark Cohen, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Trade and Technology Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: Trade and Technology Year in Review. Speakers: Jennifer Fernandez, Sidley AustinJames Mendenhall, Sidley AustinAllison Schmitt, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: U.S. Patent Litigation Year in Review

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

As part of Berkeley IP Tech & Law month, our instructors take you through the key highlights from the last year in Berkeley IP Tech and Law Month: U.S. Patent Litigation Year in Review. Speakers Jared Bobrow, OrrickSonal Mehta, WilmerHaleRobert Merges, BCLT/Berkeley Law

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Carving out Induced Infringement: Update on Skinny Labels

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

These expert-led discussions are designed to ensure you are up-to-date and prepared for the in-depth strategy discussions at the in-person conference on April 22. Join us for a discussion on the latest issues in induced infringement (including skinny labels) on April 6, as well as a discussion of the complicated landscape of Section 112 law in the life sciences on April 13. Speakers Mila Owen, White & CaseAllison Schmitt, BCLT  

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EPO insights directly from the EPO

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

What do the filings tell us about which countries and which companies are focusing on AI, semiconductors, and medical devices?  Patent-filing data reveals a great deal about global competition and global R&D focus. Based on data from the EPO, this program gives unique insight into what is happening in AI, semiconductors, and medical devices.  Learn where countries and companies are focusing their efforts.  This is Session 1 of a series.   Speakers Gwilym Roberts Aiden Kendrick QUESTIONS FOR THE INSTRUCTORS? Reach out to them directly through LinkedIn by following the links above.

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  • 1/26/24
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Fintiv Finally Over?

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Fintiv Finally Over?Since 2020, Fintiv has been a controversial issue for patent holders and challengers. To help curtail the issue, on June 22, 2022 USPTO Director, Kathi Vidal released an Interim Memorandum on Fintiv and a PTAB study on discretionary denials in AIA trials with parallel litigation for fiscal years 2019 through 2022. At this timely webinar, a panel of PTAB judges provided insight on the recently issued Memorandum and Study. Panelists: Acting Deputy Chief Judge Mike Tierney Vice Chief Judge Mike Kim Judge Justin Busch Mehran Arjomand, Partner, Morrison Foerster Rose Lee, Associate, Morrison Foerster Moderator: Alex Yap, Partner, Morrison Foerster QUESTIONS FOR THE INSTRUCTORS? Reach out to them directly through LinkedIn by following the links above.  

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  • 1/27/24
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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 1

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

The Eastern District provides us with a side-by-side comparison of motions for amending contentions. Together, these decisions illustrate the important facts for both sides. Judge Gilstrap also provides us with a wonderful example of what it takes to win a 12(c) motion and strike down a patent under 101. Compare this outcome to Judge Albright's "uphill scrabble" to win a Rule 12 motion on 101. Finally, Judge Albright gives updated guidance on alternative service and about modifying his model protective orders. Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.

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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 2

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Judge Gilstrap shows his work when calculating enhanced damages on remand. For anyone looking at enhanced damages and ongoing royalties, this case is illustrative.  Sounding somewhat ominous, Judge Gilstrap explains the limits of a FRAND determination and the boundaries the court will not cross. The requirement for Infringement contentions varies from judge to judge even when the rule is exactly the same. Judge Schroeder adds to our knowledge by providing important and specific guidance on the scope of infringement contentions. In the Western District, Judge Albright continues to refine his local rules and issue procedural rulings. From protective orders to confidentiality designations, these procedural opinions are invaluable for those practicing in his court. My favorite opinion this week revolves around his view of 30(b)(6) topics. The opinion includes a list of 30(b)(6) topics that I wouldn't advise using.  Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.      

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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 3

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 3 Lex Luthor and alleged jury misconduct lead this week’s program. The final judgement in VLSI, one of Judge Albright’s first, provides us with a glimpse into this post-trial world. These motions also illustrate the coming fight over unclean hands and the Fortress business model. Definitely worth watching! Beyond VLSI, WDTX gives us an important new case on venue. This case gives us the best view into the court’s current thinking.  Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.    

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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 4

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Description: Judge Albright continues to provide detailed guidance on the often maddening day-to-day tasks of patent litigation. This guidance can both streamline a case and reduce the costs of litigation—but only if attorneys follow it. For example, we get detailed guidance on the court's approach to court costs, discovery of unnamed products, protective order changes, and counting interrogatories. We even get an interesting case on establishing venue by pointing to employees working at home. And maybe the most illustrative cases this time come from a pair of cases discussing motions to stay—one from Waco and one from Austin. Is a motion for preliminary injunction going to be a prerequisite going forward? Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.

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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 5

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Once again, Michael Smith highlights some key learning points from the Texas courts, including: Same plaintiff, different judges, different outcomes--What lessons can we learn from the Sonrai cases and the different decisions in Waco and Austin?   A delicate balancing act between asking the otherside to create new documents and asking the other side to explain their financial documents.  Can we really find a rule of reasonableness? LinkedIn abuse--A sharp rebuke about venue gamesmanship and the misuse of LinkedIn profiles. A textbook case for striking portions of an expert opinion. Judge Gilstrap explains his views on discovery of negotiation agreements and litigation funding documents. Past or present--what are the venue impacts of a closed facility? Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.    

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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 7

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Trial prep and discovery fights continue in Waco, and there still is a lot to learn. For example, the court doesn't take kindly to a company claiming that it cannot identify its own suppliers. Another great lesson—the court will enhance damages for willful infringement but only over portions of the infringement period. And yet another great lesson—the Waco court continues to transfer big-name defendants when they make their case.   What of the Austin division? Austin judges may be receptive to stays, but they are showing a strong resemblance to other Texas judges when it comes to deferring to the jury. In this highly-instructive case, an Austin judge refuses to strike expert damages testimony, letting the jury make the ultimate decision. Finally, the lesson of the week comes from the Eastern District: don't be unreasonable. In denying a motion to compel, the court twice scolded the plaintiff for refusing to narrow, "even modestly," its discovery requests. This is a great case for understanding the limits on interrogatory breadth. Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.

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  • 3/6/24
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Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith | Episode 8

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Is Judge Albright inviting a fight between the 5th Circuit and Federal Circuit?  Sharp language suggesting that the Federal Circuit is ignoring 5th Circuit law on venue suggests so.  What does this mean for briefing tactics?  Should parties start featuring 5th circuit law in preparation for a new mandamus strategy? Speaker: Michael Smith, Scheef & Stone   Texas is home to over 40% of all patent litigation. And with that many on-going cases, important changes happen weekly. To keep you updated, Michael Smith, author of the award winning edtexweblog.com, shares both his research and his local perspective about what's happening around the entire state. Explore our full series of Last Week in Texas with Michael Smith webinars on B-CLE.

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  • 3/21/24
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Protecting IP with Overseas Partners: Lessons from smart oven trade secret litigation

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Manufacturing through overseas partners may be a necessity, albeit one that comes fraught with risk of IP theft.  Come learn practical tips for how to minimize the risk of such misappropriation, as well as best practices for responding when bad acts occur, as taught through lessons learned in a recent litigation. Speakers: Steven C. Carson, Robins KaplanKevin M. Pasquinelli, Robins Kaplan

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  • 5/5/24
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Texas IP Roundup

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Join us to hear from Michael Smith about the recent happenings in Texas that will impact your IP litigation. With constant changes, last month's strategies are already outdated. In this episode, we will discuss: New Fifth Circuit Case Arguably Changing Standards for Challenging Venue Rulings — Will the Federal Circuit actually care about 5th Circuit law? Austin Judge Transferring Multidefendant IP Cases Sua Sponte — Can all non-Texas IP owners expect to be transferred sua sponte? Is Austin still a viable courthouse for patent cases? Good and Bad Ways to Handle Patent Litigation — How knowing when to give up can protect you from an award of attorneys fees.    

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  • 7/17/24
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The Landscape of the Autonomous Vehicle Market – China, Germany & the U.S.

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

Description: Three global powers and three different approaches to the autonomous vehicle market. What does the future development of autonomous vehicles look like? Will the markets and regulatory schemes splinter--causing technology to develop independently? And what should technology companies be watching for in the near future. For this session, our instructors explain the current legal and likely future regulatory schemes for China, the EU, and the United States. For anyone guiding technology companies involved with autonomous vehicle technology, this session should not be missed.    Speakers: Denise Benz, Victor Ho, & Paul Kellery, Allen & Overy  

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The USPTO-FDA Collaboration: Laying the Foundation for the Life Sciences Industry and Beyond

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In 2021, President Biden called for action “to help ensure the patent system, while incentivizing innovation, does not also unjustifiably delay generic drug and biosimilar competition beyond that reasonably contemplated by applicable law.” In response, the USPTO and the FDA have begun an unprecedented collaboration that the USPTO believes will “strengthen our patent system for all technologies.” This webinar will explore the first steps of that collaboration and possible next steps, including:   The USPTO’s notice on duties of disclosure and reasonable inquiry, particularly with respect to statements made to the FDA. The FDA’s (and some senators’) concerns about continuation practice and the USPTO’s request for comments on that issue. The role of the PTAB in the collaboration, including the interplay between post grant proceedings at the PTAB and Orange-book listed patents and biologic patents. The webinar will include a diverse panel of stakeholders, including Deputy Chief Judge Mike Tierney and Deputy Commissioner Bob Bahr of the USPTO and former FDA Chief Counsel Stacy Amin.   Speakers Linda Horner – Chief Judge, USPTO Bob Bahr – Deputy Commissioner, USPTO Mehran Arjomand– Partner, Morrison Foerster Stacy Amin – Former FDA Chief Counsel, Partner, Morrison Foerster Dr. Jean Nguyen – Associate, Morrison Foerster   --- B-CLE is only certified to give credit for California. If you are seeking credit for another jurisdiction, please check with your state bar to determine if California CLE credits are recognized, through reciprocity, in your jurisdiction.   Directions: Viewing on our B-CLE platform is completely complementary. To access the course, click "Add to Cart", then go to "Check Out". Afterwards, click "Order Free Program(s)". The course will then be ready On-Demand.

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  • 5/16/24
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USPTO’s Battle Against Fraudulent Trademark Filings From China: Origins, Strategies, and Ethics

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

In recent years Chinese companies have become major filers of trademarks at the USPTO. The filings have likely been in response to market demands, the growth of e-commerce, and domestic Chinese subsidies. However, the increase has also brought with it numerous unscrupulous actors on both sides of the Pacific. The result has been a surge in fraudulent USPTO trademark filings and disciplinary actions brought by USPTO, as well as cancellation of thousands of trademark applications. The increase in USPTO disciplinary activity has also come at a time that China has been increasingly concerned about misuse of IP filing subsidies and the need to increase its own controls over bad faith filings in China. These developments in Chinese trademark filings at the USPTO may lso reflects the difficulties in establishing and enforcing cross-border disciplinary rules. Speaker: Mark Cohen, BCLT, Asia SocietyMichael Mangelson. USPTOJennifer Chicoski, USPTOHaiyan Ren, Wanhuida   NOTE: You will receive a certificate of completion for CLE credit after viewing this course on the B-CLE platform.

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  • 4/20/24
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What your IP Attorney Wishes You'd Known Before Starting Your Company

  • Author/Instructor:  BCLT

You've identified an unmet need in the life sciences or healthcare space, and developed a clever solution. You're ready to move forward in commercializing your solution into a product, but you will need funding and partnerships to succeed. How can you set yourself up for success--in particular, what do you need to know about your IP landscape and protection strategy, before meeting with potential partners and funders?   Speakers: Ali R. Alemozafar, PhD, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Maria Faradis, PhD, Venture Partner Neena Kadaba, PhD, Apple Tree Partners Uri Lpoatin, MD, Pardes Biosciences Greg Went, PhD, Reflextions Pharmaceuticals    

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  • 5/17/24
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