In Search of Best Practices for Patent Litigation Case Management Post-AIA

Date

May 2, 2013 - 8:00am to 6:00pm

The Regional Conference on Patent Litigation in New York:
In Search of Best Practices for Patent Litigation Case Management Post-AIA

Presented by:
The Sedona Conference® Institute
In association with the Cardozo School of Law

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
New York, NY

May 2, 2013

Sign-in and Continental Breakfast 8:00 a.m.
Faculty-participant Reception 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Seating is Limited to 100 - Register Today
Use discount code PATENTNY13100 to save $100

 

Patent litigation in the United States is experiencing fundamental change as a result of the enactment of the America Invents Act (AIA). The Sedona Conference® Institute℠ (TSCI) series of Regional Conferences on Patent Litigation searches for solutions to the many uncertainties, challenges, and opportunities for patent owners and accused infringers in this new enforcement landscape.These one-day programs are limited in attendance to foster the "Sedona-style" dialogue and to provide maximum interaction between all participants.

The Honorable Paul R. Michel (ret.), formerly Chief Judge of the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and Robert G. Sterne, founding director of Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, P.L.L.C., chair the planning committee of the conference series.

TSCI's Regional Conference on Patent Litigation in New York features a stellar faculty comprised of leading judges and practitioners, including:

Co-chairs

  • Leora Ben-Ami, intellectual property partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Ronald J. Schutz, regional managing partner of the New York office and chair of the National IP Litigation Group of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi

Panelists

  • Hon. Loretta A. Preska, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Hon. John G. Koeltl, U.S. District Judge in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Hon. Faith S. Hochberg, U.S. District Judge in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • George E. Badenoch, chair of Kenyon & Kenyon's Electrical and Mechanical Practice Group
  • Bill Carmody, who heads Susman Godfrey's New York office
  • Henry Hadad, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • David J. Kappos, former director of the USPTO, and partner at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
  • Robert G. Sterne, founding director of Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, and co-chair of the planning committee of the TSCI series of regional conferences on patent litigation
  • Additional Faculty TBA

Successive expert panels will use the acclaimed "Sedona dialogue" approach to explore the following topic areas:

  • Early Evaluation of Damage Exposure
  • Markman Hearings and Claim Construction
  • Contested Parallel Proceedings Before the USPTO
  • ITC: Domestic Industry Requirement and Relief Available
  • Patent Litigation Case Management

The conference will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in New York, New York, at the Cardozo School of Law. The conference begins with a continental breakfast at 8:00 am (program starts promptly at 9:00 am), and ends with a faculty-participant reception from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Registration is limited to 100 participants (in addition to the faculty) to ensure an intimate environment conducive to meaningful dialogue.

The Sedona Conference® will be applying for 375 minutes of MCLE accreditation.

For further conference details, faculty bios, and to register for the program, Click Here and be sure to use code PATENTNY13100 to save $100 on the registration fee. Space is limited to 100 registrants on a first-come, first-served basis, so the time to register is now!

Location

Cardozo School of Law, Moot Court Room

Event type

Conference

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