The Impact of Regulatory and Industry Standards on Patents
Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes
1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern
12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central
11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific
From smart phones to gasoline additives to ANDA use definitions, industry and regulatory standards can have a critical impact on IP rights.
Expert panelists will examine how courts use standards to define the scope of related IP rights, how obligations tied to standards (e.g., FRAND commitments) can affect monetary damages, and the impact on exclusion orders and injunctions in both the pharmaceutical and computer industries.
This program will include the viewpoint of regulatory standard participants and standard development organizations (SDOs) to assess their impact on corresponding patents.
Logan M. Breed, Partner, Hogan Lovells, Washington DC
Jorge L. Contreras, Associate Professor of Law, American University - Washington College of Law, Washington DC
Michele Herman, Chief Corporate Counsel, Intellectual Ventures, Bellevue, WA
Michael Hawes (Moderator), Partner, Baker Botts LLP, Houston, TX
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