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IP Update

John Hobgood and Jonathan Roses of WilmerHale will provide a brief intellectual property law primer followed by an update on legislative, case law, and U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board developments from 2017.  Join us for a discussion on the following:


  • Primer on Trademark, Copyright, Trade Secret, and Patent Law
  • Limits on patent lawsuit venue
  • Trademark protection for disparaging marks
  • ISP obligations for repeat copyright offenders
  • Continued evolution on patentable subject matter
  • Patent on-sale bar and contract manufacturing
  • Burden of proof for patentability of amended claims in an Inter Partes Review
Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 10:00 AM until 1:30 PM
Westin Waltham Hotel
Westin Waltham Boston
70 Third Avenue
Waltham, MA  02451

Diane Pruente
Registration is required by April 2, 2018
Payment In Advance Or At Event
No Fee