Conferences and Speeches

PLI Seminar: Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

Concentrating on new developments in technological innovation, Federal Circuit appellate oversight, and Supreme Court decisions, this seminar will present many of the most pressing issues and new developments from 2016 and 2017.

Do not miss this opportunity to fully understand the impact of new appellate decisions on your pharmaceutical and biotechnology patent practice!

Intellectual property partner Sanjay Murthy will lead a session titled “Ethical Issues Confronting Life Sciences Patent Lawyers.” The session will address ethics before the Patent and Trade Appeal Board (PTAB), conflicts issues, and ethics issues for in-house counsel.

Topics will include:

  • Compliance with PTAB rules
  • Protective order obligations
  • Moving for sanctions
  • Safeguarding confidential information in patent prosecution
  • Enforceability of advanced waiver in client engagement letters
  • Allegations of side switching

A webcast option is available. See the website for more information.

CLE credit: Please see the event website for detailed CLE information.