Conferences and Speeches

PLI’s Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2021 – New York

Thursday, November 4, 2021 {ml-event-to} Friday, November 5, 2021

Morgan Lewis antitrust partner Willard Tom will speak at PLI’s Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2021. This program will give attendees a comprehensive review of basic elements and practical considerations when engaging in licensing agreements for a variety of intellectual property formats. 

Will’s presentation, “Antitrust Issues in Licensing,” will take place on Friday, November 5 at 10:00 am EDT.


  • Applicable antitrust standard: Per se violations versus rule of reason
  • Distinguishing between horizontal and vertical licenses
  • Particular restrictions in IP licenses
  • Differences between the application of U.S. and EU antitrust law to IP licenses

CLE credit: See event website for more information.