America Invents Act (AIA): Third-party Patent Litigation Challenges in 2015

Broadcast Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
antitrust law
Ronald I. Eisenstein
DeAnn F. Smith
Charles E. Miller


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Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. is a general commercial and corporate practice law firm of several hundred lawyers including a broad-client-based, full-service intellectual property group whose professional capabililties complement those of the Firm’s other practice groups. Sills Cummis’ world-wide client roster ranges from Fortune 500 companies to foreign, institutional, and emerging entities involved in or planning to enter American markets. The physical location of the Firm’s offices in New York and New Jersey offers particularly convenient and significant logistical and economic advantages to clients in the pharmaceutical / life sciences and chemical arts having intellectual property and other business assets and concerns in the United States. Further information regarding Sills Cummis & Gross, its lawyers, and practice areas can be found on the Firm’s website at