Biosimilars Regulatory and Legal Challenges: A Look Back and What’s Ahead

Broadcast Date: Thursday, December 08, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Timothy J. Shea
Geoffrey D. Mowatt
Gareth Morgan


About Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox is an intellectual property law firm of 170+ professionals devoted solely to providing outstanding patent, trademark, Patent Office litigation, district court, and International Trade Commission legal services.

For more than 36 years, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox helped companies build and enforce worldwide IP portfolios. Sterne Kessler has a proven track record at U.S. district courts, federal appeals courts, and the International Trade Commission, with worldwide oppositions, 175+ inter partes reviews, 50+ interferences, 400+ reexaminations, and covered business method patent reviews. They are the leader in both inter partes reviews and covered business method reviews in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. 

Sterne Kessler provides a full range of IP services, including: Patent preparation and prosecution, including management of worldwide prosecution, patent Office litigation, including oppositions, reexaminations, interferences, inter partes reviews (IPR), and covered business method (CBM) proceedings, patent litigation in U.S. district courts, state courts, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the United States International Trade Commission, strategic patent portfolio development and portfolio management, patent searching conducted at Sterne Kessler, as well as searching by vendors managed by Sterne Kessler, opinions on patentability, freedom to operate, patent infringement, and patent validity, advice on licensing, technology transfer, commercialization, monetization and due diligence; a number of their attorneys are Certified Licensing Professionals: Copyrights, Trademarks and Design Patents.


About DLA Piper (Canada) LLP

Building strong and substantial client relationships was the compass for DLA Piper’s business strategy and future development. Today, we are located in more than 30 countries throughout Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East, positioning us to help companies with their legal needs around the world.

Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000 and Fortune 500 enterprises to start-up companies developing industry-leading technologies. They include more than half of the Fortune 250 and nearly half of the FTSE 350 or their subsidiaries.

With over 260 Canadian lawyers delivering services in more than 50 practice areas, DLA Piper Canada provides unparalleled value to our clients by combining the deep resources of a global firm with the highest level of personal service in the business. Our mission and vision is to be Canada’s premiere entrepreneurial full service law firm known for its leading edge specialties and comprised of lawyers who achieve results that exceed expectations through commitment to our clients and ourselves.


About Olswang LLP

Olswang LLP is an international law firm and a European and Asian leader in Technology, Media and Telecommunications. It also has established a commanding reputation for changing the face of business in a wide range of other industries, from Real Estate and Retail to Life Sciences and Leisure. Its partnership spans seven international offices across Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, the UK and Singapore, and, together with it 'best friends' network of leading independent law firms, it advises clients across EMEA, the US and South-East Asia.