Legal Series: Defending Yourself Against Patent Trolls in 2013

Broadcast Date: Friday, June 28, 2013 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
CLE Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination Of Bias Online
Siddhartha Venkatesan
Sid Leach
Jeremy P. Oczek


About Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Orrick is a global law firm with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. Founded in San Francisco and celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2013, Orrick is recognized by Law360 as one of the “Global 20″ leading firms. The firm offers clients a distinctive combination of local insight and consistent global quality across 25 offices. Orrick’s lawyers are known for delivering commercially oriented advice on sophisticated transactions and have an extraordinary record of wins in high-stakes disputes. Selected by Financial Times among the top five most innovative US law firms in 2011, Orrick was the only one of the five cited for innovation in both legal advice and the business of law. Collaboration, one of the firm’s core values, defines the firm’s relationships with its clients, among its lawyers and staff, and with its communities.


About Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing in nine locations throughout the western United States and in Mexico, including Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles and Orange County, California; Denver, Colorado; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Los Cabos, Mexico. Representing corporations, small businesses and individuals, our mission is to take a genuine interest in our clients, understand their objectives and meet or exceed their expectations.


About Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC

For over a century, Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC has helped protect our client’s innovations and technologies. Today, Bond’s Intellectual Property and Technology Group represents technology clients throughout United States, including Fortune 100 companies, high-tech start-ups, service-oriented businesses, manufacturers, financial institutions, major universities, and research organizations. The Group has considerable experience in all areas of intellectual property, including our core areas of patent and trademark prosecution and portfolio development, intellectual property litigation and dispute resolution, and technology transfer and licensing. Our Group, comprised of nearly 20 attorneys, includes registered patent attorneys who hold various Bachelor of Science degrees and several who hold Ph.D.s or Masters degrees. With respect to intellectual property litigation, our trial attorneys have successfully litigated high-stakes technology cases and have considerable experience in trials and dispute resolution. We offer “big city” expertise at business-friendly rates, an attraction for a surprisingly varied clientele.