Developing and Maintaining Effective and Efficient Patent Enforcement and Litigation Strategies
As the importance of protecting inventions continues to grow in the recent years, the number of enforcement, licensing and litigation issues also increases. Ensuring effective and efficient litigation and enforcement procedures has always been a challenge for patent owners especially now that enforcement costs can be forbiddingly high.
In this LIVE Webcast, a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the best practices in developing and maintaining effective and efficient patent enforcement and litigation strategies.
Key topics include:
- Developing a Patent Enforcement and Litigation Strategy
- Enforcement and Litigation Considerations
- Enforcing Patents at the U.S. International Trade Commission
- Enhanced Damages in District Court Litigation
- Recent Trends and Developments
- Recent Court Decisions
Andrew J. Danford, Counsel
- Historical development of enhanced damages and Seagate standard
- Halo lowered the standard for awarding enhanced damages by eliminating the requirement of objective recklessness and replacing the prior clear and convincing standard with a preponderance of the evidence standard
- The role of the judge and jury in determining enhanced damages
- Lessons from recent cases applying Halo
Austen C. Endersby, Attorney
Fox Rothschild LLP
Enforcing patents at the U.S. International Trade Commission
- What is the ITC and what does it do?
- Who may bring a lawsuit at the ITC?
- Who may be sued at the ITC?
- How do ITC Investigations differ from lawsuits brought in federal court?
- What kinds of remedies can the ITC impose?
- How ITC litigation can affect your business
Who Should Attend:
- Patent Lawyers
- Patent Licensing Lawyers
- Patent Litigators
- Patent Owners
- Patent Counsel
- IP Consultants
Andrew Danford's is a counsel in WilmerHale’s Litigation/Controversy Department, and a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Group. Mr. Danford’s practice focuses on intellectual property disputes at the trial and appellate levels. He has represented clients in patent disputes involving a broad range of technological fields, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, smartphones, microprocessors, telecommunications networks and internet technologies. He has also appeared in more than 10 appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, as well as in several appeals before the United States Supreme Court.
Andrew Danford's is a counsel in WilmerHale’s Litigation/Controversy Department, and a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Group. Mr. Danford’s …
Austen Endersby’s practice focuses on disputes involving intellectual property law, corporate law and commercial law. He represents a broad range of clients in intellectual property cases in Federal District Courts and in Section 337 Investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission. He also serves as Delaware counsel to corporations in patent infringement cases in the District of Delaware, one of the busiest patent litigation dockets in the country. Austen’s patent litigations involve a broad range of products, including mechanical devices, high-potency chemical sweeteners, electrical cables, financial solutions and pharmaceutical products. He has also handled trademark litigations in a variety of fields, including the fashion and apparel industry and the interior design industry.
Austen Endersby’s practice focuses on disputes involving intellectual property law, corporate law and commercial law. He represents a broad range …
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WilmerHale is a leading international law firm with more than 200 attorneys focused on intellectual property matters in the United States, Europe and Asia. Experienced in providing comprehensive solutions to the intellectual property business challenges that face companies at all stages of growth and in every aspect of their business that involves the acquisition, exploitation or protection of intellectual property. WilmerHale has been deeply involved in patent litigation since the battle between Amgen and Genetics Institute over EPO in the 1980s. Since that time, the firm has represented clients such as Roche, GlaxoSmithKline and Becton Dickinson in many of the landmark patent cases in these industries.
About Fox Rothschild LLP
Fox Rothschild LLP is a full-service national law firm that serves the needs of businesses and individuals. Over the past century, Fox has grown to more than 700 attorneys who practice in more than 50 practice areas in 22 offices from coast to coast. Our clients come to us because we understand their issues, their priorities and the way they think. We help clients manage risk and make better decisions by offering practical advice and innovative solutions. What sets Fox apart is our understanding of clients’ situations and industries, as well as their need for practical and cost-effective advice. At Fox, we are as committed to your success as you are. Fox is experienced in patent litigation, diligently representing patentees and accused infringers in patent infringement cases in Federal Courts and Section 337 Investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission.