The BPCIA Patent Dance – What Biosimilar Companies Need To Know

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Pierre E. Queiroz de Oliveira
Daniel J. Nevrivy, PH.D.
Jamaica P. Szeliga


About Pepper Hamilton LLP

Pepper Hamilton LLP is a multi-practice law firm with more than 500 lawyers nationally. The firm provides corporate, litigation and regulatory legal services to leading businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations and individuals throughout the nation and the world.

Pepper Hamilton LLP’s Intellectual Property Department helps its clients protect and commercialize their intellectual property assets while minimizing the risk of liability.  They assist companies with the full gamut of intellectual property matters, including patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secret protection, unfair competition, privacy, and technology-related transactions. They recognize that IP is a vital part of any company’s asset portfolio, and, when conflicts arise, they work to efficiently resolve disputes through litigation or alternative methods.  As a truly global practice, their IP experience extends beyond the United States. They structure, draft and negotiate agreements between both domestic companies and domestic companies and their foreign counterparts.


About Nevrivy Patent Law Group P.L.L.C

Nevrivy Patent Law Group P.L.L.C. is an intellectual property (IP) law firm located in Washington, D.C. The firm is committed to providing clients with the highest quality legal representation that is responsive, cost-effective, and aligned with their business goals.

The firm’s attorneys have extensive experience in IP law and a very high level of technical competence and scientific knowledge. The firm’s client base and experience enable it to appreciate the unique issues that each client faces and to tailor the representation to suit their business and technical needs. The firm’s clients are located throughout the U.S. and internationally and include inventors, start-ups, emerging growth and mid-size companies, Fortune 500 firms and leading research universities.

Technology areas of focus include biologics, pharmaceutical formulations, chemicals, chemical syntheses and processes, fuel cells, drug discovery, beverages and food science, polymers, agrochemicals, pigments, paper products, oil/gas refinery technologies, energy, pharmaceuticals and drug delivery technologies, stem cells and regenerative medicine, diagnostics and personalized medicine, molecular biology, biochemistry, vaccines, microbiology, antibodies, therapeutic methods, consumer products, mechanical devices, veterinary medicine, genomics, inflammation, cancer, small molecules, organic chemicals, optics, semiconductors, advanced materials, nanotechnology and nanobiotechnology.


About Leydig, Voit & Mayer

At the forefront of intellectual property law for more than a century, Leydig, Voit & Mayer provides valued advice and trusted counsel on intellectual property issues to industry leaders around the world. Leydig's IP litigation, licensing, and prosecution services encompass patent, trademark, copyright, trade secrets, Internet and other IP issues, including post-grant proceedings. The firm represents clients in various industries including pharmaceuticals, chemical and chemical engineering, software, electronics, manufacturing and machine design, biotechnology, medical devices, financial services, and consumer products. The wealth of litigation and technical experience of the firm’s attorneys and staff enables the firm to tailor its services to the unique needs of each client.