IP Chat Channel
Intellectual Property Owners Association’s weekly one-hour webinar series
on current topics in IP is produced in cooperation with host Pamela Sherrid,
former editor of IP Law & Business magazine. Listen to presentations by
experts who will answer your questions immediately!
2016 Scheduled Webinars
Inducement and Indirect Infringement: A Muddle after NuVasive?
Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 2:00pm-3:00pm ET
What is the current state of the law regarding inducement and indirect infringement? Confused, or so one would surmise after reading Judge Reyna’s concurrence in the recent Federal Circuit opinion in Warsaw Orthopedic v. NuVasive. According to that concurrence, the majority opinion is difficult to harmonize with Commil and Global-Tech, two of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decisions on this patent law topic. And experts say unanswered questions remain about how to prove intent to induce and what constitutes willful blindness.
Our panel includes two litigators, one with experience representing plaintiffs in such cases and the other representing defendants, as well as a law professor who is an expert in inducement and whose work has been cited favorably by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. They will review the state of the law and give specific current guidance for both plaintiffs and defendants at each stage of litigation involving inducement: pre-complaint, motion to dismiss, discovery, summary judgment, trial, and remedy. They will also discuss the future direction of the law.
John Campbell, McKool Smith
Prof. Tim Holbrook, Emory University School of Law
Blair Jacobs, Paul Hastings LLP
Parallel Proceedings: Midstream Maneuvers
Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 2:00pm-3:00pm ET
Mark Finkelstein, Jones Day
Scott Kamholz, Foley Hoag LLP
Mitchell Stockwell, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Parallel Proceedings: The Endgame
Thursday, 22 September 2016, 2:00pm-3:00pm ET
Gary Frischling, Irell & Manella LLP
Michael Florey, Fish & Richardson, PC
Neil Sirota, Baker Botts LLP
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IPO’s IP CHAT CHANNEL HOST
Pamela Sherrid Former editor of IP Law & Business magazine and a reporter and writer at Fortune, Forbes and U.S. News & World Report.
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