Alert January 31, 2007

Publications & Conferences

Publications

Daniel A. Wilson published “Patent Diligence on a Life Science Company: Ten Steps to Becoming Comfortable on a Budget” in American Venture Magazine’s January 2007 issue. 

Jacqueline Klosek published “Corporate Blogs: Handle with Care” on BusinessWeekOnline on December 14, 2006.

Jacqueline Klosek and Andrew Lurié published “Campaign for Copyright Extension in the UK Faces Latest Hurdle as Gowers Report Is Released” in Global Intellectual Property Asset Management Report’s December 2006 issue.

Jacqueline Klosek published her third book The War on Privacy on November 30, 2006.

 

Upcoming Conferences

Bridging the Gap: Crossing Over into Reality
Date: February 14, 2007
Location: Hotel Pennsylvania, New York, NY
This conference covers a wide range of topics to help attorneys new to the New York State legal system learn about the basics of several general areas of practice, strategies for mediations and depositions and general ethics obligations. Ira J. Levy will co-present a session entitled “Intellectual Property.”

Strategies for Managing Intellectual Property Litigation Summit
Date: February 28, 2007
Location: The Harvard Club, New York, NY
Ira J. Levy will speak on a panel entitled “An Overview of Breaking IP Litigation Issues.” Albert J. Solecki, Jr. will speak on a panel entitled “Trade Secrets and the Protection of Intellectual Property.”

Institutional Investor’s Financial Technology Forum – 2007 Winter Workshop
Date: February 28, 2007
Location: Four Seasons Hotel, Miami, FL
Stephen G. Charkoudian will speak on a panel entitled “Negotiating Outsourcing Agreements.”

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2007
Date: March 1-2, 2007
Location: PLI California Center, San Francisco, CA
Ira J. Levy will speak on a panel entitled “Trademark Licensing from the Inside & Outside.”

Privacy Seminar
Date: March 7, 2007
Location: Goodwin Procter LLP, New York Office, New York, NY
Jacqueline Klosek will speak at the breakfast briefing on “Critical Issues in US and EU Privacy Law.”

Patent Issues for the Non-Specialist
Date: March 15, 2007
Location: PLI New York Center, New York, NY
Stephen G. Charkoudian will speak on a panel entitled “Patent Issues in M&A Transactions.”

Y Combinator Startup School
Date: March 24, 2007
Location: Kresge Auditorium, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Joel E. Lehrer will speak on a panel entitled “IP Issues for Micro-Startups.”

Association of Corporate Counsel
Date: March 29, 2007
Location: Goodwin Procter LLP, Boston Office, Boston, MA
Stephen G. Charkoudian will speak on a panel entitled “IP Traps for the Unwary in M&A Transactions.”

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2007
Date: March 29-30, 2007
Location: PLI New York Center, New York, NY
Ira J. Levy will speak on a panel entitled “Trademark Licensing from the Inside & Outside.” Christopher J. Denn will speak on a panel entitled “Patent and Technology Licensing.” Ira Levy is also chairing the event.

Current and Future Trends in Patent Law – Annual IP Conference
Date: April 20, 2007
Location: Suffolk University Law School, Boston, MA
Edmund R. Pitcher will speak on a panel entitled “For & Against Metabolite Claiming ‘Statutory Subject Matter.’”

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2007: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing
Date: June 20-22, 2007
Location: PLI New York Center, New York, NY
Louis S. Sorell and Marta E. Delsignore will speak at this event. Lou Sorell is also chairing the event.