Alert January 15, 2014

Upcoming Conferences

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2014
January 29-30, 2014
San Francisco

March 20-21, 2014
New York City

April 24-25, 2014
Chicago

Licensing transactions are more complex and more important than ever. The constantly evolving legal, regulatory and technical landscape drives the need to stay current in a wide variety of key areas. This program will feature updates on current legal developments, present case studies highlighting best practices, provide tactical guidance for negotiating frequently contested issues, and provide a framework for identifying and avoiding common pitfalls, keeping the relationship on track, litigation planning and avoidance, and addressing ethics concerns. Goodwin Procter partner Ira Levy will speak on two panels: “Litigation and Case Law Issues for Licensing Lawyers” and “Ethical Considerations in Licensing.”

NYIPLA Judges Dinner 2014
March 28, 2014
New York City

Goodwin Procter is pleased to support the New York Intellectual Property Law Association’s 92nd Annual Dinner in Honor of the Federal Judiciary. This year, the keynote speaker will be The Honorable Kenneth W. Starr, President and Chancellor of Baylor University, former Solicitor General of the United States, and former judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. The Honorable Gregory M. Sleet, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, will be awarded the 12th Annual Outstanding Public Service Award. Goodwin will be hosting clients and guests in the hospitality suite in the Waldorf Astoria’s Peacock Alley, before and after the dinner.