Seventh Annual Patent Administrative Law Conference

March 16, 2017
American University Washington College of Law
Washington, District of Columbia
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST


12:00 PM

Catered Lunch

1:00 PM


1:10 PM


Brian Hinman, Chief Intellectual Property Officer, Phillips

1:45 PM

The PTAB at Five

Jonathan Stroud, Chief Patent Counsel, Unified Patents

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

How IPRs and PGRs Alter Litigation and Monetization

Roshan Mansinghani, Senior Patent Counsel, Unified Patents, Inc.

Heather C. Brady, Senior Patent Counsel, Johnson & Johnson
Scott Markow, Senior Patent Counsel, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Suzanne Munck, Deputy Director and Chief Counsel for Intellectual Property, Federal Trade Commission
Tim Salmon, Principal and Co-Founder, Empire IP LLC

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Networking Break

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Post-AIA Validity and Value

Kevin Jakel, Chief Executive Officer, Unified Patents, Inc.

3:50 PM - 4:50 PM

Section 101 and the Future of CBM Review

Jonas Anderson, Associate Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law

Steven Klocinski, Senior Managing Counsel, Senior Intellectual Property Counsel, MasterCard Worldwide
Lead Judge Grace Karaffa Obermann, United States Patent and Trademark Office
Timothy Jezek, Vice President, Intellectual Property and Litigation, EchoStar Corporation
Teresa "Terry" Stanek Rea, Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Closing Remarks

6:00 PM

Networking Cocktails

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