Patent Law Summit - June 16, 2015 in Dallas

Announcement Description

Dear Electronic and Computer Law Committee Members:

I am writing to ask you to strongly consider attending the 2015 AIPLA Electrical and Computer Law Committee Summit sponsored by our own Electronic and Computer Law Committee.  We have put together a strong group of speakers on topics of particular interest to practitioners in the electronic and computer arts for a full day of CLE credit.  The program specifics are set forth below.  We hope to see you there!
When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Where: SMU Dedman School of Law in Dallas, TX  
Further information, including hotel information and registration: click here.
Here is the current schedule for the summit:
8:45 am - 10:15 am  Alice Update
USPTO Perspective
Andrew Hirshfeld (Invited) Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy, US Patent & Trademark Office
European Perspective
Michael Williams, FJ Cleveland LLP, London, England
US Practitioner Perspective
Steven W. Lundberg, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner, P.A., Minneapolis, MN
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 11:30 am Litigation Update - Panel discussion 
Steven Shumaker, Shumaker & Sieffert, PA, St. Paul, MN
Daniel McDonald, Merchant & Gould PC, Minneapolis, MN
Gregory Morris, PhD, Paul Hastings LLP, Chicago, IL
Andy Ehmke, Haynes and Boone LLP, Dallas, TX
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Divided Infringement
W. Keith Robinson, Assistant Professor of Law, Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law, Dallas, TX
12:00 Noon - 1:00 pm Luncheon
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm RAND/FRAND
Dwayne Norton, ChenMalin LLP, Dallas, TX
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Judicial Panel Discussion; What Works and Doesn't Work in Patent Litigation
Hon. Amos L. Mazzant, III (Tentative), United States District Judge, Eastern District of Texas, Sherman, TX
Hon. Roy S. Payne (Tentative) U.S. Magistrate Judge, Eastern District of Texas, Marshall, TX 
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Derivation Proceedings Under The AIA
Stephen G. Kunin, Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP, Alexandria, VA
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Trade Secret Protection and Misappropriation in an Age of Rapid Technology Evolution
David Wille, Baker Botts LLP, Dallas, TX
Steven Page, Hewlett Packard
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm The intersection between patent rights and free Open Source Software (Foss)
Michael Cameron, Ericsson, Inc., Plano, TX
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Reception (Open to all Registrants)
Best regards,
Michael Dunnam
Chair, Electronic and Computer Law Committee
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