Concurrent Afternoon Track 3: International
May 7, 2020 2:15 PM to 3:45 PM
Moderator: Karen M. Landolt, UT Austin McCombs School of Business, Austin, TX
Fasten Your Seatbelts! Prosecuting Design Patents in a Fast-Changing
World: When Not to File a Utility Patent, Balancing Design Patents and Copyright
on Fast Developing Technologies in China, Europe and Japan
Akihiko Okuno, SK IP Law Firm, Tokyo, Japan
Patent Eligibility for Computer Functions: A Comprehensive Look at Computer
Simulation Before the Expanded Board of Appeals and Insights Into Approaches For Canada, China, The EPO and the UK
Christian Heine, KEENWAY Patentanwälte, Düsseldorf, Germany
KEENWAY Patentanwälte | PartnerDr. Christian Heine has been a partner at KEENWAY since 2008 and advises national and international clients in particular on patent granting and infringement proceedings as well as on questions of German employee invention law.
Landolt, Karen M.
UT Austin McCombs School of Business | LecturerI have been teaching, coaching, and leading in nonprofit, legal, and academic settings for over 20 years.
SK IP Law Firm | Managing Partner