05/13: Chemical and Biotechnology Patent Law Ethics Update

May 13, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM


Virtual - all times are eastern daylight time


90 Minutes ETHICS

Concurrent Session Two: Chemical and Biotechnology Patent Law - ETHICS UPDATE


Moderator: Emil J. Ali, McCabe & Ali, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

  • Duty to Disclose Non-Traditional Forms of Prior Art - MaryAnne Armstrong, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, LLP, Falls Church, VA
  • Duty to Disclose Test Results - Tom Brody, independent consultant affiliated with the boutique firm, Patnstr, APC, and previously employed by the law firms, Baker & Hostetler, LLP and Coudert Brothers, LLP
  • Ethical Considerations in Research Collaborations - Shilpi Banerjee, Sloan Kettering

    Hosted by the Biotechnology and Chemical Practice Committees


  • Banerjee_Shilpi_200 Banerjee, Shilpi

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center | Associate General Counsel and Chief IP Counsel

    Shilpi Banerjee serves as Associate General Counsel and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK). Her practice includes oversight of patent prosecution, agreements related to the research enterprise at MSK, including sponsored laboratory research and clinical research, as well as transactional, licensing and litigation matters related to MSK intellectual property.
  • Ali-Emil-200 Ali, Emil

    McCabe & Ali, LLP | Partner

    Emil J. Ali provides legal representation of professionals across many regulated industries to limit, defend, and deflect liability in regulatory and professional conduct investigations, enforcement actions, arbitrations, and court cases.
  • Armstrong-Maryanne-200 Armstrong, MaryAnne

    Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP | Partner

    Dr. Armstrong is experienced in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, including in the fields of immunology, pharmaceutical chemistry, biotechnology, vaccines, organic chemistry, assay and drug screening systems, devices and plant patents.
  • Brody-Tom-200 Brody, Tom

    Affiliated with Patnstr, APC | Independent Consultant

    Presently, Tom is an independent consultant doing patent prosecution work for four different companies in southern California. Tom has 18 years of patenting experience in biotechnology, immunology (vaccines, antibodies, CAR T-cells, dendritic cells), organic chemistry, medical devices, and mechanical devices.