5/11 PM Concurrent Track 1 - Patent Litigation

May 11, 2023 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM

Patent Litigation

2:00 - 2:45 PMCreative Uses and Forms of Injunctive Relief

Moderator: Tim Billick, TBillick Law PLLC, Seattle, WA


2:45 - 3:00 PM Networking Break


3:00 - 3:45 PM - A New Universe for Patent Litigation: Are You Ready for the Unified Patent Court (UPC) Lift Off?

Moderator: Clara Jimenez, Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ

Incorporating UPC Into Your Litigation and  Globalization Strategy

Elisabetta Papa, Societa Italiana Brevetti S. p. A., Rome, Italy
Martin Köhler, Hoyng Rokh Monegier,  Düsseldorf, Germany


Presented by: PTAB Trial and Patent  Litigation Committees


  • Jiménez, Clara

    Johnson & Johnson | Senior Counsel

    Clara N. Jiménez is Senior Counsel in Johnson & Johnson’s Litigation Group, where she supports the J&J businesses in all aspects of IP litigation across the globe. Prior to joining J&J, Clara was an attorney with Finnegan, where she counseled clients in the Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device industries in all various aspects of IP protection and enforcement, including prosecution, licensing, PTAB proceedings and litigation. Before attending law school, Clara worked as a chemical process engineer.
  • Elisabetta Papa

    Societa' Italiana Brevetti S.P.A. | Partner, BoA Member, Head of Patents

    Elisabetta teaches European Patent practice and strategies in courses leading up to European Patent Attorney qualification exams organised by the Centre d’Etudes Internationales de la Propriété Industrielle (R. Schuman University, Strasbourg). She is a former member of the EPO’s EC-III examination committee in charge of marking D papers during the qualifying examination for European Patent Attorneys (EQE).
  • Köhler, Martin

    Hoyng ROKH Monegier | Partner

    Martin Köhler has been an attorney since 1998. He is specialized in patent infringement litigation. Martin regularly represents clients in the areas of electronics, telecoms, mechanical and chemical engineering, automotive technology, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. He has been lead counsel in numerous patent litigation proceedings including parallel proceedings in other EU countries, the US and in China, Korea and Japan.