Erin Jones Presenting at Bar Association of San Francisco’s IP BYTES: Hot Topics in Patent Law Seminar (5/10)

The BASF IP BYTES: Hot Topics in Patent Law seminar will be a fast-paced hour of talks covering eleven topics of current interest in patent law, from experienced practitioners, litigators, and in-house counsel in the field.  Tyz Law Group’s Erin Jones will speak on recent Fee-Shifting Trends in Patent Cases.  Bring your questions and join us for a crash course in patent law trends!

The Bar Association of San Francisco presents:

IP BYTES: Hot Topics in Patent Law

May 10, 2018: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
MCLE Credits – 1 H, Lunch will be provided.  Webcast available.

Speakers & Topics
Demarron Berkley, Patent Counsel, Google/Waymo
Topic: Recent and pending cases in SCOTUS and the Federal Circuit

Michelle Clark, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Topic: Choosing a venue for patent litigation after TC Heartland

Michael Dergosits, Patent Law Adjunct Professor, University of San Francisco and Partner, Dergosits & Noah LLP
Topic: Willful Patent Infringement • Impact and Practice After Halo Decision

Rebecca Fewkes, Associate, Fenwick & West
Topic: Recent Developments in Apportionment for Patent Damages

Erin Jones, IP and Business Litigation Attorney, TYZ Law Group PC
Topic: Fee Shifting Trends in Patent Cases

Mark LeHocky, Judicate West, Behavioral Science and IP Mediation Preparation
Topic: New Behavioral Science and IP Mediations

Winston Liaw, Senior Associate, Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Topic: WesternGeco LLC v. ION Geophysical Corp., No. 16-1011

John McCauley, Associate, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Topic: Analysis of federal circuit’s recent patent docket, judicial dissents in recent cases, and use of Rule 36 judgments

Wendy Wang, Associate, Vinson & Elkins LLP
Topic: Gender differences in obtaining and maintaining patent rights

Tim Watson, Senior Associate, Alston & Bird LLP
Topic: The role of factual determinations in Alice decisions; Application of Written Description requirement to accused infringers

Jacek Wnuk, Associate; Polsinelli PC
Topic: Improper Markush Grouping - the USPTO’s new basis to invalidate patents


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


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