Partners Steven Lieberman and Jenny Colgate will participate in a session titled "Patent disputes and litigation: strategies for optimising success," at the 2019 Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) US Patent Forum to be held April 3-4, 2019, in New York, New York.
Steven will act as moderator and Jenny as a panelist in a discussion covering:
- How application of the Phillips standard at the PTAB will affect district court litigations, including timing/utility of claim construction hearings, stays, and deference to the PTAB’s claim constructions
- Damages strategies in light of Western Geco; Daubert strategies
- Portfolio licensing issues, including portfolio valuation, monetization strategies, patent stacking, the changing nature of PAEs
- Changes in litigation following TC Heartland, including where cases are filed, what cases are filed, and transfer motions
The MIP US Patent Forum will bring together global leaders in corporations, industry associations, and leading legal experts to share expertise and offer practical solutions, tips, and strategies to release the value of your innovation while mitigating risks to ensure you are prepared to thrive in the rapidly developing U.S. patent landscape.