PLI Examines Patent Litigation In Georgia Seminar

Sunday, October 4, 2009 - 00:00

On Monday and Tuesday, November 9 and 10, The Practising Law Institute will offer insights into the latest trends in patent litigation. The schedule for the two-day program is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days.

This years' conference is located at the AMA Executive Center, 1170 Peachtree Street in Atlanta, Georgia.

Attendees will review the changes in patent law beginning with a session focusing on the impact of new case law, including recent Supreme Court and Federal Court decisions. Other sessions will focus on managing litigation and controlling costs from an in-house and outside counsel perspective; discovery issues; ethical issues in patent litigation; In re Bilski: the current status of patentability explained; and the rapid development of permanent injunction jurisprudence over the last year.

The faculty is composed of experts in the field and includes Nagendra (Nick) Setty; Fish & Richardson P.C.; A. James Anderson, Robins Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P; Audra A. Dial, Kilpatrick Stockton LLP; Holmes J. Hawkins, III, King & Spalding LLP; and David Hricik, professor, Mercer University School of Law.

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To register, call (800) 260-4PLI or visit