Texas Bar Offers Patent Litigation Course In July

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 01:00

On Thursday and Friday, July 29 and 30, the State Bar of Texas has scheduled its annual Advanced Patent Litigation Course: Taking Patent Cases to Trial.

It will run from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday and on Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio.

Course highlights include a federal panel with judges from all districts invited; an in-house counsel panel on effectively managing litigation; ethical issues in joint representation; and a free golf tournament on Thursday at the end of the day's CLE program. A Plaintiff and Defense Counsel: Doing More with Less Money; an in-house counsel panel - Effectively Managing Litigation, and a discussion about Markman hearings - strategies form both sides - are also included.

Thursday's luncheon speaker, Jeff A. Lamken of Molo Lamken, will offer IP Considerations from a Supreme Court insider, and Friday's luncheon presenters, Alan D. Albright, Bracewell & Guiliani; Hon. Keith F. Giblin, magistrate judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District Of Texas; and Steven M. Zager, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP will talk about the use of experts at trial.

For more information about available credits and fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To make a reservation, call (800) 204-2222 or go to www.texasbarcle. com.