Our annual Patent Litigation Seminar will feature an outstanding slate of speakers addressing hot-button patent litigation topics.
Noon – 12:45 p.m. Registration and Luncheon
12:45 – 12:50 p.m. Welcome Remarks by Bruce D. DeRenzi - President, NJIPLA, Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. (Berlin, CT)
12:50 – 1:00 p.m. Opening Remarks by Immac J. Thampoe - Chair, NJIPLA Patent Litigation Committee, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Tarrytown, NY)
1:00 – 1:40 p.m. Patent Cases at the Supreme Court: From Petitions to CVSGs to Arguments, and Everything in BetweenKannon Shanmugam, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP (Washington, DC)
1:40 – 2:20 p.m. Written Description and Enablement Issues in Pharma/Bio Patents – Latest DevelopmentsMichael A. Morin, Latham & Watkins LLP (Washington, DC)
2:20 – 3:20 p.m. Willful Infringement: Acts of Piracy EARN 1.0 ETHICS!Jason G. Sheasby, Irell & Manella LLP (Los Angeles, CA)
3:20 – 3:40 p.m. Refreshment Break
3:40 – 4:20 p.m. A Behind the Scenes Look at a Supreme Court Argument and a Biotech Jury Trial: A Conversation with Morgan Chu, Irell & Manella LLP (Los Angeles, CA)Interviewed by Bindu Donovan, Desmarais LLP (New York, NY)
4:20 – 4:55 p.m. Diagnosing what Ails Patent Eligibility: Can this Problem be Solved?Donald L. Zuhn, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP (Chicago, IL)
4:55 – 5:30 p.m. Recent Developments in Inducement and Divided InfringementKevin S. Prussia, Wilmer Hale LLP (Boston, MA)
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
CLE: All credits are pending confirmation.
New Jersey: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 EthicsNew York: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 EthicsPennsylvania: 4.0 Credits, including 1.0 Ethics
Patent Litigation Chair Immac J. Thampoe ('Casey'), Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
SponsorshipNJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our events. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks and includes five complimentary registrations to the sponsored event. Put your logo on the next email blast and become a sponsor today! To be a sponsor email email@example.com.
Parking Free self-parking.
A free shuttle bus will be available to and from APA Hotel Woodbridge and Metropark Train Station during the day of the program. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (732) 494-6200.
EARLY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE THROUGH MARCH 4, 2019!36th Annual Joint Patent Practice SeminarWednesday, April 15, 2020Crowne Plaza Times Square, NY
The New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association will be co-sponsoring the 36th Annual JPPCLE Seminar on April 15, 2020, at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York City. The seminar will feature:
NJIPLA is pleased to announce our 2020 Jefferson Medalist, Hon. Jimmie V. Reyna, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. We hope you can join us as we honor Judge Reyna with the Jefferson Medal at our annual gala on June 5th to be held at a new location The American Beauty in the brand new Embassy Suites by Hilton, Berkeley Heights, NJ.
Early-Bird Registration ends Thursday, April 30, 2020
New this year, dinner wine service will be included in the reception and dinner rate.
*Table for 10 Reservation
A table has a total of 10 seats, which includes 1 seat reserved for an Honored Guest. NJIPLA does not guarantee an Honored Guest at each table. The Honored Guest may also bring a guest, and if so, NJIPLA will add a seat to your table at no additional cost. Your firm's 9 Guest Names for the table must be provided by April 30.
Hotel Sleeping Room Reservation
A special NJIPLA room rate of $149.00 for Friday night (excluding tax) has been established. This accommodation is offered on a first-come, first-served basis until Thursday, April 30, 2020.
You may book online Embassy Suites or call 1-844-714-1511.
Group Code: NJI
Group Name: Jefferson Medal Dinner Room Block
NJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our 2020 Jefferson Medal Dinner. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, includes a Congratulatory Notice, acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks, and much more.
Congratulatory Notice $400.00
Congratulatory artwork must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 30, 2020. All submissions are subject to the review and approval of NJIPLA in its sole discretion.
Specification - Size: 6' W x 9' H, Color: Black/White only, Artwork Format: PDF. Limit 1 page per firm/company.
Content is limited to appropriate expression of honor to the Jefferson Medal award recipient:
Free self-parking. Park in the rear to easily access the main entrance to the Reception and American Beauty Ballroom (Level 2).
A free shuttle bus will be available to and from Embassy Suites and Berkeley Heights Train Station or Netherwood Train Station during the day of the dinner. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (908) 897-1970.
Refund / Cancellation Policy
No refunds or cancellations after April 30, 2020. Dinner reservations are transferable.
Hear practice tips, guidance, legal updates and summaries from leading experts. In addition to earning valuable CLE credits , your registration includes lunch and refreshment breaks, which are great opportunities to network with your fellow participants and NJIPLA members.
CLE: All credits are pending confirmation.New Jersey: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 Ethics Pennsylvania: 4.0 Credits, including 1.0 Ethics
New York: 4.5 Credits, including 1.0 Diversity *Keep a record of COA including materials for NY CLE Board
Chemical Practice Co-Chairs J. Eric Thies, Merck & Co., Inc. and Suja Vathyam, Botos Churchill IP Law LLP
SponsorshipNJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our events. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website and acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks and Includes five registrations to the sponsored event. Put your logo on the next email blast and become a sponsor today! To be a sponsor email email@example.com.
Shuttle BusA free shuttle bus will be available to and from APA Hotel Woodbridge and Metropark Train Station during the day of the program. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (732) 494-6200.
Course Materials including Biographies (179 pages)
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