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Second Annual IIPSJ CLE

October 29, 2004
Schedule (pdf version)


Introduction and Welcome
Professor Spencer H. Boyer
IIPSJ Senior Scholar
Howard University School of Law

9:15 - 12:15

Morning Sessions

Track A: Copyrights and Trademarks
9:15 - 10:30

Introduction to Copyrights and Trademarks
Phil Hampton
Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky LLP

Professor Steven Jamar
Howard University School of Law

10:30 - 11:15

Update on Copyrights: Recent Cases and Developments
Kate Spelman
Piper Rudnick LLP.C

11:15 - 12:15

Update on Trademarks: Recent Cases and Developments
Mack Webner
Sughrue Mion PLLC

Track B: Patent
9:15 - 10:15

Enforcement of IPR at the Border: The Ins and Outs of ITC Litigation
Christine E. Lehman
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP

10:15 - 10:30


10:30 - 11:30

Morality in Biotechnology: Patenting On Cloning and Stem Cells
Professor Margo Bagley
Emory University School of Law

11:30 - 12:15

Update on Patents: Recent Cases and Developments
Thomas L. Peterson
Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

Jennifer M. Hayes
Sughrue Mion PLLC

12:30 - 2:00


Keynote Luncheon Speech: "The Intrinsic Record: Is it Ready for Prime Time?"

The Honorable Richard Linn
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Hosted by Sughrue Mion PLLC

2:00 - 5:30

Afternoon Sessions

Track A: Copyrights and Trademarks
2:00 - 2:45

Trademarks and the Internet: Initial Interest Confusion,the Anti-Cybersquatting Act and the UDRP
Dan Glazer
Shearman & Sterling LLP

Roberta Jacobs-Meadway
Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP

2:45 - 3:30

First Betamax, Now Groskster: Still Crazy After All These Years?
Sherrese Smith
The Washington Post

Tonya Evans

Christopher Wolfe
Proskauer Rose LLP

3:30 - 3:45


3:45 - 4:30

Alternative Dispute Resolution Strategies in IP Cases
Gregory Nixon
Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Michelle Larson
Larson & Associates, P.C.

Moderator: Marvin Johnson
Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Service, Inc. (JAMS)

4:30 - 5:30

Negotiating IP Licenses: Strategic Objectives and Ethical Considerations (1 Hour Ethics Credit)
Shashana Crichton
Crichton & Associates

Jean Edwards
Dickinson Wright PLLC

Moderator: Samuel McClendon


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