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First Annual IIPSJ CLE

October 10, 2003
Schedule (pdf version)

8:45 - 9:15



Introduction and Welcome
Introduction to Intellectual Property

9:30 - 10:30

Overview of Trademark Law and Domain Name Issues
Philip G. Hampton, II, Gardner, Carton & Douglas, LLC; Washington, D.C.

10:45 - 11:35

Overview of Copyright Law
Professor Steven D. Jamar, Howard University School of Law, downloadable paper and supporting documents

11:35 - 12:30

Overview of Patent Law
Tom Peterson, Banner& Witcoff, Wash. D.C
Angela S. Robinson, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP, Wash. D.C

Advanced Topics in Intellectual Property
9:30 - 10:30

Inequitable Conduct, Fraud and Patent Practice
Esther H. Lim, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP, Wash. D.C.

10:40 - 11:30

Update on Copyright Law
Katherine C. Spelman, Steinhart & Falconer, LLP; San Francisco, California

11:30 - 12:30

Negotiating a Publishing Contract: Strategic Objectives and Ethical Considerations
Sha-Shana N.L. Crichton, Crichton & Associates, Washington, D.C.

11:35 - 12:30

Update on Trademark Law
Elke F. Suber, CIGNA Technology and Business Law, Philadelphia, PA


Luncheon & Keynote Speaker
The Hon. Judge Paul R. Michel
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

2:15 - 3:30

Protecting Copyright and Trademark Rights in the Internet Market Place
Daniel C. Glazer, Shearman & Sterling, LLP; New York, NY
Professor Lateef Mtima, Howard University School of Law
Elke F. Suber, CIGNA Technology and Business Law, Philadelphia, PA

3:35 - 4:30

Music: From the Basics of Licensing to the Latest MP3 Issues

Dean Garfield, Stanley Pierre-Louis
David Sutphen, RIAA, Washington, D.C.

4:30 - 5:30

Practicing in the Public Interest: Reshaping IP Policy in a Digital World
Robert Kasunic, U.S. Copyright Office
Michael Shapiro, U.S. PTO

2:15 - 3:00

Patents and A Technology-Driven Corporation
Dr. Raymond S. Parker III, Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bridgewater, New Jersey

3:00 - 3:45

A Patent Litigatorís View of The Doctrine of Equivalents and Prosecution History Estoppel
Errol B. Taylor, Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto; New York, NY

4:00 - 4:45

The In-house Expectations of Outside Patent Counsel
Robert P. Hart, Chief IP Counsel, Harman Interníal Indust., Inc., Northridge, California

4:45 - 5:30

Pitfalls in Patent Drafting and Prosecution
Thomas Irving, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP; Wash. D.C


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