October 10, 2003

From 8:45 am To 5:30 pm

2003 CLE

First Annual IIPSJ CLE

October 10, 2003
Schedule (pdf version)

8:45 – 9:15 Registration
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
12:30 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