October 29, 2004

From 9:00 am To 5:30 pm

2004 CLE

Second Annual IIPSJ CLE

October 29, 2004
Schedule (pdf version)

9:00 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 LLPProfessor 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 Break
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 Luncheon

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 LLPRoberta 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 PostTonya Evans
TME Law, LLCChristopher Wolfe
Proskauer Rose LLP
3:30 – 3:45 Break
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 & AssociatesJean Edwards
Dickinson Wright PLLCModerator: Samuel McClendon