ACC National Capital Region | Infringement for In-House Counsel


Fish’s Cynthia Walden, Daniel Tishman and David Holt will speak at the ACC National Capital Region “Infringement for In-House Counsel” CLE Event on November 9.

Fish is proud to support the ACC’s National Capital Region, which focuses on equipping in-house counsel for success through collaboration and education. The organization hosts more than 100 professional development and networking events each year. Panel details are below.

ACC NCR Infringement for In-House Counsel

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 | 12:30 - 2:00 PM ET

A claim of patent or other IP infringement can take a serious toll on any company. In this session, the speakers will provide practical tips on what in-house counsel should look for when choosing a strategy to respond to an infringement allegation. It will cover the most important things to consider to help steer companies in the right direction, including:

  • The major forms of IP protection and how they can be used
  • The basics of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret infringement claims
  • The first five things to do if your company is accused of infringing a patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, other form of IP


  • Daniel Tishman, Principal, Fish & Richardson
  • David Holt, Principal, Fish & Richardson
  • Cynthia Walden, Principal, Fish & Richardson
  • Melonie Callendar, Legal Counsel, Bloomberg LP
  • Anjanette Stinson, Associate General Counsel, National Student Clearinghouse

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