American Conference Institute: Hatch-Waxman Bootcamp


On Tuesday, June 10th, Fish Principal Brian Coggio (New York) will speak on a panel titled “Assessing Patent Protections Afforded Under the Safe Harbor” at the ACI Hatch-Waxman Boot Camp. Details are included below and also available on the event website.

Tuesday, June 10, 1:45pm
Assessing Patent Protections Afforded Under the Safe Harbor

Brian Coggio
Senior Counsel
Fish & Richardson

Paul S. Tully, Ph.D.
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

  • Exploring the safe harbor of the Hatch-Waxman Act 35 USC 271(e)(1)
  • Understanding the safe harbor's scope of protection for otherwise infringing activities
  • Examining the impact of Proveris, Classen and Momenta on safe harbor protections
  • Identifying safe harbor protections relative to:
    • basic R&D
    • new product screening
    • optimization
    • pre-clinical testing
    • post-approval testing