New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association Patent Litigation Seminar


On Wednesday, March 12th, Fish Principal Jonathan Singer (Twin Cities) will speak on “Supreme Court and 35 USC Section 101” at the New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association (NJIPLA) “Patent Litigation Seminar.” Details are included below and also available on the event website.
NJIPLA Patent Litigation Seminar
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Woodbridge Hilton
120 Wood Avenue South, Iselin, NJ
(732) 494-6200

CLE: 4.5 NJ, 4.0 PA / NY (including 1.0 Ethics Credit)

Registration Fees:
Members – $200 by Feb. 28 / $225 after Feb. 28
Non Members – $225 by Feb. 28/ $250 after Feb. 28

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Noon – 12:45 p.m Luncheon
12:4– 12:50 p.m. Introduction
Mark J. Abate – President, NJIPLA
Goodwin Procter, LLP (New York, NY)

12:5– 1:00 p.m. Opening Remarks by the Chair
Immac J. Thampoe
Merck & Co., Inc. (Rahway, NJ)

1:00– 1:45 p.m. From Clones to Claims: 35 Years of Patent Claims to DNA Sequences
James F. Haley, Jr.
Ropes & Gray, LLP (New York, NY)

1:45– 2:30 p.m Supreme Court and 35 USC Section 101
Jonathan E. Singer
Fish & Richardson, P.C. (Minneapolis, MN)

2:30– 3:15 p.m. Patent Exhaustion after Bowman
Paul R. Q. Wolfson
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, LLP
(Washington, DC)

3:15– 3:45 p.m. BREAK

3:45–4:30 p.m. Inter Partes Review vs. Litigation in
Hatch-Waxman / Paragraph IV Challenges
Lisa M. Ferri
Mayer Brown, LLP (New York, NY)

4:30– 5:30 p.m. Inequitable Conduct – Still A Viable Defense? (Ethics Credit)
Stephen S. Korniczky
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP (San Diego, CA)