The America Invents Act reforms the US patent system for the first time in nearly 60 years.  Jeffrey Whittle and Michael Samardzija will explore how the numerous changes to the US patent system may impact valuation, licensing and acquisition of patents and some techniques initially to consider when addressing various risks that these changes may bring, including from the licensor/licensee and buyer/seller perspectives.

Who Should Attend:

  • Corporate IP Professionals
  • Corporate Licensing Executives
  • In-House Counsel
  • Business Development Professionals
  • Technology Transfer Professionals
  • Attorneys
  • Consultants
  • Academics
  • Students

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Seminar Information
Date Presented:
February 08, 2012 1:00 PM Eastern
1 hour, 30 minutes
Registration Fee:
Business Aspects of Patent Reform
Speaker Information
Michael Samardzija, Ph.D., CLP   [ view bio ]
Jeffrey Whittle   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Licensing Executives Society (USA & Canada)
CLE (California): 1.50
CLE (Illinois): 1.50
Certified Licensing Professionals, Inc.: 1.50
LES Member Price:$0.00
Non-Member Price:$0.00