May 16, 2014 | Paul Brest Hall | Stanford Law School
Join us on May 16, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m for the Stanford IP and the Biosciences Conference, an informative discussion with leading experts from academia, industry and the judiciary on the latest developments in intellectual property law and the biosciences. Judges, top legal scholars and experienced practitioners from across the country will examine some of the key legal and policy issues raised by the biosciences industry. We are pleased to be joined by former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Robert Mueller, who will deliver the keynote luncheon.
- Patentable Subject Matter
- Indefiniteness and Functional Claiming
- Patent Litigation in the Biosciences: A View from the Bench
- Hon. Cathy Ann Bencivengo, United States District Court for the Southern District of California
- James Burling, WilmerHale
- Cynthia Bright, Hewlett-Packard
- Mark Fleming, WilmerHale
- C. Scott Hemphill, former Office of the Attorney General, New York; Columbia Law School
- Andrew Hirschfeld, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Hon. Susan Illston, United States District Court for the Northern District of California
- Dan Lang, Cisco Systems, Inc.
- Phil Malone, former U.S. Department of Justice; Stanford Law School
- Kevin Marks, Roche Molecular Systems
- Peter Menell, Berkeley Law School
- Lorie Ann Morgan, Gilead Sciences, Inc.
- Robert Mueller, former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation; WilmerHale
- Hon. Sharon Prost, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Hon .Randall R. Rader, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Seth P. Waxman, WilmerHale
This event is open and free to the public, but registration is required. To register for the IP Law and the Biosciences Conference click here.