2011 SCIPR Agenda

Agenda

Thursday, September 15, 2011

8:00 – 8:45 am

Registration


8:45 – 8:55 am

Welcome remarks — Dean Harold Krent, Chicago-Kent College of Law


8:55 – 9:45 am

Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University v. Roche Molecular Systems — Bayh-Dole Act, assignments and patent rights of universities that receive federal funds

Moderator:
Professor Christopher Seaman, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Panelists:
Lawrence Rosenberg, Jones Day, counsel to Stanford
Professor Rochelle Dreyfuss, New York University Law School
David Frederick, Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel PLLC; counsel to State of Vermont

9:50 – 10:40 am

Costco v. Omega — Copyright first-sale doctrine based on where goods are made and sold

Moderator:

Professor Ronald Staudt, Chicago-Kent College of Law

Panelists:

Aaron Panner, Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel PLLC; counsel to Omega
Seth Greenstein, Constantine Cannon LLP
Carter Phillips, Sidley Austin LLP


10:40 – 10:55 am

Coffee break


10:55 – 11:45 am

Microsoft v. i4i Limited Partnership — Standard of proof for patent invalidity

Moderator:
Michael Harlin, McAndrews, Held & Malloy Ltd.
Panelists:
The Honorable Kathleen O'Malley, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Professor Mark Lemley, Stanford Law School
Paul Wolfson, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

11:45 am – 12:40 pm

Lunch — Sponsored by Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP


12:40 – 1:30 pm

Colloquy: "Challenges of IP Cases and Administration in the 21st Century "

Moderator:
Raymond Niro, Niro, Haller & Niro Ltd.
Panelists:
The Honorable Kathleen O'Malley, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
The Honorable James Holderman, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
The Honorable David Kappos, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

1:30 – 1:45 pm 

Coffee break


1:45 – 2:35 pm

Global-Tech Appliances, Inc. v. SEB S.A. — Standard of proof for inducement of patent infringement

Moderator:
Scott Burrow, Banner & Witcoff Ltd.
Panelists:
Ted Cruz, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP; counsel to SEB S.A.
Professor Mark Lemley, Stanford Law School
The Honorable James Holderman, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northen District of Illinois

2:40 – 3:30 pm

Golan v. Holder — Constitutionality of Section 514 of URAA; removal of works from the public domain

Moderator:
Bart Lazar, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Panelists:
Professor Edward Lee, Chicago-Kent College of Law; former counsel to Golan
Eric Schwartz, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

3:30 – 3:45 pm

Coffee break


3:45 – 5:00 pm

Preview of 2011 Term (Mayo Collaborative Serv. v. Prometheus Labs., Inc, Kappos v. Hyatt, Caraco Pharm. Labs. Inc,. v. Novo Nordisk AS); Cert. petitions to watch; Supreme Court IP practice

Moderator:
Professor Carolyn Shapiro, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Panelists:
Professor David Schwartz, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Aaron Panner, Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel PLLC; counsel to Hyatt
Lawrence Rosenberg, Jones Day
David Frederick, Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel PLLC
Carter Phillips, Sidley Austin LLP
Paul Wolfson, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

5:00 – 6:30 pm

Reception — Sponsored by McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd.