Second Annual University of San Diego School of Law Patent Law Conference: The Future of Patent Law
|Event Start Date||Thursday, January 19, 2012 – Friday, January 20, 2012|
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre
The University of San Diego, School of Law, is pleased to present “The Future of Patent Law,” which will address the America Invents Act and other landmark changes in patent law taking place at the Federal Circuit, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, and globally.
The opening evening of the event on Thursday evening, January 19, at the House of Blues in downtown San Diego, will be a musical performance by Chief Judge Randall Rader of the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals and his band DeNovo, with an introduction by Dean for IP Studies, George Washington University Law School & former solicitor general of the USPTO, John Whealan.
The conference is sponsored in part by the generous support of:
Thursday, January 19, 2012, Opening Night
5:30-10:00 p.m. Dinner and a musical performance by DeNovo (featuring Chief Judge Randall Rader, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals; Matthew Bryan, Esq., World Intellectual Property Organization; Professor Sean O’Connor, University of Washington School of Law, and others).
Introduction of DeNovo by Dean for IP Studies, George Washington University Law School & former SG of the USPTO, John Whealan.
Parking for the House of Blues
There is no parking available at the House of Blues. Concert parking is available after 5:00 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Building garage on the Southeast corner of 4th and B. The entrance to the garage is on the left side of 4th, immediately after B street. Cost - $10 per car.
House of Blues Event Entrance
Please use the 6th Street entrance to the House of Blues.
Friday, January 20, 2012, The Future of Patent Law
9:00-9:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:30-11:05 a.m. Judges' Perspective
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Attorneys' Perspective
12:30-1:30 p.m. Keynote Address
1:45-2:05 p.m. International Perspective
2:15-3:35 p.m. Professors' Perspective
3:50-4:45 p.m. Empirical Research in Patent Law Panel
Saturday, January 21, 2012, Professors’ Patent Law Workshop
Saturday panels are by invitation only. Professors who have been invited to these panels can click here for event details.
Registration categories are listed below.
The University of San Diego School of Law is a State Board of California-approved MCLE provider, and certifies that the events listed for Friday, January 20, are approved for MCLE credit in the amount of 5.5 hours of general credit.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
From all directions, once you enter the west entrance, stop by the parking kiosk for a complimentary visitor permit, then:
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|Contact||Ted Sichelman | email@example.com | (619) 260-7512|