Jennifer L. Fox and Jeffry M. Nichols to Present at the ACI's Conference
December 4-5, 2012

Jennifer L. Fox and Jeffry M. Nichols will be speaking at ACI’s conference on Paragraph IV Disputes on December 3-5, 2012 in San Francisco.

Ms. Fox will be a panelist on December 4 at 8:15 a.m. The session is entitled “Anticipating and Reassessing Paragraph IV Challenges in the Era of the Patent Cliff.” The panel will discuss:

  • Understanding how the arrival of the “patent cliff” has changed a patent holder’s Paragraph IV due diligence strategies
  • Learning to look beyond “blockbuster patents”
  • Preparing for litigation
  • Understanding how changes in the US Patent System under the America Invents Act may influence Orange Book listings

Mr. Nichols will be the moderator for a seminar entitled 'Reassessing Paragraph IV Strategies for Method Treatment Patents in View of Recent and Pending Decisions Regarding Inducement and Divided Infringement' on December 4 at 2:45 p.m. The panel will address:

  • Defining inducement of infringement and divided infringement under current law
  • Exploring the relationship between inducement actions and divided infringement allegations and how they apply to methods of treatment in pharmaceutical patents
  • How to craft claims and draft the label to prevent allegations of inducement of infringement

CLE credits are available for all sessions of the conference. On behalf of Brinks Gilson & Lione, you will receive $300 off registration for this event. Please mention 'BHGL300' at the time of registration to utilize this discount.

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