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Mircea Tipescu and Trevor Copeland to Present at the Medical Device Patents: Comprehensive and Practical Prosecution and Litigation Strategies for an Evolving IP Landscape Seminar
March 4-5, 2015

Mircea Tipescu and Trevor Copeland will speak at ACI's Comprehensive and Practical Prosecution and Litigation Strategies for an Evolving IP Landscape at the InterContinental Chicago on March 4-5.

Mr. Tipescu will speak as part of a panel session entitled, 'Testing the NPE Waters – Evaluating Whether ‘Trolls’ are Targeting the Medical Device Space; Discussing Choice of Venue Issues,' on March 5 at 4:00 pm. The session will address:

  • Evaluating the “threat” of litigation by non-practicing entities or trolls
  • Is litigation commonly brought by non-practicing entities?
  • Analyzing venue considerations

Mr. Copeland will present in the session entitled, 'Ethics and Medical Devices IP: Inequitable Conduct and New PTO Ethical Rules,' on March 5 at 4:30 pm. The session will discuss:

  • USPTO Spotlight: What are the OED’s expectations of attorneys in this space?
  • Understanding when to raise the inequitable conduct defense under the continually evolving Therasense standard
  • Avoiding ethical quagmires in the IPR/PGR space for life sciences companies

On behalf of Brinks Gilson & Lione, you will receive $300.00 off registration for this event. Please mention 'BGL300' at the time of registration to utilize this discount.

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