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11th Annual IP CLE Program

  • 07 Mar 2019
  • 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Polsinelli LLP, 900 W 48th Place, Kansas City MO 64112
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  • Includes lunch, CLE (5.0 hours), and happy hour following program.
  • Registration for 3-hour portion of program from 2pm-5pm. Includes CLE, materials and happy hour following program.
  • Registration for ethics portion of program (2:00pm - 2:50pm).
  • No CLE credit provided; registration is for law students to attend.


LAKC's 11th Annual IP CLE Program 

March 7, 2019
Polsinelli LLP, 900 W 48th Pl, KCMO 

Registration includes lunch (5.0 hour program only), CLE materials and post-CLE happy hour.

5.0 hours (1.0 Ethics) MO, KS
Webinar option available

Program Outline:

11:30                               Lunch

12:00                               Introduction

12:05 to 12:45           Grace periods in other countries & barring activities – including review of 
                                            Helsinn Healthcare S.A. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.,
                                            Crissa Cook, Hovey Williams LLP

12:45 to 1:05             Overview of USPTO Guidance on 101
Jonathan Hines, Erise IP LLC

1:05 to 1:55               Drafting EPO-friendly US Patent Applications
ason Gorden, Gorden IP Law LLC

1:55 to 2:00               Break

2:00 to 2:50               Ethical Issues Associated with Filing and Prosecuting Applications in Foreign 
                                          Countries and Compliance with Foreign Filing License Requirements and
                                          Export Controls
                                          Chris Strobel and Bryan Meyer – Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP

2:50 to 3:00               Break

3:00 to 3:50               Panel Discussion on University licensing issues and ownership of intellectual
                                          Lana Knedlik, University of Missouri; Chris Brandt, Kansas State University; 
                                          Arjun Sanja, University of Wisconsin

3:50 to 4:00               Break

4:00 to 4:25               Accidental Franchising
                                          Marcellus Chase, Kutak Rock LLP

4:25 to 4:50               Drafting and negotiating trademark coexistence agreements
                                          Kent Erickson – Erickson Kernell IP

5:00 – 7:00                 Happy Hour – Location TBD

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