NYC Corporate Counsel Dinner Event
Join us November 14, 2019

IP Counsel Café - New York City IP Conference & Dinner Event
"The Power of Today's IP Counsel to Drive Change and Lead"

As IP assets increasingly become the core value of today's companies, IP Counsel have an unprecedented opportunity to shape law, business, and policy. This opportunity, however, is fraught with uncertainties around IP valuation and a constantly evolving legal landscape.  This Fall, we invite you to join us for cocktails, dinner, and a frank discussion on current industry challenges and how we can move forward together to drive change and lead.

  • What Changes at the USPTO do we need to know about?

  • How do recent IP litigation developments impact our IP strategy?

  • How to Create IP Value: New Monetization Strategies?

  • Don’t miss the Keynote Address by Allen Lo, Head of IP, Facebook

  • New! Women’s Networking Reception with presentation on Women Joining Corporate Boards

Don't miss this opportunity to meet your peers in NYC on November 14th. Space is limited.  Register Now!

AGENDA

4:00-5:00PM
Women Law Leaders Networking Hour & Discussion: Women on Corporate Boards

Speaker:

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Marla Perksy
CEO & President
WOMN LLC


5:00PM
Main Event Begins


5:00-6:00PM
Cocktail Reception and Live Music for all attendees


6:10-6:45PM
Keynote Address: Lessons Learned as Head of IP at Juniper Networks, Google and Facebook

Speaker:

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Allen Lo
Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Head of IP
Facebook


6:45-7:30PM
Creating IP Value: New Monetization Strategies

Speakers:

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Elvir Causevic
Managing Director & Co-Head of Tech+IP Advisory
Houlihan Lokey


7:30-8:00PM
Update from the USPTO on Patent Quality

  • How to work with the USPTO to improve patent quality?

  • How and when to patent AI inventions?

  • How to claim the inventions?

  • What level of details are needed from inventors?

Speaker:

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Valencia Martin Wallace
Deputy Commissioner for Patent Quality
USPTO



8:00-8:45PM
PTAB & Litigation Strategy Update

Speakers:

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Lead Judge Thomas Giannetti
Lead Judge
PTAB

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Peter O’Rourke
Managing Counsel
Oracle

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Paul Ragusa
Partner
Baker Botts



8:45-9:15PM
How We Work with Law Firms Today: What In-House Counsel Want & Evolving Work Structures

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Laura Sheridan
Senior Patent Counsel
Google

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Naomi Waltman
Executive Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Litigation
CBS


9:15PM
End of program

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