Intellectual Property Law Section Events


 

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Welcome to the 2019 Annual IP Summit Conference

Click HERE for PDF of the agenda

 


February 22, 2019

7:30

Registration in FOYER

7:45

Breakfast served (plated)

8:00

IP Case Law: Year in Review and What’s Next
David Todd of Workman Nydegger

9:00

Introduction to IP Summit 2018
James C. Watson, TraskBritt
Chair of the Intellectual Property Section of the Utah State Bar

9:10

Morning Keynote – Judge Kara F. Stoll
Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

10:00

15 Min. Break

 

TRACK 1

TRACK 2

10:15

Risk Management for IP Firms
John Wynn and Rob Herchert of Integro Group

Judges Panel
Kara F. Stoll, Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

11:00

In-House Panel on Trade Secrets
Darrell Stark, GE Aviation
Jeremy McKown, Johnson & Johnson
Tracey Harrach, Ultradent Products, Inc.

Trademark Year in Review
Michael A. Grow, Arent Fox

12:00

Lunch Keynote – Gene Quinn
Founder, President & CEO of IPWatchdog, Inc.

12:45

Presentation of Scholarships

1:00

Afternoon Keynote – Molly Kocialski
Director of the Rocky Mountain Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

1:45

15 Min. Break

 

TRACK 1

TRACK 2

2:00

Local Judiciary on Civility
Featuring Judge Waddoups

International Patent Law Panel
Former Chief Judge Randall R. Rader, The Rader Group
Robin Keulertz, OlbrichtPatentawalte

2:45

15 Min. Afternoon Break

3:00

Panel on Oracle v. Google
Richard Rainey, Covington & Burling
Mitch Stoltz, The Electronic Frontier Foundation

Practical Patent Drafting and Prosecution Strategies for Subject-Matter Eligibility
Dan Morath, Patent Law Works
Jens Jenkins, Workman Nydegger
Moderator: James C. Watson, TraskBritt

3:45

15 Min. Break

4:00

Tech-Related Patent Ethics Problems, from Outsourcing and A.I. to Email Mishaps
David Hricik, Mercer University