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8:30 AM – 6:00 PM

coffee

Registration & Breakfast

Welcome & Opening Remarks
John M. Whealan, Associate Dean for Intellectual Property Law, GW Law (view bio)

MORNING SESSION 1:
Design Patent Damages
Moderator: Robert Katz, Banner & Witcoff (view bio)
Christopher Burrell, Director & Senior Counsel, Samsung Electronics
Mark Janis, The Center for Intellectual Property Research, Maurer School of Law (view bio)
Rebecca Tushnet, Georgetown Law (view bio)

coffee

Break


MORNING SESSION 2:
The Current Stage Of The Law Under § 102, 103 and 112
Moderator: Daniel Gajewski, Sterne Kessler, Goldstein & Fox (view bio)
Elizabeth Ferrill, Finnegan
Perry J. Saidman, Saidman DesignLaw Group (view bio)

lunch

Networking Lunch

AFTERNOON SESSION 1:
Design Patents & Ecommerce
Moderator: Judy Yee, Microsoft (view bio)
Howard Hogan, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher (view bio)

coffee

Break

AFTERNOON SESSION 2:
Product Configuration Trade Dress
Moderator: Tracy-Gene G. Durkin, Sterne Kessler, Goldstein & Fox (view bio)
Jyotin (Joe) Hamid, Debevoise & Plimpton
Charles Hooker, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton
Erik Maurer, Banner & Witcoff (view bio)

Town Hall Discussion

lunch

Reception