"PTA Calculations after Wyeth" Tom Scherer presented on the America Invents Act to a group of attorneys, patent agents, and paralegals at Osha Liang's office in Houston, Texas. To view this presentation, please click here.
"Introduction to Intellectual Property" Lisa Margonis and Seema Mehta spoke to the Houston chapter of the Society of Women Engineers on November 18, 2009. "Patent Law: A Primer for Engineers and Scientists" Leela Madan spoke to the American Institute of Chemical Engineers students at Rice University in Houston, Texas, on November 3, 2009. "IP Seminar: US Patent Law" Seema Mehta presented on US Patent Law to future MBA graduates at HEC International Business School in Paris, France, on November 4, 2009.
"Enablement in the Chemical Arts" Carlyn Burton spoke at the American Chemical Society's 61st Southwest Regional Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on October 21, 2009. "I signed WHAT?: What to Consider when Entering into Consulting or Other Agreements" Carlyn Burton and Laura Witbeck spoke at the American Chemical Society's Division of Small Businesses' symposium on small business startups in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on October 21, 2009.
"Perpendicular Legal Perspectives on Parallel Import Presentation" Robert Lord spoke at the Alliance for Gray Market and Counterfeit Abatement (AGMA) quarterly meeting in Palo Alto, California, on July 15, 2009. To view this presentation, please click here.
"Using IP To Fuel Your Business" Carlyn Burton and Kristen Gruber presented at the American Chemical Society's 13th Annual Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference in College Park, Maryland, on June 25, 2009. "IP Checklist for New Media" Aly Dossa spoke to new media enthusiasts and professionals including podcasters, bloggers, and social networkers at PodCamp Houston 2009 at the Houston Technology Center on June 13, 2009.
"Intellectual Property: A Manufacturer's Perspective" Jeff Bergman and Lee Huddleston spoke to the Society of Manufacturing Engineers about intellectual property at their Houston chapter's monthly meeting on May 21, 2009. "Using IP To Fuel Your Business" Jeff Bergman and Carlyn Burton presented their white paper on using intellectual property to help grow business at the American Chemical Society's Great Lakes Regional Meeting in Lincolnshire, Illinois, May 14, 2009. "Strategically Securing and Protecting Intellectual Property in the Renewable and Emission Technology Space" Robert Lord and Tim Smith presented their paper on acquiring intellectual property in the alternative energy industry at the Clean Technology Conference in Houston, Texas, May 5, 2009.
"Intellectual Property: A Primer on Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets" John Osha gave the Houston section of IEEE an introduction to intellectual property presentation at their monthly meeting on April 23, 2009, at the Hess Club. "Managing Risk: Recent Developments Regarding IP Enforcement in the United States" John Osha was a guest lecturer at the Fukami Patent Office in Osaka, Japan, on April 9, 2009, for their 40th Anniversary Commemorative Lecture Event.
"Intellectual Property: A Primer on Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets" Lee Huddleston gave the South Texas section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) an introduction to intellectual property in Houston, Texas, on March 12, 2009. "How to Draft a Global Patent Application" Thomas Scherer gave a presentation on drafting global patent applications at a Texas Bar CLE Patent Prosecution Workshop in San Antonio, Texas, on March 4, 2009.
"Patent Litigation, Trolls, and Recent Developments" John Osha presented the topic of patent litigation at the Mitsubishi Electric annual law department meeting in Cypress, California, on February 12, 2009.
"What Should I Do Now?: A Brief Introduction to Protecting Software IP" Aly Dossa presented the Faculty of the Rice University Department of Computer Science with information on how to protect software intellectual property. The lecture was held at Rice University in Houston, Texas, on January 21, 2009 . "Inventive Step/Obviousness After KSR" John Osha recently presented a lecture on obviousness after KSR at the US Patent Bar/Japanese Patent Office Liaison Council on January 16, 2009 in Tokyo, Japan.
"Foreign Acts and 35 U.S.C. 271" Tom Scherer presented on the U.S. Litigation to a group of attorneys and intellectual property department personnel in Tokyo, Japan.