"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.