PLI California
PLI California, 455 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA

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Event Date Thu Feb 3 PST - Fri Feb 4 PST (in 13 days)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Feb 3 3:00am - Fri Feb 4 3:00am
Location PLI California
455 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
Region Americas

Attorneys confront intellectual property issues frequently in the context of a variety of corporate, commercial, and other business transactions. By attending this program, you will acquire, update or refine an in-depth understanding of IP considerations as they arise in business transactions. The program will begin with a brief update of key developments, and will explore the strategic role of IP in a company and its business transactions. Learn how to assess intellectual property as a strategic asset and how to monetize IP while avoiding costly mistakes. Expert faculty will also review joint development and shared intellectual property ventures, due diligence issues, and share best practices. This program – essential for all IP transactional attorneys – will cover issues that may arise across patent, trademark, and copyright law.

What You Will Learn
• Overview of how intellectual property issues arise in the context of transactions
• Updated review of new issues impacting transactions related to copyright, trademark, domain names, trade secrets and patent
• Nuts and bolts of due diligence
• Practice Points: Clause-by-clause analysis of a licensing agreement
• Data and online assets in IP transactions
• Artificial intelligence as assets in business transactions
• Panel discussion: IP issues for in-house counsel

Who Should Attend
In-house and outside who confront intellectual property issues in the context of a corporate, commercial, and other business transactions.


2022 Speakers

David S. Almeling
Partner, O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Ian C. Ballon
Co-Chair, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Martin J. Collins
Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Legal & Compliance, QuinStreet

Debra A. Dandeneau
co-chair, Baker McKenzie

Chad E. Davis
Partner, Dechert LLP

Mary A. Fuller
Principal and Founder, Fuller Tech Law Group PC

Jason D. Kipnis
Partner, WilmerHale

Josh Lee Kok Thong
LL.M. Editor, Berkeley Technology Law Journal; Co-Founder, LawTech.Asia, Univ of California at Berkeley

Violetta Kokolus
Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP

Christian H. Nadan
SVP & General Counsel, Bugcrowd

Jeffrey D. Osterman
Partner, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Laura A. Peter
Former Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Department of Commerce

Kevin P. Smith
General Counsel & EVP, Business Development, Sirtex Medical

Winslow Taub
Partner, Covington & Burling LLP

John Tsai
Head of Patents, IP Litigation, Open Source, and Standards at Stripe, Stripe

Jeffrey L. Van Hoosear
Partner, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Cyndi Wheeler
Senior Director, Intellectual Property, Slack Technologies, Inc.