Past Events

March 28, 2018 Evening Event

Topic: Patents in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Speaker:  Paul S. Hunter Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Foley & Lardner LLP, 3579 Valley Centre Dr # 300, San Diego, CA 92130 What in artificial intelligence (AI) can be patented and what are the unique challenges to patenting AI?  These and other topics will be discussed, [...]

March 28, 2018 Evening Event2018-09-28T14:15:48+00:00

March 1, 2018 Evening Program

Topic: Empirical Studies of PAEs Speaker:  David L. Schwartz, Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Morrison & Foerster LLP, 12531 High Bluff Dr # 100, San Diego, CA 92130 The press commonly reports about patent assertion entities (PAEs), also known as patent “trolls” or non-practicing entities [...]

March 1, 2018 Evening Program2018-09-28T14:15:38+00:00

January 18 Dinner Event

Topic: How Congress and the High Court Unintentionally Enfeebled the American Patent System, Weakening Incentives, Drying Up Investment and Stunting Job Creation, and What We Can Do To Revive It Speaker: The Honorable Paul R. Michel, retired Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Date: Thursday, January 18, 6:00 pm Location: [...]

January 18 Dinner Event2018-09-28T14:15:01+00:00

November 9 Evening Event: PTAB Roundtable

Topic: PTAB Roundtable: View from In-House Moderator: Kerry Taylor, Partner, Knobbe Martens Panelists: Vince Lam, Chief Patent Litigation Counsel for HTC Corporation Paul Lee, Senior Intellectual Property Counsel for DexCom, Inc. Date: Thursday, November 9, 6:00 pm Location: Knobbe Martens, 12790 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130 It has now been five years since the [...]

November 9 Evening Event: PTAB Roundtable2018-09-28T14:15:11+00:00