Recent Events

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 Program2018-03-19T17:02:22+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 Event2018-03-02T17:01:32+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 Roundtable2017-11-10T09:02:12+00:00

October 10 Evening Event: Masimo – A Patent Success Story

Topic: Masimo: A Patent Success Story Speaker: Joseph Re, Partner, Knobbe Martens Date: Tuesday, October 10, 6:00 pm Location: Knobbe Martens, 12790 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130 Please join us for a story about a young SDSU graduate who showed why a strong patent system is so important to innovation and success. Joe Re has [...]

October 10 Evening Event: Masimo – A Patent Success Story2017-10-27T09:07:08+00:00

September 11 Dinner Event

Topic: Discussion with USPTO’s West Coast Regional Director, John Cabeca on USPTO Priorities and Key Initiatives Speaker: John Cabeca, Director of the West Coast USPTO Date: Monday, September 11, 6:00 pm Location: San Diego Marriott Del Mar, 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego Please join us for an engaging presentation of topics of current interest from the [...]

September 11 Dinner Event2017-10-27T09:07:19+00:00