The Patent Nation Conference series features complimentary programs for in-house counsel and business executives to exchange insights on the evolving patent landscape.
Obtaining prompt relief in a patent infringement case remains a significant consideration for patent holders. With uncertainty created by both congested dockets in what had been considered fast courts as well as the patent reform proposals in Congress, this Web conference examines two forums that offer fast paced alternatives: Section 337 investigations at the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin in Madison. These fora often offer unique opportunities for patent holders to obtain prompt relief for infringement.
Section 337 investigations at the ITC often are completed in 15 months and offer powerful discovery tools and remedies. Among the topics this Web conference addressed are:
The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin in Madison has become a favored venue for patent lawsuits: This program addressed:
Foley will apply for CLE credit after the Web conference.