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Global Series 2021 Fall Sessions

October 19 - November 18, 2021
FCBA Remote Program
Washington, District of Columbia


Tentative Schedule (times in Eastern US)
 

October 19 – 11:00 AM ET The Next Evolutions in SEP/FRAND (DG GROW / Anti-Suit Injunctions / FRAND Venue)
October 20 –10:00 AM ET Global FRAND Issues: Rare Earth Metals, Auto, and IoT
October 26 – 1:00 PM ET Discussion of non-aligned interests between licensors and licensees (e.g., patent holdout/holdup) in the context of FRAND commitments
October 28 – 11:00 AM ET Breaking Global Developments (AI, UPC)
November 2 – 11:00 AM ET Patent Valuation: Crystallization or Ambiguity
November 3 – 11:00 AM ET Competition Law: Shifting Plates?  (FTC antitrust competition policy - balance b/t competition and IP)
November 4 – 11:00 AM ET Patent Subject Matter Globally: the U.S. (Section 101) and Other Countries
November 16 – 11:00 AM ET International Trade: Europe and China
November 18 – 11:00 AM ET International Innovation and Patents: TRIPS and Vaccine Waivers

 

Panelists and Registration links will be uploaded below as available:

 

October 19 – 11:00 AM ET

 

The Next Evolutions in SEP/FRAND (DG GROW / Anti-Suit Injunctions / FRAND Venue)

Moderator:
Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar, Boehmert & Boehmert

Panelists:
Robert Earle, Vice President, Patent Assertion and Enforcement, Ericsson
Klaus Haft, Partner, Hoyng Rokh Monegier
Chris Storm, Legal Director, IP, Uber
 

October 20 –10:00 AM ET

 

Global FRAND Issues: Rare Earth Metals, Auto, and IoT

Moderator:
Dave Djavaherian, Senior Partner, Founder, PacTech Law

Panelists:
Kent Baker, Head of Intellectual Property, u-blox AG
John LeRoy, Co-Chair Litigation, Brooks Kushman
Rui Luo, Partner, Han Kun Law
 

October 26 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

Discussion of non-aligned interests between licensors and licensees (e.g., patent holdout/holdup) in the context of FRAND commitments

Moderator:
Clark Cheney, Administrative Law Judge, International Trade Commission  

Panelists:
Fabian Gonell, Senior VP/Legal counsel, Qualcomm Incorporated
Lisa Kimmel, Ph.D, Senior Counsel, Crowell & Moring LLP
Kevin Hardy, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP
Alex Yang, Partner, Fangda Law

October 28 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

Breaking Global Developments (AI, UPC)

Moderator:
Greg Gramenopoulos, Partner, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

Panelists:
Clemens Heusch, Head of Global Litigation, Nokia
Tim Powell, Partner, Powell Gilbert
Robynne Sanders, Partner, DLA Piper (Australia) LLP
Ralf Ulrich, Senior Litigation Counsel, Google LLC

November 2 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

Patent Valuation: Crystallization or Ambiguity

Moderator:
Andy Culbert, Partner, Perkins Coie

Panelists:
Rakesh Michael, Senior Counsel, Patents & IP, Uber
Blair Jacobs, Principal, McKool Smith
Ute Kilger, Patent Attorney, Boehmert & Boehmert

November 3 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

Competition Law:  Shifting Plates?  (FTC antitrust competition policy - balance b/t competition and IP)

Moderator:
Sabine Age, Partner, Hoyng Rokh Monegier  

November 4 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

Patent Subject Matter Globally:  the US (Section 101) and other countries

Moderator:
Michael Sandonato, Partner, Venable LLP  

Panelists:
Paul Browning, Ph.D, Partner, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
Nakajima Masaru, Partner, Seiwa Patent & Law
Jason Mueller-Neuhaus, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Anne Schön, Partner, Hoffmann Eitle

November 16 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

International Trade:  Europe and China

Moderator:
Jonathan Spadt, CEO & President, RatnerPrestia  

November 18 – 11:00 AM ET

REGISTRATION

International Innovation and Patents:  TRIPS and Vaccine waivers

Moderator:
Robert Stoll, Partner, Faegre Drinker  

Panelists:
Corey Salsberg, VP, Global Head IP Affairs, Novartis
Roberto Rodrigues, Partner, Licks Attorneys
The Rt Hon. Sir Robin Jacob, Sir Hugh Laddie Chair of Intellectual Property Law, University College London
Ansgar Ohly, Professor, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

 

 

There are three ways to attend these sessions, via:
•  Sponsored Seat
•  Individual Registration

•  Seasonal Pass

Registration links are found on the agenda tab and require creating a profile if you do not already have one with the FCBA.

Sponsoring organizations receive a certain number of seats that can be allocated as they please by contacting Jeremy Atkinson (atkinson@fedcirbar.org).

 

 


Individual Registration Pricing:

FCBA and EPLAW members: Complimentary
Non-Members: $75 USD

Seasonal Pass:

$150 for all GS Webcasts listed on agenda page

 

Global Series programs encourage high level discussions among participants from around the world. This format is not generally conducive to CLE credit from US jurisdictions, and therefore, CLE is not applied for by FCBA.

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