2007 Spring Symposium

Spring 2007 Symposium

The Spring 2007 Symposium was held on March 30 in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

PROGRAM

Friday, March 30, 2007

8:00 – 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:00 am Franchise Law, Grady Garrison (Butler, Snow)
9:00 – 10:00 am IP Audits, Paul Kruse (Bone, McAllester, Norton) and Peter Brewer (Baker Donelson)
10:00 -10:30 am Break
10:30 – 11:00 am Patent Issues at Federal Express, Chris Cherry (Federal Express)
11:00 – 11:30 am Patent Infringement Actions and Adequate Pre-filing Investigations
John G. Jackson (Chambliss, Bahner, & Stohpel)
11:30am -12:30pm Lunch
12:30 -1:15 pm Ethical Considerations under the Changing Rules at the USPTO
Ken Hoffmeister and Jake Horton (Pitts & Brittian)
1:15 – 1:45 pm Update on KSR Int’l v. Teleflex case
Jim Cartiglia (Patterson Intellectual Property Law)
1:45 – 2:30 pm Copyright Update, Dorothy Campbell (Capitol Records Nashville) & Larry Cannon (Lifeway)
2:30 – 2:45 pm Break
2:45 – 3:30 pm Hot Topics In Patent Preparation & Prosecution
David Lynch (Chambliss, Bahner, & Stohpel)
3:30 – 4:30 pm Recent Developments in Patent Law
Ed Lanquist (Patterson Intellectual Property Law)