Spring 2014 IP Symposium

GW Law held its annual intellectual property symposium in May, co-sponsored by Mayer Brown and Pillsbury. Panels composed of members of the judiciary, law firm and corporate practitioners, and government officials covered topics including post-issuance PTO proceedings, tips and trends for litigating patent cases in the federal courts, recent developments and current trends in the U.S. International Trade Commission, and defensive strategies for patent litigation. Nathan Kelley, deputy general counsel for intellectual property law and solicitor, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, delivered the keynote address.