The Supreme Court is slated to decide a record nine IP cases (six of which
are patent cases) this Term, covering topics affecting the litigation of IP
cases (burdens of proof, fee shifting, standing, statutes of limitation) and the
substance of the IP law.
This session will cover the Court’s current and
upcoming intellectual property-related docket in depth, and will discuss the
effects of this blockbuster IP term in various industries, especially the life
sciences, pharmaceutical, and high-tech sectors.
Topics and Cases to be
Patentable Subject Matter/Section 101
Corporation v. CLS Bank
Highmark Inc v. Allcare Health
Management Systems, Inc.
Octane Fitness, LLC v. Icon Health & Fitness,
Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments,
Medtronic v. Boston Scientific
Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc.
International, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc.
Teva Pharmaceuticals v.
Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo,
Deputy General Counsel, EMC Corporation
Associate General Counsel for IP and Litigation,
Boston University School of Law
BBA Member - $130.00
BBA Member - Legal Services/ Government Lawyer - $70.00
Law Student -
If the cost of this seminar would preclude you from attending, please
contact us about tuition discounts.
Materials: It's so easy to
be green! The BBA offers
registrants CLE course materials in both electronic and print format.
Please remember to select your option during registration. If you opt for
the electronic version, a PDF link will be email to you prior to the seminar. We
encourage laptops and portable devices at the seminar, Free WiFi is available in
all conference rooms!