2nd Annual Litigator & Corporate Counsel Forum on

Managing Complex ITC Litigation

Advanced Litigation Strategies for Effectively Asserting Your IP Rights and Overseeing Complex, High Stakes Section 337 Litigation

Monday, October 29 to Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Hilton San Francisco Financial District, San Francisco, CA
How is your company or client prepared to benefit from the swift action
and results afforded by Section 337 investigations? Gain best practices for achieving the results you want at ACI’s acclaimed West Coast edition of its ITC Litigation and Enforcement Forum

Returning to San Francisco’s vibrant Financial District after receiving rave reviews in its inaugural installment, ACI is pleased to once again offer you its Forum on Managing Complex ITC Litigation. Completely updated to include more practical, interactive and engaging sessions specifically focused on addressing the nuances associated with overseeing and managing complex Section 337 investigations, this unique IP litigation event will provide attendees with a combination of insider insights and in-depth practical guidance from an industry-leading faculty comprised of senior-level in-house counsel experienced in litigation at the ITC, ITC staff, Judges and authoritative members of the 337 bar.

Learn how to best navigate the complexities of litigation at the ITC while obtaining the results you want without expending your entire litigation budget

This Managing Complex ITC Litigation forum has been specifically designed for mid- to senior-level in-house counsel and private practice attorneys who are looking to benchmark with peers regarding the most effective ITC litigation strategies while also getting up to speed on current issues impacting 337 practice. A rare opportunity to engage directly with staff from the ITC and Custom’s IPR Branch, this conference will put you in the same room with:

Irving A. Williamson, Chairman, U.S. ITC

Hon. Charles E. Bullock, Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. ITC

Hon. Robert K. Rogers, Administrative Law Judge, U.S. ITC

Hon. E. James Gildea, Administrative Law Judge, U.S. ITC

Wayne Herrington, Assistant General Counsel, U.S. ITC

Lynn Levine, Director, Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. ITC

Juliana M. Cofrancesco, Attorney Advisor, U.S. International Trade Commission

Dax Terrill, Attorney Advisor, IPR Branch, U.S. Customs & Border Protection

Engage directly with your peers at HP, Microsoft, Nokia Siemens, Cisco, Align Technology, Qualcomm, Freescale Semiconductor, Intel, Eastman
Kodak, Tessera and others
as you learn how they are addressing current issues impacting on 337 investigations and litigation, including –
  • NPEs at the ITC – how non-practicing entities are changing the face of litigation at the ITC through the domestic industry requirement
  • FRAND licensing commitments, standards essential patents, injunctive relief and settlement in 337 investigations
  • The initiation of cross party and “reverse” cases in 337 investigations involving multiple parties

Register today to reserve your space at this unique industry-leading event by calling 888-224-2480, faxing your registration to 877-927-1563,
or registering online at www.americanconference.com/ITCWest.