Dr. Leslie Fischer

Principal Patent Attorney
Sandoz (Princeton, NJ)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

August 5, 2020 9:00 am

Duane Marks

Assistant General Patent Counsel
Eli Lilly (Indianapolis, IN)


Paki Banky

IP Litigation Counsel
Sandoz (Princeton, NJ)

Honorable Jacqueline Bonilla

Vice Chief Administrative
Judge, Patent Trial and Appeal Board
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

PTAB Keynote Address

August 5, 2020 9:15 am

Heather Boussios

Assistant General Counsel – IP
Aptevo Therapeutics (Seattle, WA)

June Cohan

Legal Advisor, Office of Patent Legal Administration
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)

Robin Ellis

Reddie & Grose GmbH

James M. Gould

Ratner Prestia (Philadelphia, PA)

George Johnston

Gibbons P.C. (Newark, NJ)
Former Vice President & Chief Patent Counsel, Hoffman-LaRoche

Tom Kowlaski

Duane Morris (New York, NY)

Ethical Obligations in Prosecution

August 6, 2020 3:00 pm

Forrester Liddle

Senior Director,
Head of Intellectual Property
Jounce Therapeutics (Cambridge, MA)

Deborah Lu

Duane Morris (New York, NY)

Kevin E. Noonan, Ph. D.

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP (Chicago, IL)

Brendan M. O’Malley

Vice President, Chief IP Counsel
Abeona Therapeutics Inc (New York, NY)
Roberto Rodrigues

Roberto Rodrigues

Attorney at Law
Licks Attorney (Rio de Janerio, BR)

Christina Schwarz

Venable LLP (New York, NY)

Marina Volin

VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Amring Pharmaceuticals (Berwyn, PA)

Mark Waddle

Co-Chair, Life Sciences; Chair, Patent Litigation & Counseling
Loeb & Loeb LLP (New York, NY)