Meet and network with the key influencers shaping the law, policy and proceedings of Paragraph IV litigation.

Each spring, leading pharmaceutical patent litigators for brand name and generic drug companies gather at the Paragraph IV Disputes conference to discuss, debate, and analyze the latest trends, judicial rulings and legislative developments affecting Hatch-Waxman litigation. 
 
As the industry prepares to address the fall out of global pharmaceutical patent losses of billions of dollars on the Hatch-Waxman landscape, the time for this conference has never been more relevant.

Get judicial insights on the complex challenges facing both brand name and generic drug manufacturers:

United States District Court

District of Delaware

Judge-Stark

Honorable
Leonard P. Stark

Chief Judge

Judge-Thygne

Honorable
Mary Pat Thynge

Chief Magistrate Judge

Judge-Burke

Honorable
Christopher J. Burke

Magistrate Judge

 

District of New Jersey

Eastern District of Texas


Judge-Linares

Honorable
Jose L. Linares

Chief Judge

Judge-Bongiovanni_Tonianne

Honorable
Tonianne J. Bongiovanni

Magistrate Judge

Judge-Payne---Robe

Honorable
Roy Payne

Magistrate Judge



 

Hear from the FTC and the FDA on the latest antitrust and regulatory developments impacting Paragraph IV litigation

Markus-Meier

Markus H. Meier
Assistant Director, Health Care Division,
Bureau of Competition
Federal Trade Commission

Markus-Meier

Maryll W. Toufanian, J.D.
Acting Director, Office of Generic Drug Policy
Office of Generic Drugs, CDER U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Features for 2018 conference include:

1

A U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGES’ ROUNDTABLE with the Chief Judges from Delaware, The Northern District of Illinois and New Jersey
Do not miss your opportunity to hear directly from
Chief Judges Castillo, Linares, and Stark

2

TC HEARTLAND THINK TANK
Top litigators and leading in house counsel will brainstorm with you on venue and jurisdictional strategies in the aftermath of TC Heartland

3

FOCUS GROUP ON OIL STATES AND SAS
You will have the opportunity to hear from those “in the know” as well as join the discussion on these two pivotal pending Supreme Court decisions and their possible consequences on the future of IPRs

4

FTC KEYNOTE
Markus Meier will provide insights on the latest anti-trust developments affecting Paragraph IV litigation

5

TWO NEW CONFERENCE TRACKS that will contemplate:
The Business of Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation; and
The Practice of Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation

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Register now and be part of the prestigious meeting of the minds.

Who you will meet

Patent attorneys and litigators (in-house & law firm) who represent:

Brand name pharmaceutical companies

Generic pharmaceutical companies

Biopharmaceutical companies


C

EARN CLE/ETHICS
CREDITS


Event Contacts

For sponsorship opportunities please contact:
Esther Fleischhacker
Tel: 212-352-3220 x5232
[email protected]


For media partnership opportunities please contact:
Linda Lam
Tel: 212-352-3220 ext. 5538
[email protected]


For questions about this year’s program/content, or information on how you can speak next year please contact:
Joseph Gallagher
Tel: 212.352.3220 ext. 5511
[email protected]

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