CO-CHAIRS

Guy Donatiello

Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property at Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Malvern, PA)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

April 23, 2018 8:00 am

Timothy X. Witkowski M.S., J.D.

Global Head, Chemistry Patents for R&D IP at Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (Cambridge, MA)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

April 23, 2018 8:00 am

SPEAKERS

David B. Abramowitz

Partner at Locke Lord LLP (Chicago, IL)

Brian Anderson

Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, IP Litigation at Allergan (Madison, NJ)

Jonathan Bachand

Partner at Knobbe Martens (Washington, DC)

Richard J. Berman

Partner at Arent Fox LLP (Washington, DC)

Honorable Tonianne J. Bongiovanni

Magistrate Judge at United States District Court, District of New Jersey (Trenton, NJ)

Honorable Jacqueline D. Wright Bonilla

Vice Chief Administrative Patent Judge at Patent Trial and Appeal Board, USPTO (Alexandria, VA)

Michael F. Buchanan

Partner at Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP (New York, NY)

Honorable Christopher J. Burke

Magistrate Judge at United States District Court, District of Delaware (Wilmington, DE)

Owen Byrd

Chief Evangelist and General Counsel at Lex Machina (Menlo Park, CA)

Kathleen B. Carr

Member at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC (Boston, MA)

Patricia A. Carson

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP(New York, NY)

Honorable Ruben Castillo

Chief Judge at United States District Court Northern District of Illinois (Chicago, IL)

Dominick A. Conde

Partner at Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto (New York, NY)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

David G. Conlin

Member at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC (Boston, MA)

Steven M. Coyle

Partner and Litigation Department Co-Chair at Cantor Colburn LLP (Hartford, CT)

Bo Davis

Founding Partner at The Davis Firm (Longview, TX)

Carrie Distler

Senior Managing Director Forensic and Litigation Consulting at FTI Consulting, Inc. (Chicago, IL)

Stephanie Donahue

Senior Director, Patent Litigation at Sanofi (New York, NY)

Michael P. Dougherty

Partner at Hogan Lovells (New York, NY)

Anne Shea Gaza

Partner at Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP (Wilmington, DE)

Christopher Gerardi

Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting, Inc. (New York, NY)

Barry P. Golob

Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Litigation at Cozen O’Connor (Washington, DC)

Emily Greb

Counsel at Perkins Coie LLP (Madison, WI)

Vishal C. Gupta

Partner at Steptoe & Johnson LLP (New York, NY)

Stephen M. Hash

Partner at Baker Botts LLP (Austin, TX)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

D. Clay Holloway

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA)

Kelly Y. Hwang

Partner at Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik LLP (Westfield, NJ)

Joseph A. Hynds

Member at Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C. (Washington, DC)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Lisa A. Jakob

Legal Director, IP Litigation at Merck & Company (Rahway, NJ)

Colleen James

Partner at Mayer Brown LLP (New York, NY)

George W. Johnston

Counsel at Gibbons P.C. (Newark, NJ)
(former Vice President & Chief Patent Counsel, Hoffmann-LaRoche)

Staci Julie

Senior Vice President and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel at Teva Pharmaceuticals (Horsham, PA)

Kurt R. Karst

Director at Hyman, Phelps & McNamara PC (Washington, DC)

Honorable Jose L. Linares, U.S.D.J.

Chief Judge at United States District Court, District of New Jersey (Newark, NJ)

Josephine Liu, Ph.D., J.D.

Head, US IP Litigation at Sandoz Inc. (Princeton, NJ)

Charles M. Lizza

Partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP (Newark, NJ)

Jane M. Love

Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP (New York, NY)

Laura A. Lydigsen

Shareholder at Brinks Gilson & Lione (Chicago, IL)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Stephen B. Maebius

Partner at Foley & Lardner LLP (Washington, DC)

Richard T. McCaulley Jr.

Partner at Ropes & Gray LLP (Chicago, IL)

Rachael P. McClure

Attorney at Vinson & Elkins LLP(New York, NY)

Markus H. Meier

Assistant Director of the Health Care Division at Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission (Washington, DC)

Donna M. Meuth

Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property at Eisai (Andover, MA)

Robert C. Millonig, Jr., Ph.D.

Director at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. (Washington, DC)

Don J. Mizerk

Partner at Husch Blackwell LLP (Chicago, IL)

John J. Molenda, Ph.D.

Partner at Steptoe & Johnson LLP (New York, NY)

Steven J. Moore

Partner at Withers Bergman LLP (Greenwich, CT)

Gregory A. Morris, Ph.D.

Partner at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP (Chicago, IL)

Honorable Brian P. Murphy

Partner at Haug Partners (New York, NY)
(Former Lead Administrative Patent Judge, Patent Trial and Appeal Board, USPTO)

Honorable Michelle Nerozzi-Ankenbrand

Lead Administrative Patent Judge at Patent Trial and Appeal Board, USPTO (Alexandria, VA)

Michael V. O’Shaughnessy

Partner at Baker Botts L.L.P. (Washington, DC)

Martin B. Pavane

Vice Chair, Intellectual Property Department Co-Chair, Hatch-Waxman & Biologics Litigation at Cozen O’Connor (New York, NY)

Honorable Roy Payne

Magistrate Judge at United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas (Houston, TX)

Lisa B. Pensabene

Partner at O’Melveny & Myers LLP (New York, NY)

Liane M. Peterson

Partner at Foley & Lardner LLP (Washington, DC)

Wendy Petka, Ph.D., J.D.

Senior Director & Senior Patent Counsel at Theravance Biopharma US, Inc.

Kevin J. Post

Partner at Ropes & Gray LLP (New York)

Wyley S. Proctor

Partner at McCarter & English, LLP (Boston, MA

Filko Prugo

Partner at Ropes & Gray LLP (New York, NY)

Mark Rachlin

Senior Patent Counsel at GlaxoSmithKline (King of Prussia, PA)

Honorable Teresa Rea

Partner at Crowell & Moring LLP (Washington, DC) (Former Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Former Acting Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Robert D. Rhoad

Partner at Dechert LLP (Princeton, NJ)

Hany W. Rizkalla, Ph.D.

Executive Director – IP and Legal Affairs at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (Mahwah, NJ)

Irena Royzman Ph.D.

Partner at Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP (New York, NY)

Pearl Siew

Senior Vice President at Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Woodcliff Lake, NJ)

Paul Simboli

Consultant at Depomed, Inc. (Newark, CA)

Seth C. Silber

Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (Washington, DC)

David Silverstein M.S., J.D.

Partner at Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP (New York, NY)(Former Senior Director, Intellectual Property, Par Pharmaceutical, Inc)

Michael Sitzman

Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP (San Francisco, CA)

Meg Snowden

VP, Intellectual Property at Impax Laboratories (Hayward, CA)

Honorable Leonard P. Stark

Chief Judge at United States District Court, District of Delaware (Wilmongton, DE)

Paul A. Sudentas

Attorney at Locke Lord LLP (New York, NY)

Lars Taavola

Senior Director / Senior Patent Counsel - Global Intellectual Property, Head of Patent Litigation at Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC (Bridgewater, NJ)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Andrea Tiglio

Assistant General Counsel, IP, Legal at Astellas US LLC (Northbrook, IL)

Anne S. Toker

Partner at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP (New York, NY)

Brian R. Tomkins

Partner at Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik LLP (Westfield, NJ)

Maryll W. Toufanian, J.D.

Acting Director, Office of Generic Drug Policy Office of Generic Drugs, CDER at U.S. Food and Drug Administration (Silver Spring, MD)

Honorable Mary Pat Thynge

Chief Magistrate Judge at United States Federal District Court, District of Delaware (Wilmington, DE)

Shashank Upadhye

Partner at Amin Talati & Upadhye, LLC (Chicago, IL)(Former Vice President – Global Intellectual Property, Apotex, Inc.)

Dennies Varughese

Director at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. (Washington, DC)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Mark E. Waddell

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

Peter Waibel

Head US Patent Litigation at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (East Hanover, NJ)

Alyson L. Wooten

Counsel at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA)