CO-CHAIRS

Guy Donatiello

Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property
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
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (Cambridge, MA)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

April 23, 2018 8:00 am

SPEAKERS

David B. Abramowitz

Partner
Locke Lord LLP (Chicago, IL)

Brian Anderson

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

Jonathan Bachand

Partner
Knobbe Martens (Washington, DC)

Richard J. Berman

Partner
Arent Fox LLP (Washington, DC)

Honorable Tonianne J. Bongiovanni

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

Honorable Jacqueline D. Wright Bonilla

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

Michael F. Buchanan

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

Honorable Christopher J. Burke

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

Owen Byrd

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

Kathleen B. Carr

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

Patricia A. Carson

Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP(New York, NY)

Honorable Ruben Castillo

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

Dominick A. Conde

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

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

David G. Conlin

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

Steven M. Coyle

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

Bo Davis

Founding Partner
The Davis Firm (Longview, TX)

Carrie Distler

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

Stephanie Donahue

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

Michael P. Dougherty

Partner
Hogan Lovells (New York, NY)

Anne Shea Gaza

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

Christopher Gerardi

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

Barry P. Golob

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

Emily Greb

Counsel
Perkins Coie LLP (Madison, WI)

Vishal C. Gupta

Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP (New York, NY)

Stephen M. Hash

Partner
Baker Botts LLP (Austin, TX)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

D. Clay Holloway

Partner
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA)

Kelly Y. Hwang

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

Joseph A. Hynds

Member
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
Merck & Company (Rahway, NJ)

Colleen James

Partner
Mayer Brown LLP (New York, NY)

George W. Johnston

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

Staci Julie

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

Kurt R. Karst

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

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

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

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

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

Charles M. Lizza

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

Jane M. Love

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

Laura A. Lydigsen

Shareholder
Brinks Gilson & Lione (Chicago, IL)

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Stephen B. Maebius

Partner
Foley & Lardner LLP (Washington, DC)

Richard T. McCaulley Jr.

Partner
Ropes & Gray LLP (Chicago, IL)

Rachael P. McClure

Attorney
Vinson & Elkins LLP(New York, NY)

Markus H. Meier

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

Donna M. Meuth

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

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

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

Don J. Mizerk

Partner
Husch Blackwell LLP (Chicago, IL)

John J. Molenda, Ph.D.

Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP (New York, NY)

Steven J. Moore

Partner
Withers Bergman LLP (Greenwich, CT)

Gregory A. Morris, Ph.D.

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

Honorable Brian P. Murphy

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

Honorable Michelle Nerozzi-Ankenbrand

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

Michael V. O’Shaughnessy

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

Martin B. Pavane

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

Honorable Roy Payne

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

Lisa B. Pensabene

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

Liane M. Peterson

Partner
Foley & Lardner LLP (Washington, DC)

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

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

Kevin J. Post

Partner
Ropes & Gray LLP (New York)

Wyley S. Proctor

Partner
McCarter & English, LLP (Boston, MA

Filko Prugo

Partner
Ropes & Gray LLP (New York, NY)

Mark Rachlin

Senior Patent Counsel
GlaxoSmithKline (King of Prussia, PA)

Honorable Teresa Rea

Partner
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
Dechert LLP (Princeton, NJ)

Hany W. Rizkalla, Ph.D.

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

Irena Royzman Ph.D.

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

Pearl Siew

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

Paul Simboli

Consultant
Depomed, Inc. (Newark, CA)

Seth C. Silber

Partner
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (Washington, DC)

David Silverstein M.S., J.D.

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

Michael Sitzman

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

Meg Snowden

VP, Intellectual Property
Impax Laboratories (Hayward, CA)

Honorable Leonard P. Stark

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

Paul A. Sudentas

Attorney
Locke Lord LLP (New York, NY)

Lars Taavola

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

PTAB Update: Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 24, 2018 9:00 am

Andrea Tiglio

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

Anne S. Toker

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

Brian R. Tomkins

Partner
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
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (Silver Spring, MD)

Honorable Mary Pat Thynge

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

Shashank Upadhye

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

Dennies Varughese

Director
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
Loeb & Loeb LLP (New York, NY)

Peter Waibel

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

Alyson L. Wooten

Counsel
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA)