CO-CHAIRS

Ryan M. Daniel

Acting Chief Patent Counsel at Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Lake Zurich, IL)

Andrea Hutchison

Associate General Counsel, IP Litigation at Gilead Sciences (Foster City, CA)

SPEAKERS

Eric Abraham

Eric I. Abraham

Partner at Hill Wallack LLP (Princeton, NJ)

John L. Abramic

Partner at Steptoe & Johnson LLP (Chicago, IL)
David Abramowitz

David B. Abramowitz

Partner at Locke Lord LLP (Chicago, IL)
Andrew Allen

Andrew Allen

Director, Legal Counsel – IP at Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories

Honorable Michelle N. Ankenbrand

Lead Administrative Patent Judge at Patent Trial and Appeal Board
US Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)
Steve Auten

Stephen R. Auten

Partner, Chair of Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences Litigation at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
(Former Vice President, IP, Sandoz, Inc.)
(Chicago, IL)

Karen E. Brown

Vice President & Chief IP Counsel at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (Cambridge, MA)

Honorable Jacqueline Wright Bonilla

Vice Chief Administrative Patent Judge at Patent Trial and Appeal Board
US Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)
William F. Cavanaugh

William F. Cavanaugh, Jr.

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

Ryan M. Daniel

Acting Chief Patent Counsel at Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Lake Zurich, IL)

Opening Remarks

October 3, 2019 8:00 am

Dan DiNapoli

Daniel P. DiNapoli

Partner at Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP (New York, NY)

Honorable Rama G. Elluru

Administrative Patent Judge at Patent Trial and Appeal Board
US Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)
Gerald J. Flatmann

Gerald Flattmann

Partner at King & Spalding LLP (New York, NY)

Rekha Hanu, Ph.D, J.D

Executive Director, Chief IP Counsel at Akorn Pharmaceuticals (Lake Forest, IL)
Colin Heitzman

Colin C. Heitzmann

Senior Corporate Attorney at Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (Rockville, MD)

Jeremiah S. Helm

Of Counsel at Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP (Washington, DC)

Monique Heyninck

Vice President, IP & Government Affairs at Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Aliso Viejo, CA)

Brian Hirsch

Vice President Global IP and Legal Head North America at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (Mahwah, NJ)

Andrea Hutchison

Associate General Counsel, IP Litigation at Gilead Sciences (Foster City, CA)

Derek Johnson

Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property at Takeda Pharmaceuticals (Deerfield, IL)
David Korn

David Korn

Vice President, IP and Law at PhRMA (Washington, DC)
James Leeds

James P. Leeds

Assistant General Patent Counsel at Eli Lilly & Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Forrester J. Liddle

Senior Director of IP at Jounce Therapeutics (Cambridge, MA)

Jamie Lucia

Attorney at Steptoe & Johnson LLP (San Francisco, CA)

Paul J. Molino

Managing Partner at Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP (Chicago, IL)

Gregory A. Morris

Partner at Honigman LLP (Chicago, IL)

Honorable Roy Payne

Magistrate Judge at Eastern District of Texas (Marshall, TX)

Irena Royzman

Partner at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP (New York, NY)

Honorable Sidney I. Schenkier

Magistrate Judge at Northern District of Illinois (Chicago, IL)
Deborah Shelton

Deborah M. Shelton

Partner at Arent Fox (Washington, DC)
Carmen Shepard

Carmen M. Shepard

Senior Vice President, Global Policy and Regulatory Counsel at Mylan (Washington, DC)

Pearl T. L. Siew

Senior Vice President and Head Intellectual Property at Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Woodcliff Lake, NJ)

Peter B. Silverman

EVP, General Counsel at Merus US, Inc. (Cambridge, MA)
Lars Taavola

Lars P. Taavola

Senior Director / Senior Patent Counsel – Global Intellectual Property | Head of Patent Litigation at Amneal Pharmaceuticals (Bridgewater, NJ)
Shashank Upadhye

Shashank Upadhye

Partner at Upadhye Cwik LLP
(Former Vice President – Global Intellectual Property, Apotex, Inc.)
James Weingarten

James Weingarten

Attorney at Federal Trade Commission (Washington, DC)

Vanessa Yen

Partner at King & Spalding LLP