Distinguished Co-Chairs

Lars Taavola

VP, Chief IP Counsel & General Counsel, Specialty Generics
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

April 27, 2022 8:00 am

Stephanie Donahue

Principal Counsel – Global Patent Litigation
Global Intellectual Property Department
Legal, Ethics & Business Integrity
Sanofi- Aventis

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

April 27, 2022 8:00 am

Members of the Judiciary

Honorable Kathleen M. O’Malley (Ret.)

United States Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Federal Circuit Fireside Chat

April 27, 2022 10:00 am

Honorable Julien Xavier Neals

District Judge
United States District Court, District of New Jersey

Honorable Joshua Wolson

District Judge
United States District Court
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
(Visiting Judge, District of Delaware)

Honorable Mary Pat Thynge

Chief Magistrate Judge
United States District Court, District of Delaware

Federal Circuit Fireside Chat

April 27, 2022 10:00 am

Honorable Tonianne J. Bongiovanni

Magistrate Judge
United States District Court, District of New Jersey

Honorable Christopher J. Burke

Magistrate Judge
United States District Court, District of Delaware

Honorable Michelle N. Ankenbrand

Senior Lead Administrative Patent Judge
Patent Trial & Appeal Board
USPTO

Government Representatives from Key Agencies

Honorable Jacqueline Wright Bonilla

Deputy Chief Administrative Patent Judge
Patent Trial & Appeal Board
USPTO

Maryll Toufanian

Director, Office of Generic Drug Policy
U.S. FDA

Beckey Egeland

Attorney, Health Care Division
Federal Trade Commission

FTC Keynote

April 26, 2022 10:45 am

Christopher Pruitt

Director, Division of Legal and Regulatory Support
Office of Generic Drug Policy
U.S. FDA

In-House Counsel

Ryan M. Daniel

Chief Patent Counsel, Region North America
Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC

Guy Donatiello

Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property
Endo Pharmaceuticals

Henry H. Gu

VP, Head of Intellectual Property
Morphic Therapeutics

John Haberman

Senior Director, IP
Sarepta Therapeutics

Colin Heitzmann

Vice President, Head of Intellectual Property
Sumitovant Biopharma, Inc

Serge Ilin-Schneider

Sr. Vice President, Corporate Development & General Counsel
Cosette Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Jeffrey Martin

Senior Director, Legal Counsel IP
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Inc.

Robert McSorley

Managing Director
Ocean Tomo, LLC

Mary J. Morry

Counsel, IP Litigation
Office of the General Counsel
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Donna Meuth

Associate General Counsel, IP
Eisai Inc.

Peter Waibel

Head, US Patent Litigation
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Martin Wilson

General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Rocket Pharmaceuticals

Kevin Zive

Vice President, General Counsel
Apotex Inc.

Law Firms

David B. Abramowitz

Partner
Locke Lord LLP

John Bennett

Partner
Allen & Overy LLP

Richard J. Berman

Partner
ArentFox Schiff LLP

Carolyn Blessing

Partner
Locke Lord LLP

Aziz Burgy

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP

Steven M. Coyle

Partner
Cantor Colburn LLP

Eric W. Dittmann

Partner and Global Vice-Chair, Intellectual Property
Paul Hastings LLP

Gerald J. Flattmann, Jr.

Partner
King & Spalding LLP

Kurt Karst

Director
Hyman, Phelps & McNamara PC

Chad Landmon

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider, LLP

Christopher Loh

Partner
Venable LLP

Steven Maslowski

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Paul J. Molino

Managing Partner
Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP

Gregory A. Morris

Partner
Honigman LLP

Deepro R. Mukerjee

Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Sailesh Patel

Partner
ArentFox Schiff LLP

Matthew Pearson

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Adam L. Perlman

Partner
Latham & Watkins LLP

Luke T. Shannon

Shareholder
Polsinelli

Robert M. Vrana

Partner
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor LLP

Rachel L. Pernic Waldron

Partner
Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP

Elizabeth S. Weiswasser

Partner
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Bruce M. Wexler

Partner and Global Co-Chair, Intellectual Property
Paul Hastings LLP

Jovial Wong

Partner
Winston & Strawn LLP

Alyson Wooten

Director
Berkeley Research Group LLC

Vanessa Yen

Partner
King & Spalding LLP

Saami Zain

Assistant Attorney General
Antitrust Bureau
Office of the New York State Attorney General