Panel: Next up in Apple/Samsung Smartphone Wars: Design Patents Remedies Following the SCOTUS Decision

BY Maggie Clark
September 1, 2017

After the Supreme Court’s December 2016 unanimous decision, the years-long Apple/Samsung Smartphone Wars are going back to the California court room.

Later this year, the Northern District of California will decide pivotal unresolved issues of substantial consequence for innovation. Chief among them is developing a test for determining the “article of manufacture” from which a design patent “total profit” remedy may be awarded.

Please join us for a discussion with intellectual property experts and stakeholders to examine questions that will arise during proceedings at the Northern District of California. Complimentary breakfast will be served. To RSVP click here.

“Next Up in Apple/Samsung Smartphone Wars: Design
Patent Remedies Following the SCOTUS Decision”

Wednesday, September 13th
9:00am – 10:30am

The National Press Club
Zenger Room
529 14th Street NW

Speakers include:

  • Carl Cecere, Counsel, Hispanic Leadership Fund and the National Grange
  • Charles Duan, Director, Patent Reform Project, Public Knowledge
  • Howard Hogan, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
  • Joshua Landau, Patent Counsel, CCIA (moderator)
  • Rebecca Tushnet, Frank Stanton Professor of First Amendment Law, Harvard Law School

 

Please Note: Due to National Press Club security measures, RSVPs are strongly encouraged. This will allow identification information to be entered into the system in advance of the event.

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