Patent Litigation in the U.S.: What You Need to Know Web Seminar RePlay
In today's economic environment, patents have become an increasingly important asset for both individuals and corporations. Licensing revenue has become a significant source of value in the global intellectual property economy. This course will tell you what you need to know about U.S. patent litigation and will provide in-depth insights into the practical realities of patent disputes in the U.S.
What Will You Learn
- Obtain an overview of U.S. patent litigation
- Explain the basic legal principles for liability and damages in patent cases
- Gain insights into how patent disputes are resolved
- Predict the fees and expenses associated with bringing and/or defending a patent case in the U.S.
- Anticipate the scope of discovery in, and/or business disruption arising from, a U.S. patent case
- Peek into the future of potential patent law reform
Is This Course For You
This course is geared toward executives, in-house counsel, in-house patent agents, and senior managers across industries, such as automotive and aerospace. Participants may be both U.S. and non-U.S. -- anyone who needs help in understanding what to expect and what the realities are should they become involved in U.S. patent litigation.
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- 90 days of online single-user access (from date of purchase) to the two session, approximately four hour, recorded presentation
- Course workbook (downloadable, .pdf's)
- Online learning assessment
- Instructor follow up to YOUR content questions
- 0.4 CEUs*/Certificate of Achievement (upon completion of all course content and a score of 70% or higher on the learning assessment)
*SAE International is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for this course.
- Windows 7, 8, 10 (other operating systems and mobile platforms are not supported but may work)
- Internet Explorer 11, Mozilla Firefox 37 , Google Chrome 42 (other browsers are not supported)
- Broadband-1Mbps minimum
- Overview of Patent Litigation
- Issues the patent-owner has to prove
- Issue the accused infringer has to prove
- What is the Scope of Discovery?
- Documents, including e-documents
- Third parties (e.g. customers, suppliers)
- Confidentiality of discovery materials
- Who Decides Liability and Damages?
- How Long Does it Take from Filing to Trial?
- District Courts
- How Much Does it Cost?
- Fees and expenses
- Contingency fees
- Recovery of fees and expenses
- What Changes are on the Horizon?
- Supreme Court
- Patent law reform