Tuesday, February 24, 2015
ABA Section of Antitrust Law
The Intellectual Property Committee
The International Committee, and
The Federal Civil Enforcement Committee
An Analysis of the DOJ’s IEEE Business Review Letter
March 10 from 2:30-4p.m.
On February 2, 2015, the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division issued a favorable business review letter on amendments to the IEEE’s Patent Policy. Distinguished panelists will discuss the letter focusing on process concerns, the prohibition on injunctive relief, the meaning of “reasonable rate” and “compliant implementation,” and the prohibition on grantbacks and tying.
Offered both in-person and via teleconference
Location: Crowell & Moring LLP
1001 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20004-2595
Koren W. Wong-Ervin, Counsel for Intellectual Property and International Antitrust, Federal Trade Commission, Office of International Affairs
Commissioner Joshua D. Wright, Federal Trade Commission
Frances Marshall, Assistant Chief and Special Counsel for Intellectual Property, Department of Justice Antitrust Division
Roy Hoffinger, Vice President, Legal Counsel, Qualcomm Inc.
Tim Muris, Of Counsel, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
To register, visit http://shop.americanbar.org/ebus/ABAEventsCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?productId=185789090.