Resolving IP Disputes: Calling for an Alternative Paradigm

Journal of Dispute Resolution Symposium

October 4, 2013



Program Schedule

8:30

Welcome

James Levin
Associate Director
Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution
University of Missouri School of Law

8:45-9:40

Disputes with an Industry Focus

Jorge Contreras
Associate Professor of Law
American University Washington College of Law
Washington, DC

Kevin Noonan
Partner
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
Chicago, Illinois

Gary Myers, moderator
Dean and Earl F. Nelson Professor of Law
University of Missouri School of Law

9:45-10:40

Practical issues of resolving disputes before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Matthew Smith
Partner
Turner Boyd LLP
Mountain View, California

Jaron Brunner
Associate
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Seattle, Washington

Anne Craig, moderator
Director of Intellectual Property
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts

10:55-11:55

Keynote Address

Greg Gorder
Founder and Vice Chairman
Intellectual Ventures
Bellevue, Washington

12:00-1:00

Lunch

1:15-2:10

Transparency

Bernard Chao
Assistant Professor
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Denver, Colorado

Dennis Crouch
Associate Professor of Law
University of Missouri School of Law

Yvette Joy Liebesman, moderator
Assistant Professor
St. Louis University School of Law
St. Louis, Missouri

2:15

Closing Remarks

2:30

Reception



This symposium is free and has been approved for 4.5 hours of Continuing Legal Education credit in Missouri.

For more information, contact Laura Coleman, 573-882-5969, colemanl@missouri.edu.