14th Advanced Forum on Biotech Patents
Wednesday, November 28 – Thursday, November 29 2012
Location: Hyatt Regency Boston, Boston MA
ACI’s 14th Advanced Forum on Biotech Patents brings together another top-notch faculty of expert biotech patent practitioners who will share their experience and knowledge to help you avoid pitfalls and maximize the value of your intellectual property. Do not miss the opportunity to hear experienced in-house counsel and private practice attorneys share thoughts and advice on strategic patent filing and effective defense of IP rights. Topics to be discussed include:
- Analyzing the PTO’s efforts to apply the America Invents Act, including how the September 16th implementation date has impacted procedure and their plans for the looming March 16th institution of the first-to-file regime.
- Investigating how the Supreme Court’s Prometheus decision will affect personalized medicine and considering outcomes of the Myriad case and what that could mean for biotechnology.
- Devising a biologic patenting strategy in the wake of the FDA’s newly issued biosimilar pathway regulations.
** MassBio members receive a $300 discount! Reference discount code "MASSBIO 300" at registration **
For more information & to register, please visit: www.americanconference.com/biotechpatents