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2016特許法セミナー|2016 Patent Law Forum

2016年10月28日2:00p.m. - 5:15p.m. (受付開始 1:30 p.m.)

Friday, 2016年10月28日
2:00-5:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m. Registration
2:00-5:15 p.m. Seminar


Cocktails and Hors D’oeuvre Reception to Follow

帝国ホテル東京 蘭の間 (本館2階)

Imperial Hotel, Ran Room (2nd Floor, Main Building)
1-1 Uchisaiwai-cho 1-chome
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8558, Japan


昨年に引き続き、Kilpatrick Townsendの弁護士によるセミナーを開催させて頂きます。


We invite you to join our distinguished panel of patent prosecution and litigation experts for this informative and interactive discussion, which will position you to preserve and enhance your company’s ability to protect and commercialize intellectual property in a global environment.

Our speakers will discuss:

企業再編にともなう知財問題 – Yahooケーススタディ (IP Issues in Corporate Transactions – A Yahoo Case Study) (A. James Isbester [1]) – M&Aなどの企業再編において知財の価値評価およびリスク評価は複雑な問題です。サンフランシスコ・オフィスのパートナーであるIsbester弁護士がYahooのビジネス売却を事例にその戦略および手法をご紹介します。The valuation of IP assets and risks are challenging aspects of many corporate acquisitions.Mr. Isbester, a partner in the firm’s San Francisco office, will share some strategies and approaches, using examples from the firm’s role in deals such as the sale of Yahoo and others.

米国特許法の最新動向 (Update on U.S. Patent Law) (Kristopher L. Reed [2]) – 特許訴訟チームのパートナーであるReed弁護士が米国特許法における最新の動向およびそれらが与える影響について講演します。Mr. Reed, a partner on the Patent Litigation Team at Kilpatrick Townsend, will discuss the most recent developments in United States Patent Law, and the potential impact of those developments on intellectual property protection and enforcement in the United States.

米中における特許権利行使 (Patent Enforcement in the U.S. and China) (パネルディスカッション) (Panel Discussion)

  • IPR:防御の強力な武器 (A Powerful Defense Weapon:IPR) (Kristopher L. Reed [2]) – Reed弁護士が当事者系レビュー(IPR)の解説を行い、防御の強力な武器として、訴訟の前後にかかわらず、どのように活用できるかご紹介します。Mr. Reed will discuss the details of inter partes review proceedings before the United States Patent Office.Mr. Reed will also discuss how companies can use IPR actions as a powerful defense against intellectual enforcement by others, both before and during litigation.
  • 中国における権利行使 (Patent Enforcement in China) (Kenneth S. Chang [3]) –上海オフィスのマネージング・パートナーであるChang弁護士が中国における知財権利行使の環境およびそれに基づいた戦略についてご紹介します。The globalization of China’s economy and emergence of an enormous consumer base in China reaffirms the need for foreign companies to obtain and assert intellectual property rights within China.Mr. Chang, an Intellectual Property litigator and the managing partner of Kilpatrick Townsend’s Shanghai office, will discuss the IP enforcement environment in China and provide helpful strategies for protecting Japanese companies’ IP rights in China.
  • 特許ポートフォリオの価値を引き出す方法 (Pre-Litigation Patent Negotiations and Other Means of Extracting Value from Your Portfolio) (Babak S. Sani [4]) – サンフランシスコ・オフィスのパートナーであるSani弁護士が特許交渉および特許売買に関し現在の動向をふまえた特許の収益化についてご紹介します。Mr. Sani, a partner in the San Francisco office of Kilpatrick Townsend whose practice focuses on negotiations and other transactions involving patents, will address the current state of the patent market in general and the evaluation of patents in the contexts of licensing and sales/acquisitions in particular.



Simultaneous translation services will be provided.


Who Should Attend?
In-house counsel, benrishi, business managers, patent agents, patent engineers and others tasked with understanding and managing patent litigation and strategy will benefit from this timely analysis of recent and upcoming changes in U.S. law.

Our panel discussion will be followed by a cocktail reception for our honored clients, special guests, and colleagues.


RSVP by 2016年10月14日

斎藤 律子  e-mail :saito.ritsuko@kilpatricktownsend.jp
電話 :03-3507-5609 / FAX :03-3507-8668

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Ritsuko Saito at rsaito@kilpatricktownsend.com.