Attorney Anthony Biller of Coats & Bennett to Participate in Panel for Campbell Law Annual Symposium

Annual Symposium, Hosted by Campbell Law Review on March 16, to Address Issues of Global Convergence in Intellectual Property

Cary, NC, March 11, 2012 --( Coats and Bennett, PLLC (, an intellectual property law firm, has announced that Anthony Biller, an attorney with the firm, will moderate a panel discussion at the Campbell Law Review’s Annual Symposium on “The New Global Convergence: Intellectual Property, Increasing Prosperity, and Economic Networks in the 21st Century” on Friday, March 16 at 9 a.m. The panel will be a question-and-answer session designed to provide insight into global convergence from a practitioner’s perspective. The all-star panel includes Ken Hammer, general counsel and vice president of corporate affairs at DataFlux; Rob Tiller, vice president & assistant general counsel for Red Hat; Kathy Twiddy, vice president and senior associate general counsel for Quintiles; Eric Wolff, commercial officer for the U.S. Export Assistance Center; and Maury Tepper of Tepper & Eyster, PLLC;.

At Coats and Bennett, Biller counsels clients in patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation in courts throughout the United States. He is admitted to the practice of law in and appears before the State and federal courts of North Carolina, as well as the U.S. Court of Claims, and before the Federal Courts of Appeal for the Federal, Fourth, Sixth, and Eleventh Circuits and the U.S. Supreme Court. Biller has served as an attorney with Coats and Bennett since September 2000 and is a member of the Campbell Law School faculty teaching intellectual property.

“This panel will be an informative discussion about what practitioners – specifically private and corporate attorneys – should keep in mind regarding global convergence and its impact in the intellectual property arena,” Biller said. “I will moderate through a Q&A format a discussion among these distinguished panelists regarding challenges to maintaining and protecting IP in the global marketplace, insights on dealing with foreign IP disputes, trends in IP law, and related topics.”

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