New York, NY, February 13, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast entitled: Patent Acquisitions – When Are They HSR Reportable?. This two-hour event is scheduled on April 9, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (ET).
The Knowledge Group has developed a panel of key thought Leaders and practitioners to help companies understand the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) rules for patent acquisitions, including the new rules of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for exclusive pharmaceutical patent licenses. The program will cover the most significant topics involved along with a Q&A panel to whom the attendees' questions will be addressed.
Key Topics includes:
− The HSR Act: An Overview
− The "Size of Transaction" Test
− The "Size of Parties" Test
− Patents as "Assets" Whose Acquisition May Be Reportable
− Patent Acquisitions in the Pharmaceutical Industry: What Is New and What Is Not under the Amended Rules?
− Impact and Key Risks
− Compliance Issues
− Up-to-Minute Regulatory Updates
Ropes & Gray LLP
Deidre J. Johnson
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Christopher A. Williams
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Ngoc Pham Hulbig
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