New York, NY, October 30, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Janet S. Hendrickson, Ph.D., Partner, Senniger Powers LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Strategic Patent Portfolio and Lifecycle Development for Pharma & Biotech Industries in 2016.” This event is scheduled for March 29, 2016 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://theknowledgegroup.org/strategic-patent-portfolio-and-lifecycle-development-for-pharma-biotech-industries-in-2016-live-webcast-2/
About Janet S. Hendrickson
Janet S. Hendrickson is a Partner at Senniger Powers LLP in St. Louis, Missouri. She specializes in intellectual property law, particularly, in patent related issues, including the development, management, and enforcement of worldwide patent portfolios for pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotech companies. Dr. Hendrickson also frequently prepares opinions on infringement and validity and counsels her clients on freedom to operate involving their commercial products. Dr. Hendrickson speaks frequently on a variety of IP related topics and is currently serving on the Council, the policy-making body, of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the American Bar Association (ABA). Dr. Hendrickson received her J.D. from the University of Toledo, her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and her B.A. in Chemistry from Cornell College. She is admitted to practice in the state of Missouri and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
About Senniger Powers LLP
Senniger Powers is the largest intellectual property law firm in Missouri. We specialize in the preparation and prosecution of patents, copyrights and trademarks, and related litigation, representing all types of businesses from Fortune 500 companies to small start-ups, in each of the core technology areas – chemical, life sciences, mechanical and electrical. The diverse technical capabilities of our professionals help serve clients in a wide array of industries including pharmaceuticals, life sciences, chemicals, mechanical arts, electronics, computer systems and software. The firm has an active litigation practice including several full-time intellectual property litigators, and many others in supporting roles. Our collaborative approach, combined with our technical experience, allows us to deliver insightful counsel, unique solutions and exceptional client service. Therefore, we are able to help our clients achieve a competitive advantage through strategic management of their IP portfolios.
The relentless transformation of generic competition seems to pose a threat for pharma and biotech lifecycles. With its growing complexity, companies with poor product lifecycle management strategies are more likely to be exposed to legal challenges and revenue risks. Thus, it is crucial for companies to establish and maintain a robust life cycle management strategies to minimize possible loss and liabilities.
In a two-hour live Webcast, a panel of key thought leaders, professionals and regulators assembled by The Knowledge Group will help the audience understand the most significant issues with respect to portfolio strategies in pharmaceutical and biotechnology patent lifecycle management and development. The panel will also share their expertise and insights on how to best maintain an effective and efficient patent portfolio in biotech and pharma lifecycle.
Key topics include:
• Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Patent Life Cycles - An Overview
• Patent Term Adjustments for Biotech and Pharma
• Role of PTA in Biotech and Pharma Patent Life Cycle
• Patent Term Extensions
• Patentability and Implications for Life Sciences Innovation
• Portfolio Strategies
• Common Risks and Pitfalls
• Up-to-the-minute Regulatory Updates
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/