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Rachel K. Hunnicutt, Partner, Wiley Rein to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Best Strategies and Practical Tips in Winning Paragraph IV Disputes Live Webcast

Jersey City, NJ, May 12, 2017 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Rachel K. Hunnicutt, Partner, Wiley Rein will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Best Strategies and Practical Tips in Winning Paragraph IV Disputes.” This event is scheduled for June 13, 2017 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

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About Rachel K. Hunnicutt
Rachel has extensive experience in all phases of Hatch-Waxman patent litigation. In addition, she also advises clients on a wide range of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory matters, including life cycle management issues such as market exclusivity periods, Orange Book patent listings, and patent term extensions.

About Wiley Rein
Wiley Rein is a dominant presence in Washington, DC, with more than 240 attorneys and public policy advisors. Our firm has earned international prominence by representing clients in complex, high-stakes regulatory, litigation, and transactional matters. The firm operates at the intersection of politics, law, government, business, and technological innovation, representing a wide range of clients—from Fortune 500 corporations to trade associations to individuals—in virtually all industries, including energy, manufacturing, defense, aerospace, intelligence, information technology, professional services, telecommunications, health care, A&E, and construction. Many of the firm’s lawyers and public policy advisors have held high-level positions in the White House, on Capitol Hill, and in federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the U.S. Department of Justice. In addition, several of our attorneys also have active high-level security clearances.

Event Synopsis:
The Paragraph IV litigation landscape is continuously evolving and transforming, with recent Supreme Court patent decisions on construction, personal jurisdiction and 101 patent eligibility and other uncommon circumstances affecting critical Paragraph IV components. Recent legal and regulatory changes, updates on PTO grant procedures, and the ever complex settlement landscape under Actavis are significant factors that also contribute to the drastic changes in the pharmaceutical patent practice.

In this live webcast, a panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the significant and latest issues impacting every aspect of Paragraph IV litigation. Speakers will also offer best strategies and practical tips on how to meet these challenges head-on and win a Paragraph IV dispute.

Key topics include:

Claim Construction and the Cuozzo Decision
Personal Jurisdiction Issue
Continuing Impact of 101 Patent Eligibility
ANDA Litigation and PTO Post Grant Procedures
Strategies for Section viii Carve-outs
Paragraph IV Court Decisions and Settlements

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:
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