New York, NY, April 24, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Charles Larsen, Partner with White & Case LLP, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Remarkable 2017 Actavis Decisions and Its Implications.” This event is scheduled for May 17, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/remarkable-2017-actavis-decisions/
About Charles Larsen
Charles (Chuck) Larsen is an Intellectual Property partner based in the Firm's Boston office, with a dual practice in London. He concentrates his practice on providing strategic patent advocacy and is licensed to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the European Patent Office (EPO), U.S. district court, and the UK High Court.
His patent practice includes a wide range of strategic areas, including patent portfolio development, particularly in international settings; multijurisdictional disputes; conducting patent validity; infringement and freedom to operate studies; and IP due diligence in the US and Europe. He advises clients in inter partes review, European oppositions, other post-grant proceedings, and U.S. and European litigation strategies. He has served as counsel of record in 23 Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) proceedings and reexaminations and in numerous EPO oppositions. Chuck's practice also includes portfolio due diligence for equity investments and acquisitions, working with clients to structure their transactions to address the intellectual property risks involved. A significant part of his practice involves advising clients on developing and positioning strategic patent portfolios for licensing and litigation.
About White & Case LLP
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Join a panel of key thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group as they delve deeper into the implications of the most remarkable Supreme Court Actavis decision that has greatly impacted the scope, interpretation and enforcement of patents in the UK. Listen as they give highlights to the significant issues, trends and updates surrounding this topic, including its implications for the rest of Europe and practice before the EPO, and whether it will converge with the U.S. system. Speakers will also go beyond the basics and provide practical tips and strategies to avoid potential risks and pitfalls.
Key topics include:
• UK Actavis Court Decision – An Overview
• Comparison to the U.S. and Europe
• How to implement it in oral proceedings and submissions before the EPO
• Other Trends, Updates and Developments
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/