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Edward A. Pennington, Partner, Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP to Speak at TKG’s "How to Effectively Monetize Your Patent Portfolio: Tips and Strategies Explored!"

New York, NY, April 19, 2019 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Edward A. Pennington, Partner, Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “How to Effectively Monetize Your Patent Portfolio: Tips and Strategies Explored! Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (ET).

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About Edward A. Pennington
Edward A. Pennington is a Partner in the Intellectual Property Practice of Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP. Mr. Pennington has worked exclusively in the field of intellectual property for close to 30 years. During that time he has successfully tried many jury cases to verdict, both on the plaintiff’s side and the defense, in a wide range of technical fields including biotechnology, wireless communication and networking, computer architecture and hardware, software implementing a wide variety of functionality, navigation devices, encryption and cryptography, medical devices, automotive components, ceramic materials and metal alloys, and nuclear engineering. While most of his litigation occurs in federal court, he has tried royalty disputes in state court, and has tried patent cases in the International Trade Commission. His clients over the years have included major universities, U.S. governmental research laboratories, Fortune 50 companies, and independent inventors.

About Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP is a full service, international law firm that advises regional, national and global businesses and individuals on a wide range of legal matters. The Firm’s attorneys provide legal counsel in more than 45 specialized practice areas, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, aviation, banking, construction and employment law.

Founded in 1893, Smith, Gambrell & Russell serves corporate counsel and corporations across the globe from offices in Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; Jacksonville, Florida; London, U.K.; Los Angeles, California; Munich, Germany; New York, New York; Southampton, U.K.; and Washington, D.C.

The firm’s innovative professionals thrive on providing clients with guidance and support to achieve their business goals by offering a comprehensive, diverse range of commercial and business-oriented services. Our client profile includes large and mid-sized, public and private, and domestic and international companies, in a variety of industries. SGR distinguishes itself on three factors: predictability, responsiveness and value.


Event Synopsis:
Patent monetization has now become a key consideration for most companies as licensing and selling their patents can actually generate more revenue. However, due to the evolving Intellectual Property (IP) landscape, companies are faced with a more complex patent valuation process. Erroneous patent analysis could incur potential dilemma significantly affecting business assets. Thus, it is imperative for companies to ensure a doable strategic approach to maximize the potential of their intellectual property.

In this live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders will help companies and patent owners understand the important aspects of this significant topic. Speakers will provide an in-depth discussion of current risk issues surrounding Patent Portfolio Monetization. They will also offer best strategies to effectively and efficiently monetize a patent portfolio.

Key topics include:

Patent Portfolio Monetization: An Overview
Current Trends and Developments
Modes of Monetization
Risks Issues and Pitfalls
Best Patent Valuation Strategies
Legal and Economic Considerations

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
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