Kilpatrick Stockton partner Steve Gardner will discuss important patent cases from the first half of 2007 and what opinions in those cases mean to in-house counsel. Practical tips will be provided for patent litigation, opinions, prosecution, and licensing. Topics discussed will include:

  • the impact of the Supreme Court's KSR opinion on obviousness standards;
  • the Supreme Court's decisions in AT&T and MedImmune;
  • the lower standard for declaratory judgment jurisdiction under MedImmune and Sandisk;
  • the impact of the Federal Circuit's McKesson opinion on Information Disclosure Statement practice;
  • the Federal Circuit's claim construction opinions; and
  • many others.

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