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Kilpatrick Townsend Hosts ACC San Diego’s First 2016 Technology & Licensing Roundtable
SAN DIEGO (February 18) – On February 11, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton hosted the Association of Corporate Counsel’s (ACC), San Diego Chapter, First Technology & Licensing Roundtable in 2016. Over 25 in-house legal counsel from the San Diego area attended the event.
Kilpatrick Townsend Partner Kandace Watson and George Ng, Chief Legal Officer of Sorrento Therapeutics, led the roundtable discussion among experienced in-house counsel. The roundtable discussion provided an open dialogue around ideas and opportunities to improve the process for completing technology and IP licenses.
Ms. Watson heads the Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities and Corporate Team in Southern California and leads the Corporate Department's Southern California Chemical & Life Sciences and Medical Devices Teams. She has extensive experience representing companies, corporate boards and executives in complex transactions, in numerous industries, with an emphasis on healthcare and pharmaceutical, internet and media, biomedical, software and technology, oil and gas-petrochemicals and food and beverage companies. Ms. Watson is the Sponsor Chair of ACC San Diego’s Technology/Licensing Practice Committee.
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