At The Podium

IP Strategies: Practical Applications

2014 Corporate Counsel Seminar
Clifford C. Dougherty, III
John A. Kenney

Patent attorney Cliff Dougherty and trial lawyer John Kenney speak on the topic of “IP Strategies: Practical Applications” at McAfee & Taft’s 2014 Corporate Counsel Seminar in Oklahoma City, OK. Topics included:

  • Practical effects of the America Invents Act on patent acquisition and patent litigation strategies
  • Trademark clearance steps
  • Benefits of federal trademark registration
  • The trademark owner’s duty to police marks
  • Key IP provisions in employee, consultant, master service, joint research and development, asset purchase, and website and software development agreements
  • Types of IP legal opinions
  • General IP do’s and don’ts
  • DOL investigations of retirement plans: What are they looking for? What questions do they ask?
  • Current DOL investigations of health plans: What are they looking for? What questions do they ask?
December 4, 2014
Oklahoma History Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma