At The Podium

Patent Law Protection

Date: May 11, 2012

Venue: Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center

Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma

In his presentation for the Oklahoma Bar Association’s CLE seminar titled “Intellectual Property Law: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You,” McAfee & Taft intellectual property attorney Matt Gibson provides an update on U.S. patent law protection issues. Topics include:

  • Changes in patent law under the new America Invents Act
  • Employee inventors and patent ownership issues with employers
  • Non-practicing entities (aka “patent trolls”): Who are they and what do they want?