Presentations

  • "ADR Involving Intellectual Property Disputes," panel chair and presenter, co-sponsored by the American Arbitration Association, the Intellectual Property Association of Chicago, and the Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology of the DePaul College of Law, DePaul College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, October 5, 2016.

  • "Using ADR to Resolve IP Disputes," presenter, American Intellectual Property Law Association, 2015 Spring Meeting, Los Angeles, California, May 1, 2015.
  • "Malpractice Issues in IP Cases," presenter, 7th Annual Program, Ethics in the Practice of Intellectual Property Law, sponsored by John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, April 24, 2015.
  • "IP Update: Patent Law Reform," panel chair and presenter, InsideCounsel's SuperConference 2012, Chicago, Illinois, April 23, 2012.
  • "Patent Litigation," panel chair and presenter, Corporate Intellectual Property Law Conference, Law Bulletin Seminars, Chicago, Illinois, February 8, 2012.
  • "Trial by Arbitration: The Arbitration Process from Three Perspectives," panel chair and presenter, Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, November 2011.
  • "Using ADR to Resolve IP and Licensing Disputes," panel chair and presenter, Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago, Chicago-Kent College of Law, October 2011.
  • "Patent Mismarking - 2010 and Beyond," panel moderator and presenter; discussed current patent trends at the Law Bulletin Corporate IP Conference on February 8, 2011.
  • "False Patent Marking," panel chair and presenter, Corporate Intellectual Property Law Conference, Law Bulletin Seminars, Chicago, Illinois, May 2010.
  • "Rule 50 Requirements on Appeal and Traps of Rule 50, F.R.Civ.P. The Need, and How to, Preserve JMOL and New Trial Positions for Consideration on Appeal," Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago, DePaul University School of Law, May, 2010
  • "Intellectual Property Risk Management,” Practising Law Institute, September 2009.
  • "IP Risk Management: Professional Responsibility, Conflicts, and Malpractice," Chicago Bar Association, February 2009. 
  • "Using ADR to Resolve IP and Licensing Disputes," 2008 Licensing Executives Society Annual International Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 2008.
  • "Jury (De)Selection in Federal Courts," Litigation Skills II, Law Bulletin Seminars, Chicago, Illinois, May 2008. 
  • "Intellectual Property Arbitration – Demystifying the Process: What You Should Know," Broadcast Webinar, December 2007. 
  • "The Federal Circuit Court’s Recent Decision: In re Seagate Technology," Law Seminars International, August 2007. 
  • "Developing an Integrated Intellectual Property Strategy," speech presented at the Richard T. Farmer School of Business Administration, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, February 2007. 
  • "Ethical Issues In the Practice of Law," speech presented to the Washburn University School of Law, October 2006. 
  • "Intellectual Property Issues in the Business Environment," speech presented at the Richard T. Farmer School of Business Administration, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, February 2004. 
  • "Expert Witnesses in the Courtroom," speech presented at the Washburn University School of Law, October 2003. 
  • "Overview of Intellectual Property," speech presented at the Richard T. Farmer School of Business Administration, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, February 2003. 
  • "New Developments in Copyright Law," speech presented at the DePaul University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, November 2002. 
  • "Intellectual Property Issues in Distance Learning Settings," speech presented to the North Suburban Higher Education Consortium, Chicago, Illinois, February 2001. 
  • "Intellectual Property Issues in International Trade," speech presented to the Industrial Club of Mexico, Mexico City, June 1999. 
  • "Intellectual Property Issues in the E-commerce Environment," E-commerce Seminar, sponsored by Mayer, Brown & Platt, New York City, New York, January 1999. 
  • "Intellectual Property in the International Marketplace," Pressure Sensitive Tape Council, Chicago, May 1996. 
  • "Introduction to the Effective Use of Statistical Analyses in Intellectual Property Litigation," Intellectual Property Litigation Update, sponsored by Coopers & Lybrand L.L.P., Chicago, March 1996. 
  • "Patent Damages — Should the Georgia Pacific Approach be Scrapped?" Licensing Executives Society, Waikoloa, Hawaii, October 1994. 
  • "Ethical Considerations in the Practice of Intellectual Property Law," Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association, Dubuque, Iowa, October 1992. 
  • "The Use of Expert Witnesses in Complex Technology Litigation," Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association, Dubuque, Iowa, October 1992. 
  • "Complex Technology Related Litigation," Kansas Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Topeka, Kansas, March 1991. 
  • "Effects of United States Antitrust Law on Patent Law," Japanese Intellectual Property Owners Association, Tokyo and Osaka, May 1991. 
  • "The Discoverability of Documents Prepared for Alternative Dispute Resolution Proceedings," American Bar Association Annual Meeting, Section of Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Law, Honolulu, August 1989. 
  • "Hybrid License Agreements in the Circuit Courts of Appeal: The Demise of Contract Principles," American Intellectual Property Law Association, Pittsburgh, Pa., May 1987.