Cox and Watson to Present During the LES Annual Meeting

October 25, 2015
New York, NY

Pamela L. Cox and Julie M. Watson will present during the Licensing Executives Society’s 2015 Annual Meeting, which takes place from October 25-28, 2015 in New York, NY. For the full meeting schedule, click here.

Monday at 4:15: "Challenges in Negotiating Global License Agreements: U.S. v. European Jurisdictions"

  • Pamela Cox, Partner, Chair of IP Transactions, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • Haley French, Commercial Director & General Counsel, Apitope Technology

Join us to explore the U.S. and European legal landscape in key areas affecting life sciences deals. We’ll be sharing strategies to minimize unintended effects, and provide real-life examples showing how businesses are dealing with these issues.

Wednesday at 9:00: "Developing a Uniform NDA for LES"

  • Matthew Raymond, President, Kaenn Technologies
  • Julie Watson, Special Counsel, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • Paul A. Stewart, Managing Director, PASCO Ventures LLC
  • Halina Dziewit, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
  • Stephanie Miller, Director, Technology Transfer & Commercialization, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Jay Reilly, Saul Ewing LLP

LES Industry-University-Government Interface sector formed a working group to create a uniform non-disclosure agreement to help speed initial information exchanges. The working group will present the new IUGI Uniform NDA and discuss specific issues and the process that led to their recommendation of this new document.

LESI Life Science Committee Meeting

All are welcome to attend the LESI Life Science Committee Meeting October 26 from 8:45-9:15 a.m. to learn about volunteer opportunities and upcoming committee activities.

Learn more about Marshall Gerstein’s speakers:

Pamela Cox, partner and chair of IP Transactions, concentrates on counseling related to intellectual property transactions, protection and transfer for clients ranging from multinational corporations to non-profit institutions. She is "highly recommended" for licensing, and described as one of "The World's Leading IP Patent and Technology Licensing Lawyers" by Intellectual Asset Management. Active in the profession, Ms. Cox serves on the Board of Governors of Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP), holds leadership positions within Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM), Licensing Executives Society (LES) and Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), and serves as an adjunct professor at Northwestern University School of Law.

Julie Watson concentrates on counseling related to intellectual property transactions with a particular emphasis on technology startups and university technology transfers. As a licensing professional with over 25 years of experience structuring complex intellectual property transactions in-house, Ms. Watson has a deep appreciation of clients' needs and knows how to deliver strategic solutions.