Pamela Cox to Conduct Mock Mediation of IP License Dispute at AUTM 2018 Annual Meeting

February 20, 2018
Phoenix, AZ

Pamela L. Cox, Chair of Marshall Gerstein’s IP Transactions practice, will join Adam Rattray, Head, Information and External Relations Section, World Intellectual Property Organization, Robin Rasor, Executive Director, Office of Licensing and Ventures, Duke University, John Ritter, Director, Office of Technology Licensing, Princeton University, Russell Levine, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Charles C. Valauskas, Legal Counsel, Valauskas Corder LLC, to exemplify a typical WIPO mediation at the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) 2018 Annual Meeting.

AUTM 2018 Annual Meeting
“Front Row: IP Licensing Dispute Mock Mediation”
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
9-10:30am MT

In the context of intellectual property, alternative dispute resolution (ADR) procedures (such as mediation and arbitration) can be particularly advantageous, especially for intellectual property related contractual disputes involving parties from different jurisdictions. This panel will conduct a mock mediation between a university and a business, followed by a presentation on the essential features of mediation, and ADR pros and cons compared with court litigation.

To learn more about the AUTM 2018 Annual Meeting, click here.

Pamela L. Cox concentrates on counseling related to intellectual property transactions, protection, and transfer for clients ranging from multinational corporations to non-profit institutions. As a patent attorney who has managed intellectual property portfolios in-house, Ms. Cox understands her clients’ intellectual property and agreement needs, and remains passionately engaged until achieving their strategic objectives. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors of Global Healthcare Innovation Alliance Accelerator (GHIAA), Ms. Cox is Chairman-elect to the Board of Governors of Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP), an international delegate for the Licensing Executives Society USA/Canada (LES), Vice Chair of the External Relations Committee for the Licensing Executive Society International (LESI), Advisor to the Life Science Committee for LESI and Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University Pritzker Law School.