Sughrue Attorneys to Lead Oral Hearing and Panel at 2006 Pan European Summit December 7 and 8


The Sughrue firm will be a key partner of this year’s 2nd Pan European Intellectual Property Summit in Brussels.  This unique forum is designed to explore Europe’s IP future and to educate them on the creation of an effective decision making process.  The summit will be held on December 7th & 8th of 2006 and will bring together business leaders from all over Europe, the US and Asia, as well as lawyers, administrators, IP strategy consultants, academics and university technology licensing professionals.

The firm will tackle the subject of Discovery in U.S. Litigation:  Compulsion & Compliance.  This session will feature a mock deposition, hearing and follow up panel discussion.  Our panelist include:  The Honorable Barbara J. Rothstein, Director of the Federal Judicial Center; Mark Boland, Partner, Sughrue Mion, PLLC;  John R. Berres, Vice President and Deputy Director, Intellectual Property, Alcatel; Gregoire Desrousseaux, Avocat, Partner, Hirsch & Associés; and David F. Foster, Member, Miller & Chevalier Chartered. 

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