IP Counsel Cafe will hold its first conference in Boston on November 16-17, 2011. The focus of the conference will be "Patent Values Out of Control: What Does it Mean For Your Company?". Sughrue Partner, John Rabena, will join a prestigious group of in-house counsel on a panel discussing NPE Litigation and Alternative Strategies. The panel will explore how to negotiate and settle cases brought about by NPE's and will discuss recent experiences and explore alternative strategies.
Also joining the conference will be Ellen Smith, senior associate in the Electrical Mechanical Practice group. Ellen will lead the "Patent Prosecution Bootcamp: Save Time and Money! Get Your Application Right the First Time". This workshop will cover the basics of patent prosecution as well as tips for avoiding sloppy mistakes in written descriptions.
For information on how to register for this conference, please visit www.ipcounselcafe.com