Education

  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., with honors, Journal of International Law and Economics, editor
  • The Johns Hopkins University, Graduate Study
  • University of Virginia, B.S.E.E.

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Languages Spoken

  • Mandarin Chinese
Who We Are

Susan P. Pan

Cory Van Arsdale Speaks About Intellectual Ventures, LANDSLIDE, Sept/Oct 2015, Vol. 8 No. 1, at 5
Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry (IBMI): Biotechnology Pharmaceutical Seminar, "Effective Litigating a 505(b)(2) of 505(j) case and a Typical Timeline for a litigation under Paragraph IV," Taipei, Taiwan, March 31, 2015 (speech)
The IP Litigator, "Federal Circuit Emphasis on Intrinsic Evidence: Prelude to More Predictable and Economic Claim Construction." January/February 2015 issue
May, 2014, Intellectual Property Magazine, "Patent exhaustion: stopping the enemy at the gate."
March, 2014, Intellectual Property Today "Encouraging the Exchange and Disclosure of Ideas by Providing Reliable and Easily Accessible Ways of Determining the Actual Inventors and Authors."
ACC-SD Roundtable Discussion Group - Technology/Licensing - "Top Ten Things to Know About Doing Business in China" November 5, 2013 (speech)
September 2013: Tips for Successful IP Collaboration in China
June 2013: Analysis In 1st AIA Ruling Should Have Gone Deeper
America Invents Seminar China, topic: "Overview of Federal District Court Litigation, including motions practice and jury trials." Peking University, Beijing, China. May 17-19, 2013 (speech)
March 2013: Diversity in IP Law: Views from the Corporate Perspective.
December 2012: Business Method Patents at the Dawn of Patent Reform: How the America Invents Act Will Impact Financial Services Patents
July 2012: 4 Common Patenting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
April 2012: America Invents Act: Challenging Patents, Post Grant Review and More
March 2012: AIA Considerations in the Electronics Industry, Sughrue Symposium, Akron Law School
March 2012: MCCA CLE: Patenting in China – Balancing the 3P’s (Protectionism, Piracy and Policy)
January 2012: Requirements and Caveats of the AIA's "Prior User Rights"
January 2012: AIA Considerations in the Software and Electronics Industries (Delhi, India)
November 2011: Interview with Chief Administrative Law Judge Paul Luckern, International Trade Commission
October 2011: America Invents Act of 2011: Consideration for the Toys and Games Industry
April 2011: Considerations in Patenting in the Telecommunications Industry (Bangalore, India)
April 2011: Consideration of Hybrid Use of Trade Secret and Patents for Green Technology, ABA-IPL ‎Meeting on Intellectual Property Law.‎
April – June 2010: Patents in the Toy and Games Industry, Parts 1-3
January 2010: Patenting of Software and Electronic Technologies in the U.S.
Hybrid Use of Trade Secret and Patent Protection in Green Technology
How to protect your IP with patents: 10 tips
"Using Legal and Market Principles to Expand or Contract the Damages Pool in Medical Device Litigation", Medical Design Magazine, October 2009
More Objective Patent Damages Assessments
Patent Valuations Before M&A Deals
IP's Impact on M&A and Corporate Values
Protecting Your Intellectual Property Overseas
McKesson - The Ghost of New Rules Past
Recent Patent Decisions in the Intermediate People's Court of China
Considerations for Modifying Inter-Partes Reexam and Implementing Other Post-Grant Review
Patent Valuations: Bridging Matters of Finance and Law
The Intersection Between Damages Recovery under the Patent Marking Statute and Prosecution Practice
Appealing a Rejection at the Patent Board of Appeals: Analysis of Recent Board Decisions and Non-Appeal Alternatives
Patent Damage Assessments After Rite-Hite and Grain Processing
"Construing Section 112 Paragraph 6 Claim Elements" (Sughrue Review, Nov. 1999) (publication)
"Means Plus Function Claim Limitations: A Panacea or a Trap for the Literalist" (Sughrue Review, Oct. 1997) (publication)
Supreme Court Holds Oral Arguments on Two Cases Related to Inter Partes Review
The Legal Implications for Privies, as compared to Real Parties in Interest, in Patent Office Post-Grant Proceedings
U.S. Supreme Court to review Constitutionality of Inter Partes Review (IPR)