On January 20, 2021, Bunsow De Mory partner Michael Zachary gave a presentation at the Silicon Valley chapter of the Licensing Executives Society and Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association’s 2020 “IP Year in Review” Event. Mr. Zachary provided a summary of latest trends and data in patent litigation, as well as a summary of the major decisions that are likely to impact future patent litigation.
In addition to Mr. Zachary, the following presenters provided additional insights to the virtual gathering:
- Wayne Stacy, head of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) office in Silicon Valley;
- Kent Richardson of Richardson Oliver Insights; and
- Joseph Yang of PatentEsque Law Group LLP.
More about these organizations:
Licensing Executives Society (LES) is a non-profit, professional society of more than 5,000 members in the US and Canada who are involved in the transfer, sale, use and development of intellectual property, including professionals in the fields of law, academics, science and technology, in both government and the private sector. LES USA/Canada is a chapter of LES International with 13,000 members in 97 countries. For over 40 years, the Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association (SVIPLA) has been an active professional association serving members who focus their practice on intellectual property matters including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing, litigation and other related fields.