A "Design Around" Demonstration
Lunch hour presentation related to a topic of patent infringement analysis
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The presentation will include an analysis of an expired patent, a synopsis of the infringement analysis and some hypothetical designs. We will discuss claim interpretation, the doctrine of equivalents, the doctrine of prosecution history estoppel, legitimate design-around activities, and techniques for avoiding legitimate design-arounds.
Lunch will be served
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Greer Burns & Crain
300 S. Wacker Dr., Suite 2500
Chicago, IL 60606
Through June 24:
LES Member: $20.00
LES Student Member: $10.00
After June 24:
LES Member: $25.00
LES Student Member: $15.00
Patrick G. Burns, Greer, Burns & Crain
Patrick G. Burns is a founding shareholder at Greer, Burns & Crain in Chicago. The emphasis within his practice today is patent prosecution and opinions.
An accomplished intellectual property attorney in the United States, Mr. Burns has handled litigation involving a variety of intellectual property disputes in the Federal Circuit, Federal District Courts, and the International Trade Commission.
Mr. Burns is a prolific author and lecturer on intellectual property rights, and has taught in a seminar for the Patent Resources Group entitled “’Designing Around’ Valid U.S. Patents” since 1994.
Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell since 1984, Mr. Burns was named an Illinois Super Lawyer by Law & Politics Magazine and a Leading Lawyer by the Chicago Law Bulletin.
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