LES Austin/Hill Country Chapter Presents:
Best of LES in 2019
Select Highlights of the 2019 LES Annual Meeting
Thursday, December 12, 2019
300 W. 6th Street Suite 1700
Austin, TX 78701
Come for an evening with your colleagues involved in tech transfer and IP commerce. If you missed the recent 2019 LES annual meeting, we will cover select highlights of the meeting. Our program will be a fast-paced review of opportunities for the Licensing Executive Society to bring value to your professional practice whether you are an attorney, broker, business consultant or CTO. Some of these topics include:
• Select highlights of the LES Annual Meeting;
• Some Key Resources you can access--including current Economic Survey results for licensing deals;
• Webinars on timely topics accessible to members and non-members--including “Play on demand” webinar archives where you can tap into expert advice on the topics you need.
Our forum, food and drinks are generously underwritten by McKool Smith
Steve Pollinger is a Principal in the Austin office of McKool Smith. Steve is a trial lawyer and registered patent attorney who has focused on patent cases and other intellectual property litigation for over 25 years. Steve’s practice is nationwide, at trial and on appeal. He has won courtroom victories in cases involving diverse software, electronics, and medical device technologies. Steve holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering, which allows him to understand the disputed technologies and to reduce the disputes to explanations and themes that are readily understood and compelling in the courtroom.
Jack Lu is the Founding Partner & Chief Economist of IPMAP. An economist and financial analyst with an engineering background, he specializes in royalty determination and damage analysis for litigation in intellectual property including patents and trade secrets. Equipped with a CIPP/US certificate, Jack also provides economic and financial consulting in Article III standing, class certification, and damage/settlement estimate for litigation and regulatory procedures involving data loss, privacy breach, and security incident. He is a veteran financial analyst and valuation expert, and has extensive experience in valuing patents, trade secrets, data assets, data-intensive platforms/companies, and other intangible assets for licensing, transaction, financing (VC & PE), M&A, equity investment, and distressed assets investment. Jack’s research and consulting services deliver valuation reports, pre-transaction studies, fairness opinions, market & competition analysis, pre-litigation & pre-assertion assessments, settlement & mediation packages, damage contentions, and damage expert reports.
This event is generously sponsored by:
The Austin chapter uses online registration for members and non-members and accepts payment by credit card. Members should login to the registration page with their LES online account.
Contact LES at (703) 234-4059 for assistance.
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