Presenters


 
Edward Anderson: Sidley Austin LLP
         
Robert W. Bahr: (Acting) Associate Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy
   
Robert Barr: Executive Director of BCLT

David Bloch: Winston & Strawn LLP
          
Bill Galliani: Cooley LLP
       
Elaine Gin: USPTO Attorney-Advisor
  
Stuart Graham: USPTO Chief Economist
        
G. Hopkins Guy: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Julie Holloway: Latham & Watkins LLP
        
Michael Jacobs: Morrison and Foerster LLP
          
Mark Lemley: Professor of Law, Stanford University
 
Kathi Lutton, Fish & Richardson P.C. 
   
Roderick McKelvie: Covington & Burling LLP
 
Peter S. Menell: Professor of Law, UC Berkeley and BCLT Director
        
Robert Merges
: Professor of Law, UC Berkeley Law and BCLT Director
 
Matthew D. Powers: Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
 
Teresa Stanek Rae: Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO
   
Rob Sterne: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.   
 
Sheila Swaroop: Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP
 
Lee Van Pelt: Van Pelt, Yi & James LLP
        
Scott Weidenfeller: Office of the Solicitor, USPTO



Also joining the discussion are judges from:

  
   •  Northern District of California
   •  Central District of California
   •  District of New Jersey
   •  Northern District of Illinois
   •  Eastern District of Texas