Friday, February 19
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (PT)

10:00 – 10:10 a.m.


Jim Dempsey, BCLT Executive Director

10:10 – 11:00 a.m.

Presentation: Design Patent Law’s Identity Crisis

Professor Peter S. Menell

Ella Corren 

11:00 a.m. – noon

Academic Panel

Moderator: Professor Mark Janis, Indiana University Bloomington Law School

Professor Shyamkrishna Balganesh, University of Pennsylvania Law School

Professor Christopher Buccafusco, Yeshiva University Law School

Professor Sarah Burstein, University of Oklahoma Law School

Professor Mark McKenna, University of Notre Dame Law School

Professor Joshua Sarnoff, DePaul University Law School

noon – 12:10 p.m.


12:10 – 1:30 p.m.

Practitioner/Comparative Law Panel

Moderator: Christopher Carani, McAndrews

Professor Estelle Derclaye, The University of Nottingham Law School

Elizabeth Ferrill, Finnegan

Jack Hicks, Womble, Bond, Dickinson

Charles Mauro, Mauro Usability Science

Perry Saidman, Saidman DesignLaw Group

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.


Professor Peter S. Menell

Ella Corren 

2:00 p.m.




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