Jenner & Block

“Model Patent Jury Instructions,” American Law Institute – American Bar Association "Trial of a Patent Case" Advanced Course of Study, Chicago, IL

Jenner & Block Partner Harry J. Roper speaks at ALI-ABA’s 12th annual “Trial of a Patent Case” Advanced Course of Study held September 30 – October 1 at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel in Chicago.  Mr. Roper, Chair of Jenner & Block’s Intellectual Property and Technology Law Practice, will moderate Friday’s “Model Patent Jury Instructions” session and will serve as a panelist at several of the conference’s discussions, including:

Thursday, September 30

10:45 a.m. Claim Construction: Is the Primary Source the Dictionary or the Specification: Issues Raised by Rehearing En Banc of Phillips v. AWH Corp.

2:15 p.m. Defendant’s Argument at Mock Hearing, with Critique and Commentary by Judges.

Friday, October 1

1:15 p.m. A Default Standard for Discovery of Electronic Documents: The Delaware Model.

2:00 p.m. Effective Use of Demonstrative Exhibits in Damages Claims.

2:30 p.m. Model Patent Jury Instructions (Mr. Roper will moderate this discussion).

3:30 p.m. Case Management Issues in Patent Litigation From Filing Through Trial.