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Advanced Patent Law Institute: Silicon Valley


A nationally recognized faculty of leading judges, professors, litigators, patent attorneys and senior IP counsel from major corporations attended the Advanced Patent Law Institute: Silicon Valley (APLISV).

Keker & Van Nest Partner Gene Paige, along with his panelists Lisa Buccino (Senior IP Litigation Counsel at SAP), and Brad Waugh (Managing Counsel, Intel Litigation Group) will present: 

Comparative Patent Litigation: Germany versus the United States
Germany has become a popular choice for patentees who are seeking a venue for patent litigation outside the United States.  This panel will explore some of the major differences between United States and German patent litigation, with an emphasis on what attorneys and clients from each jurisdiction often find surprising about the other.

For more information, please visit the conference website at this link

About Gene Paige
Mr. Paige focuses his practice on complex civil litigation. He successfully defends clients from infringement claims, and prosecutes cases on behalf of innovators who have had the fruits of their labor misappropriated. Mr. Paige has tried more than a dozen criminal and civil cases in state and federal courts, serving as first chair in the majority of those cases.

He has litigated cases that involve cutting-edge technology such as semiconductor fabrication process technology, the co-expression of recombinant DNA, and the use of innovative methods of conducting business online. He enjoys learning about diverse subject matter areas and industries, and then constructing a winning strategy that will serve both the client’s legal needs and its business objectives.